Cassie O'Flarherty, our outbound exchange student has been in the Czech Republic for nearly a month now. She is living in the town of Rakovnik and is hosted by the Rotary Club of Beroun, about an hour's drive from her home. She has traveled a little with her host family,  has started school and is learning to speak Czech. She writes extensively about her adventures in her blog, which can be found at .  
Cassie with her host mom and brother at the 12th century Gothic Loket Castle in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic.