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Renovation of Baroque gem underway in Stromovka Park

Šlechtova restuarace or Šlechta restaurant is a Baroque summer palace located in Prague’s Stromovka Park which has been in disrepair and ruins since the 1960s. Since, then the building weathered fire and floods and remained standing. Now, renovation of the historic gem has begun.

 
 
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Chomutov railway depository shows off…

Around one hundred historical trains, including a mid-19th century steam locomotive, have been placed on display to the…

 
 
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Couple sees fruit of success in New…

Barbora Pokorná and Lukáš Nápravník are two young Czechs who found their second home in New Zealand. The couple has…

 
 
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U Medvídků – A Prague home of beer for…

With a history dating back to the 15th century, Prague’s U Medvídků was in its day frequented by the likes of Jaroslav…

 
 
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A visit to Prague’s first cat café

Situated in Prague’s Žižkov district, the Kočičí Kavárna Freya (or Kočkafé) is a cat café, which opened back in 2014…

 
 
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Rekola five years on: Bold pink bikes…

What began as Rekola, the NGO, is now an NGO-slash-successful socially-conscious business. If you need to get quickly…

 
 
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U Fleků - A legendary Prague pub and…

A hundred years ago there were dozens of small brewing houses across Bohemia and while the majority no longer exist…

 
 
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Prague’s central district warns of…

Airbnb and other sites have radically transformed the Prague accommodation scene. But the most central district of the…

 
 
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A tailor made Prague beer institution

Beer is an important part of Czech culture. Czechs love to drink beer and the country’s numerous pubs are veritable…

 
 
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Strahov Monastery Brewery combines…

Beer is an important part of Czech culture. Czechs love to drink beer and the country’s numerous pubs are veritable…

 
 
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Steamboats celebrate 200 years on…

Two hundred years ago today on June 1, 1817, the first steamboat took to the waters of the Vltava in Prague. The…

 
 
 
 
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