The Best Time to Rent a Flat in the Czech Republic

The interview with that well-known company went well and you’re about to move to the Czech Republic for a new job? Have you been accepted for an exchange period in the country after applying for the Erasmus Programme? First of all: congratulations! We can guarantee that your experience in this country will be unforgettable and […]

How to Keep your Flat Cool in Summer

Living in the Czech Republic means wearing 3 jumpers simultaneously during a cold January evening as well as laying half naked on the Vltava sidewalks on a hot July afternoon. While in the first scenario there’s always a further scarf you can put on, in the second there’s nothing more you can do than getting […]

The End of Procrastination: a Personal Review

I have spent the last months saying: I must learn French. I thought it would be helpful in getting a job in my field of interest (international cooperation) and open up several possibilities in terms of mobility, specifically the Middle East and former French colonies in Africa. Nevertheless, when I had free time I lacked […]

Summer Camps: How to “Get Rid” of Your Kids When Going on Holidays

The summer is coming, we can all feel it. Is finally time to say: goodbye gloomy rainy days when getting wet at the tram stop like monkeys of the Malaysan Rainforest was the daily brunt to bear. With the good season approaching, holidays become part of our everyday discussions with friends and colleagues. “Where are […]

Lease Agreements: A Few Things to Keep in Mind

Living in the Czech Republic is quite a fantastic experience. I couldn’t have imagined myself as satisfied with my stay, so far, as well as the amount of good vibes that can be gained throughout this city’s streets on a daily basis. It’s awesome. After I finally found a place to call home, I immediately […]

No Indoor Smoking Anymore! The New Ban in the Czech Republic

Moving to a new country might be stressful, and some of us know how just two puffs of a cigarette, every now and then, can help in relaxing the nerves after a busy day of study/work. It’s a habit. A good alternative to the classic coffee break?  You can’t have 6 espressos per day, can […]