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PEACHES & COCONUTS

After a road trip through Germany and Austria, we landed in Prague, a city rich with history in the heart of Europe. There we made friends, worked with charities, played referee in sibling fights, and ultimately, started to find the family balance we'd been searching for.

Obersee
Obersee

A natural lake in the Berchtesgadener region of Bavarian

Badmitterndorf, Austria
Badmitterndorf, Austria

Our drive to Prague meandered us through the Austrian Alps

Driving through Austria
Driving through Austria
Vltava River
Vltava River

Driving into Prague we cross over the river at the city center and found our apartment in the Vinohrady neighborhood.

Wenceslas Square
Wenceslas Square

In 1989 a student march in this square led to the country's Velvet Revolution.

Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Old Town Square
Old Town Square
From Above
From Above

Emily looking down from the window of the Old Town Hall tower to the people gathered to watch the Astronomical Clock strike the hour

Lennon Wall
Lennon Wall

Since the 80s, this wall has been adorned with Lennon-inspired graffiti and Beatles lyrics.

The heart of Old Town
The heart of Old Town
Bubbles
Bubbles

The girls always loved to find "The Bubble Man", a guy who created a lucrative business with a couple buckets, dish soap, some sticks, and some string.

Volunteer Day
Volunteer Day

We worked with The Pink Crocodile to build a sensory garden at a preschool for children with disabilities.

Shelter Support
Shelter Support

Another day we made sandwiches for a local homeless shelter.

Train Tracks
Train Tracks

Praha hlavni nadrazi is the busiest train station in the Czech Republic

Prague from Above
Prague from Above

A ride on the city's funicular took us above the city for a spectacular view

Newfound Friends
Newfound Friends

We've stayed connected to Linda, Rostislav and their kids. They spent a few weeks with us in the U.S. last summer.