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The Metro of Prague

The Prague Metro (known as “Pražské metro” in Czech) is an immensely popular means of transport among Czechs and foreign visitors too. It consists of three lines and 61 stations situated all around the city. The metro serves almost two million passengers a day! Prague is the only Czech city which can pride itself on possessing its own rapid transit network, making it the fifth busiest metro system in Europe.

 
 
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Zdeněk Burian

Zdeněk Burian was a Czech painter and illustrator of adventure books. He gained international recognition for his…

 
 
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Czech travellers − Part 3

Every nation has its famous personalities, whose names immediately evoke adventure, exotic destinations and new…

 
 
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The Czech Republic can boast the most…

The 10-crown stamp created by Czech Post and inspired by the motif of the Post Museum won the most prestigious stamp…

 
 
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Czech election 2012 – new regional…

The election, which took place in the Czech Republic in October 2012, brought a change in the balance of political…

 
 
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Johann Gregor Mendel, founding father…

Darwin’s contemporary, discoverer of the basic laws of heredity, monk and also the abbot of the St Thomas…

 
 
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Czech travellers – part 2

Every nation has its famous personalities, whose names universally evoke adventure, exotic countries, travelling and…

 
 
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11 integration centres take care of…

Prague is not only the largest city in the Czech Republic, it is also the city with the highest percentage of…

 
 
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Foreign missions of the Armed Forces of…

By entering the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the European Union, the Czech Republic accepted the obligation…

 
 
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World-famous bijouterie from Jablonec

Bijouterie has been an excellent production article in Bohemia since the 19th century. The best known bijouterie comes…

 
 
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Czech travellers: Part 1

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