Experience the best of the Czech and Slovak Republics with Lonely Planet. With our 6th edition youll discover atmospheric castles on green hilltops, marvel at centuries of architectural majesty in Prague, ski down pristine slopes in the Tatras and relax with a glass of crips, golden beer in historic Plzen. Lonely Planet guides are written by experts who get to the heart of every destination they visit. This fully updated edition is packed with accurate, practical and honest advice, designed to give you the information you need to make the most of your trip. In This Guide: Tailored itineraries to help you plan your trip; Color highlights chapter showcasing the top sights and activities; Outdoors chapter tells you where to cycle, hike and ski.