Author Archives: Lewis Evans

Lewis Evans

About Lewis Evans

Veteran B&R Guide Lewis Evans can ask for a coffee in five European languages. And while this often results in him being served a crusty cheese sandwich, he’s terrific at pretending that’s what he ordered.

Notes from the Road:
Prague to Vienna

To travel between Prague and Vienna, two of Central Europe’s great capital cities, is also to travel in time. more…

Gruner Veltliner: Crown Prince of Austrian Wine

If Riesling is the Habsburgs, Grüner stands Austria’s Crown Prince. The heir apparent, the people’s favourite, lurking behind a marble column or moss-covered oak tree, dagger in hand. more…

Matetic Estate: An Unlikely Journey

It is doubtful that even great-great-grandfather Matetic could have imagined his family’s future success. more…

Prague Sights:
What to See + Do

We couldn’t quite squeeze all the Prague sights Lewis recommended into our Insider’s Guide, but when taken together, they help explain why Prague deserves its reputation as one of Europe’s gems. more…

Insider’s Guide to Prague

Veteran B&R Guide Lewis Evans compiled a B&R-inspired list of things to see and do in Prague that you won’t find in a travel guide. more…

Backstage Pass to Bordeaux & the Dordogne Valley

The riding is smooth, the landscape stunning, the local culture alluring, the feasts incredible, and then there’s the wine. more…


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