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Prague cyclists seek brake on city centre ban

The cyclists’ association Auto*Mat has lodged a court complaint against Prague 1 district council’s move to introduce a daytime ban on bikes in large parts of the city centre. The organisation, which is promoting cycling in the city, has also called on the City Hall to review the matter, arguing that the ban is exaggerated and illegal.

 
 
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Gem on a hill: The Pilgrimage Church of…

Built on a small hill called Zelená hora near Žďár nad Sázavou, it is one of the most spectacular and yet unassuming…

 
 
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Czech explains how health warning…

Jakub Čech is a successful sound engineer who has worked on countless Czech films, but years of work have left him in…

 
 
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Young Czech fulfils his dream of living…

Young entrepreneur Ondřej Slačálek bought a medieval fortress in Malešov, near Kutná Hora, and restored it to its…

 
 
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Louny: A gateway to the Czech Middle…

Louny is a town near Prague with unique Gothic landmarks and a rich history. It is also a gateway to České středohoří…

 
 
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Constantin Kinsky: We Are Romantic…

Constantin Kinsky was born in 1961 in Paris, France, to one of the oldest aristocratic families of Bohemia in French…

 
 
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Duchcov – The last dwelling of Giacomo…

Duchcov Castle or Dux (in the original German) is a place with a proud history dating back 800 years. The castle’s…

 
 
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Friendly guide maps Prague ethnic…

A new project run by a team of foreigners living in Prague aims to map ethnic restaurants in the city. The Czech…

 
 
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Thriving Prague hotels raising prices…

2017 is turning out to be a good year for Prague’s hoteliers, who have managed to raise their prices to previously…

 
 
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Use-It map highlights alternatives to…

Use-It is a European network offering free alternative tourist maps, inviting visitors to get off the beaten path. A…

 
 
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Broadcaster: More and more Czechs…

For many Europeans, summer vacations are no longer limited to the summer, and more and more consumers, including Czechs…

 
 
 
 
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