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New documentary Climbing Higher maps the life of mountaineering legend Radek Jaroš

There are few sports as physically and psychologically demanding as mountaineering, requiring remarkable commitment, readiness, and experience. In mountain climbing, Radek Jaroš is a legend, the only Czech who has completed the Crown of the Himalayas: conquering all 14 of the world’s tallest peaks – all above 8,000 metres.

 
 
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John Mucha: I want to show the world…

John Mucha is the grandson of the famous Czech Art Nouveau painter Alphonse Mucha and president of the Alphonse Mucha…

 
 
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Pavlína O’Toole – US-based author and…

In this week’s Czech Life my guest is Pavlína O’Toole, the Czech-American author of a new book called Čas robinsonů…

 
 
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Letní Letná: Eye over Prague & one of…

Last week, Radio Prague covered the UK’s NoFit State Circus at the Letní Letná festival of contemporary circus; this…

 
 
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New Jan Lukas exhibition reflects huge…

A significant retrospective of the work of the great Czech photographer Jan Lukas has just opened at Prague’s Art in…

 
 
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NoFit State Circus' visually-stunning…

Prague's Letná Park this Sunday sees the return of the Letní Letná festival of contemporary circus - now in its 12th…

 
 
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Sculpture Line summer festival livens…

Foreign visitors arriving at Prague’s Václav Havel International Airport may be surprised to see an outsize Buddha…

 
 
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Plzeň 2015 brings cultural revival…

The project Plzeň – European City of Culture 2015, which kicked off in grand style in January this year, is now at the…

 
 
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Prague houses first exhibition of…

The DOX Centre for Contemporary Art in Prague is currently hosting an exhibition called TRIAL, inspired by the second…

 
 
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Digital radio switched on in Czech…

10:55 on Thursday morning was an important occasion in the history of radio in the Czech Republic as it was the exact…

 
 
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2015 Prague Pride hoping for increased…

The fifth Prague Pride festival of LGBT culture gets underway on Monday and will culminate in a colourful parade…

 
 
 
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