Whether traveling on a romantic getaway to the City of a Hundred Spires or on an epic family getaway to the Czech Republic’s capital, there’s a reason Prague is world-renowned for incredible architecture and history.
For foodie families, Instagram photogs or culture seekers looking for a beautiful meal with a matching view, you’re in luck. Prague boasts both. Take in the sprawling, varied cityscape and views of burnt-orange spires poking through the horizon from the comfort of a fine-dining establishment with this list of world-class restaurants, all offering some of the best views and meals in the city.
Rooftop dining in Prague is a must, but your family would be hard-pressed to find one offering views like U Zlate Studne, or the Golden Well, at the Golden Well Hotel. Walk around town and take a break from the city streets with a bird’s eye view of town below. Located in Lesser Town, also known as Malá Strana and a must-visit on its own, this restaurant boasts international cuisine and 360-degree views.
Located in Old Town Square, Hotel U Prince’s rooftop dining, Terasa U Prince, is open year-round and offers sophisticated style, impeccable service, high-end cuisine and some of the best views in the city. This restaurant is well known with tourists and locals alike and can completely elevate your dining experience in the city — literally.
Located on the rooftop of InterContinental Prague, Zlatá Praha Restaurant is the perfect stop for a breathtaking sunset with the family. Enjoy a happy hour cocktail (or two) and a view for miles, or stick around for a world-class dining experience, reservations recommended. Get a sneak peek of the view here.
On the 66th floor of Tower Park, Oblaca Restaurant’s floor-to-ceiling windows showcase the city from incredible heights. No matter the weather outside, you can enjoy a warm meal inside with views to spare.
While hotel rooftops and high-rise restaurants offer an immersive experience in the heart of the city, this one is a more unique perspective on the outskirts of town. Take a short ride up Petrin Hill by funicular for an exceptional meal at Nebozizek, but be sure to make a reservation as this one is a local favorite. Take in the city from a short distance away from your own hillside table, including menu options showcasing Czech specialties.
With cooler weather and fall colors on its way, it’s time to plan your fall family travels. Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resort PA Wilds in Mansfield is the perfect destination, and with both scary and not-so-scary events, kids and parents alike can celebrate the festive season with trick-or-treating, fall crafts, fun with the Yogi Bear characters and more.
United Airlines is in the midst of a major initiative to modernize its fleet over the next several years. After first announcing the plan in 2021, planes fitted with United’s signature interior are finally beginning to appear across the airline’s narrowbody fleet of Boeing and Airbus planes. United flyers are sure to notice these enhancements from the moment they step on board: Each new or updated plane sports remodeled seats, seatback entertainment screens for everyone, Bluetooth connectivity and more, all adding up to a better experience on every journey.
Oktoberfest is not all about beer. Although beer does play a major role, many of these German-themed fall festivals include activities fun for the whole family. You don’t need to travel to Munich to enjoy the oom-pah bands, lively dances, colorful Bavarian dress and traditional German foods; you can find them in almost all regions of the United States this October. Here are some good choices for families:
Rome is a city full of musts for visitors. You must visit the Colosseum, the Trevi Fountain, the Spanish Steps. And the list goes on, all the way down to trying gelato. No trip to Rome would be complete without the obligatory sweet treat, and for good reason. Gelato is delicious, refreshing and it comes in every flavor you can imagine. But while you can find it just about everywhere you turn in the Eternal City, it’s important to know not all gelatos are created equal. The city is brimming with fakes, and once you know how to tell the difference, not only will you see the fake stuff everywhere, but you will also refuse to settle for less than authentic.
As the only major U.S. airline to own a flight school, United Airlines already hit a major milestone, and now the carrier celebrates another important — and historic — step as the inaugural class of United Aviate Academy pilots graduates, leading the next generation of aviators. The 51 students in the graduating class were majority, at 80 percent, women and people of color — another stride toward United’s goal of training 5,000 new pilots by 2030 with half women or POC.
Looking for a unique, fun and educational activity for the kids during your next family travels? Well, Kidzania has you covered. Located in Dallas, Texas, this city is not only built for kids but also run by kids. It’s unlike any other entertainment parks; in Kidzania, kids learn useful knowledge, skills and experiences, all while having the chance to be independent.