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Miniatures of Brutalist Architecture Under the Old Castle Steps

Many people believe that the architectural style Brutalism means "brutal architecture". However, the...

Once a Baroque Fortification, Now a Café

If you take the streetcar from Malostranská metro station up to the Castle,...

Roast Pork Knuckle With Vegetable Garnish / U Fleků

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Goulash / U Fleků

Goulash / U Fleků / 10 Servings Ingredients

Portheimka, a Statue of a Snake, and a Monument to Ferdinand Peroutka

The Baroque Summer Palace Portheimka was built in 1728 for himself and his family...

27 Executed, 28 Crosses, and One Pardon a Second Before Death

27 men were executed in the Old Town Square. On the pavement in front...

The Poet’s Facade

A new apartment building was built in Bieblova Street in Smíchov a few...

The Only Cubist Newsstand in the World

(Photo: By Pablo Picasso - Museum of Modern...

Jindřich Hudeček – from El Capitan to the Market Leader in Outdoor Equipment

"When I feel that I have a steady hand on the tiller and I can actually just start the intuition, which is already making individual movements, then at that moment the soul leaves the body." Adam Ondra

Babies on the Tower and on Kampa

With its height of 216 meters, the Žižkov Television Tower is the tallest...

Lioness (Jaroslav Róna)

Sculptor Jaroslav Róna is one of the most significant sculptors whose works can be...

The Mirror Chapel and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

If you walk along the Charles Bridge from the Lesser Town to the...

Manhole Covers for Reminding of Communist Oppression

On Kampa Island, there are special manhole covers near...

Two Useful Tips for the Start of Your Vacation in Prague

Do you want to eat cheaply at Václav Havel Prague Airport? Just enter the...

Is That Wall Jagged or Hungry?

One of the many major acts that King Charles IV did in 1348 was...

A Small Dog Weighing 4 Tons

For two weeks only, a giant statue of a dog called "Small Dog" will...

What Does the Seat of the Government of the Czech Republic and the Infant Jesus of Prague Have in Common?

A short distance from the Malostranská metro station and in sight across the...

Paving Stones To Honor the Memory of the Jews

"Stones of the disappeared" or "stones that you must not miss" are brass...

Ocean Liner Over the Rooftops of Wenceslas Square

Let's be honest - anyone who hasn't spent at least one evening in...

Music Concreted in Motion

In 2021, the Czech Philharmonic celebrated 125 years since its foundation - paradoxically at a...

A Triangle of Peace and Relaxation Within Sight of Prague Castle

Just five tram stops from Prague Castle is a...

About a Brewery That Is Only 7 Years Younger Than the “Discovery of America”

Just a short walk from Charles Square is Křemencova Street, which, according to...

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