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U Medvídků – A Prague home of beer for over five centuries

With a history dating back to the 15th century, Prague’s U Medvídků was in its day frequented by the likes of Jaroslav Hašek and Karel Čapek. Today it is a classic, old school beer hall-type pub and one of the best-known purveyors of Budvar in the capital.

 
 
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A ferry nice surprise

A river ferry service across the Vltava, courtesy of the Prague public transit system (MHD) offers those in the Czech…

 
 
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Every year Prague City Tourism highlights selected attractions aimed at drawing more visitors to the Czech capital…

 
 
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The ugly beauty of Ostrava

It’s January and every hotel in Ostrava is fully booked. So what’s pulling the crowd to a city that many Czechs wouldn…

 
 
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Czech ‘BackPackLady’: Travelling in…

In her late 20s Czech traveller Michaela Bugrisová aka. BackPackLady spent more than six months travelling in Asia in…

 
 
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Prague set for end of pier…

The Directorate of Waterways of the Czech Republic is set to invest tens of millions of crowns into the renovation of a…

 
 
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New hourly cut price hotel service to…

A successful French start-up called Dayuse, which sells hotel rooms with cut-price rates by the hour, is set to be…

 
 
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Foreign Ministry launches video to…

Earlier this month the Czech Foreign Ministry launched a five-minute video promoting the Czech Republic or should we…

 
 
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More than half of Segway rental sites…

More than half Prague Segway rental sites have shut down since the Czech capital introduced a ban on the two-wheeled…

 
 
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My Prague – Richard Drury

After over a quarter of a century in the city, curator Richard Drury is a well-known face in Prague’s art world. The…

 
 
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Little old Čáslav

Čáslav is a small town 70 kilometres east of Prague, which lies not far from the historical town of Kutná Hora…

 
 
 
 
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