How to Buy Public Transport Tickets “Šalinkarta” for Brno

#LifeInCzechia If you’re planning to move to Brno, navigating the city’s public transport system can be a bit intimidating. However, worry not; I definitely recommend buying a travel pass, which locals call šalinkarta. I’m here to simplify the process of buying prepaid tickets for Brno zones 100 and 101! Residents and frequent travelers commonly use these zones for everyday commuting, making them essential.

Autumn in the Theatre – Where to go in Prague and Brno

#LifeInCzechia The most colorful season of all is here! However, you can hide in the National Theatre in Prague and Brno for those cold and rainy days! Do you want to get lost in the thrilling story of a drama, fill your heart with the warm tones of an opera, or watch the mesmerizing moves of ballet dancers? Check out the new performances in Prague and Brno.

The Asian Cuisine Scene in Brno

#LifeInCzechia While renowned for its rich history, picturesque architecture, and vibrant cultural scene, Brno also boasts a diverse and flourishing Asian cuisine scene that promises to tantalize your taste buds and transport you to the far corners of the continent. In this culinary journey, we will immerse ourselves in the flavors, aromas, and traditions of Asian cuisine as it thrives within the bustling streets of Brno. From authentic Vietnamese Pho, Chinese dim sum, aromatic Indian curries, to savoring the delicate nuances of Japanese sushi and experiencing the fiery spices of Thai cuisine. Brno offers a delightful Asian culinary landscape that everyone should take the time to explore.

Public Libraries in Brno

#LifeInCzechia For readers of any faction it’s not always feasible to continuously purchase books. In those cases it’s vital to know about other resources that will sate their curiosities like libraries. In the city of Brno there are several options of public libraries where anyone is welcome including expats. In this blog post we’ll be exploring which public libraries accept foreigners, the amenities they offer, and the hours of operation.

5 Bookstores in Brno with English Books

#LifeInCzechia Bookstores hold a special place in the hearts of avid readers and literary enthusiasts. The mere sight of towering shelves adorned with books of various genres has a magnetic effect, drawing us into a world of imagination and knowledge. As a foreigner who isn’t fluent in the Czech language and is a lover of […]

Where to Find Animals in the Brno’s City Center?

#LifeInCzechia Brno offers more than just architectural wonders and cultural attractions. There are numerous parks everywhere. Apart from a chance to escape the summer heat and exercise, the parks offer great pastime activities for children. Did you know you can find animals there? And we’re not talking only about birds and squirrels. Find out more in our article!

Why I Chose to Come Back to Brno

#LifeInCzechia I am currently a senior at Pennsylvania State University as a Telecommunications Major with a Digital Media Trends and Analytics Minor through the Bellisario College of Communications. I grew up the daughter of a Marine and had the opportunity to travel to twenty countries, more than half of the United States, and I lived in Okinawa, Japan for two and a half years. During this final Summer before I graduate in December I decided to intern with Foreigners.cz in Brno. I studied abroad last Summer in Brno for six weeks and in that time fell in love with the city, culture, and people. Through that experience I realized that I want to work and live outside of the United States after I graduate.

Discover Architecture in Prague and Brno in a Unique Way

#LifeInCzechia Would you like to learn about history from a different perspective? Are you interested in important social figures of the recent past? Then architecture is a great way how to do both. Do not hesitate and visit the Open House Festival in Brno and Prague. What is it? When is it happening? Find out more in the article.

Czech Meals in Brno, Olomouc and Hradec Králové

#LifeInCzechia If you want to get to know the country well, you should definitely try its typical dishes. For Czechia, it might be cabbage, pork and dumplings (or knedlo vepřo zelo) or some other delicious meals. In today’s article, we will look at the best restaurants with Czech dishes in Brno, Olomouc and Hradec Králové. Check out our list!