Women rewarding men for being whipped and doused with cold water – no it’s not a Fifty Shades of Gray sequel, it’s Easter in the Czech Republic!
Teddy bears, plush hurts and red roses. Three quite cliche things strongly associated with St.Valentine’s Day. Every coming year retailers are competing against each other trying to invent new, original ways to celebrate the Love. Sad to say, but weekend getaways, spending the 14th of February in a spa or a hotel in a foreign […]
Throughout the year, several public holidays are specific to the Czech Republic so we thought it might be interesting to give you a detailed list of them! But during national holidays, there is limited public transportation on these days and shops might be closed too (big shop like Tesco could be open though). There is […]
9th of January, 19:00-23:00 Swing Bazar Swing Bazar at Dance Studio 7 is for everybody, who likes fashion and dancing. Inspect your wardrobes and bring all the clothing you no longer wear. Clothes swap will be followed by swing dancing night. 10th of January, 16:00 Books Bazar January market with books and magazines at Bio […]
2nd of December – 16:00 Ceremony of Christmas tree lighting at Ortenovo náměstí The local ceremony will start at 16:00. Good chance to compensate the cancellation of the main ceremony at the Old Town Square this year. 12th-13th of December – 10:00-18:00 Christmas market: traditional Czech toys and crafts An exhibition of traditional Czech handmade […]
Christmas tree at Prague’s Old Town Square will be lit up in the early morning hours instead of an official lighting ceremony, which always took place in the evening. This decision has been made by Prague’s authorities to prevent the risk of panic among the crowd. Every year Christmas tree lighting ceremony attracted thousands of people from […]
Week of Science and Technology 1st-15th of November The most extensive science festival taking place around the Czech Republic. You will have the opportunity to attend lectures, exhibitions, excursions, science cafés, the screenings of documentary films, look into scientific workplaces, laboratories and libraries and learn how science is conducted. Take a look at the festival’s program […]