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Prague Signal Festival looks into the future

The Signal Festival, now in its 6th year, kicks off in Prague on Thursday night. The three day light festival offers visitors over two dozen artistic light installations and video-mappings on three routes in Prague, at indoor and outdoor locations. I asked Jose Pinto, head of Signal’s operations and marketing, to tell me about this year’s highlights.

 
 
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Český Krumlov – An historic but heavily…

The city of Prague is one of the most beautiful in the world but no one visiting the Czech Republic should miss the…

 
 
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My Prague – Bianca Bellová

Bianca Bellová this year won the top Czech literary award Litera Magnesia for her novel Jezero (The Lake), an honour…

 
 
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Nové Hrady: a restoration success story…

Petr Kučera was a successful journalist and later pursued a career in politics. But twenty years ago he decided to swap…

 
 
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Telč marks 25 years as UNESCO site

This year, Prague, along with Telč and Český Krumlov, celebrates 25 years as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In the first…

 
 
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Jihlava - the city of Mahler´s…

The city of Jihlava hides a well-kept secret. Not many people know that one of the best known and admired composers of…

 
 
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Prague Castle opens state rooms…

Prague Castle has opened its doors to the public to see state rooms which were renovated over the course of the summer.…

 
 
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US publication gives Prague top marks…

U.S. News & World Report has just rated Prague as their Best Christmas Vacation, beating out nearby Vienna, which came…

 
 
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Renovation of Baroque gem underway in…

Šlechtova restuarace or Šlechta restaurant is a Baroque summer palace located in Prague’s Stromovka Park which has been…

 
 
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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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