Stadium Fires in Prague

Stadium Fires in Prague

I stood in line to buy the beers; there was no riot police inside the stadium – several hundred were standing in groups outside next to vans, ready to arrest and carry-away anyone inciting a disturbance. Behind me, one teenager threw a flying punch into the back of a rival fans head, his other friend pulling the rivals scarf off as the two¬†ran away with it. The victimized futbal (soccer) fan rubbed his head, discombobulated¬†at…

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Absinthe, Cannabis, & Stumbling Responsibly in Prague

Absinthe, Cannabis, & Stumbling Responsibly in Prague

We were at the ‘exhausted’ phase of our trip. We had been traveling non-stop for three months, and had another month ahead of us. Finding ourselves once again in Prague, we strolled through old world streets in an area that was now a spiderweb of merchants and restauranteurs. Bridges dated back to the early 1500’s. Art-nouveau architecture lined every block of the old quarters. And to our right, an absinthe house. We all know of…

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