If you have been living in the Czech Republic for over 5 years, you can apply for a permanent residence permit. Wondering which benefits it can bring? This article represents the first steps towards an answer. For a few months now, there has been a new version of the Czech immigration law. As of 2 August 2021, expatriates who are not covered by their company insurance won’t have another choice but to buy the PVZP insurance. In order to get the same health care insurance as any Czech citizen, you can apply for your permanent residence permit. And save some money.
Author: Estelle Loussouarn
Enter The Fairy Woodland Café in Olomouc: 100% Approved by the Foreigners Team
Today, many of us enjoy working in a nice coffee shop. But it can be a bit tricky to find a quiet place with wi-fi to work efficiently. If you are on a hunt for the perfect coffee place in Olomouc, we might have what you need! Our local team fell in love with a gorgeous coffee place called V Lese, located just a few steps away from the office. They hold many of their team meetings there. Let us introduce you to this amazing place.
How to Become a Czech Citizen: All You Need to Know about Citizenship Certificate
Are you wondering if you’re eligible for Czech citizenship? There are different ways to obtain a Czech passport, including descent, naturalization, and declaration. A Czech passport provides you with many advantages including the freedom to travel to 183 different countries with visa-free access. You would be able to live, work and travel in all 28 member countries of the EU. We have listed requirements for each of the options on how to be granted Czech citizenship.
JobSpin Multilingual Job Fair Face-2-Face Is Coming Back to Brno
Looking for your next job in Brno? After a one-year break due to the coronavirus pandemic, the popular career networking event dedicated to expats and bilingual job seekers is back. JobSpin Multilingual Job Fair Powered by Brno Daily invites all expats and multilingual job seekers to come and market their professional skills to recruiters. Professionals, students, and graduates are welcome. Plus, we will be there with a stand to offer you a free consultation about your expat-related issues.
8 Must-Try Food Trucks in Brno!
Warm summer isn’t over yet and you might want to enjoy a tasty meal outdoors under the sun before chilly autumn days arrive! In Brno, the mobile restaurant’s community keeps growing and offers more and more choices: ice cream, coffee, burger, pasta, and much more. The “food truck” or mobile canteen truck is inspired by the concept that was invented in New York before being imported to Europe. Very fashionable, this new mode of nomadic catering joins fast food with quality and local cuisine. As it is getting more and more trendy in the Czech Republic, we decided to put together a list of our favorite food trailers in the second biggest Czech city.
Stabat Mater Premiere Heading to Brno. Don’t Miss this Breathtaking Ballet!
Theaters in Brno are finally reopening after the pandemic restrictions being relaxed with exciting programs to make your evenings unforgettable. This fall, discover the first of the National Theater Brno (NdB) ballet this season, Stabat Mater. It has now been five years since an awe-inspiring legend of Czech choreography, Pavel Šmok, passed away. To commemorate his iconic talent, the NdB has decided to dedicate the premiere to this choreographer, who was essential to the Czech independent dance scene of the second half of the 20th century. The premiere will take place on 3 September at Mahen Theatre. And thanks to our partnership with the theater, we are bringing you information on how you can purchase tickets a whole month in advance!
Petrov: a Worldwide Symbol of Brno and Why Its Bells Ring an Hour Ahead
The Cathedral of Saint Peter and Paul is probably the first thing you will notice upon your arrival to Brno. The city of Brno is full of beautiful churches, 45 to be precise, but the Basilica of St. Peter and Paul stands out from the rest and embodies one of the symbols of the town. If you’ve heard of Brno, chances are you’ve also heard of “Petrov”. This impressive monument was built on the Petrov hill from which it gets its nickname. No matter where you stand in Brno, the cathedral is looking down on you and has been doing so since the 11th and 12th centuries.
Put Netflix on Hold and Enjoy a Summer Open-Air Cinema in Brno
Summer is a great time to get off our couch to enjoy an open-air movie session during a refreshing evening. You can find several open-air cinemas screening at various places throughout the city of Brno. Pick the film genre that suits you best from a vast selection: Comedy, romance, action, horror, adventure, fantasy, or documentary. And no need to speak Czech to go! Spend an unforgettable evening alone or with your partner or friends in one of the fabulous open-air cinemas in the city.
5 Spots to Cool Down in Brno during Summer
Summer is already here and with it comes high temperatures. At this time of the year, we are all seeking cool and shade. Are you running out of ideas about what you can do during summer in Brno to hide from the heat? To help you cope with these high temperatures, here is a list of 5 places where you can cool down and relax in Brno and its surroundings.
Tomivo Gelato: Fancy a Scoop of Artisanal Ice Cream Made with Fresh Ingredients?
The tropical temperatures have been hitting full force in recent days in the Czech Republic. But with a scoop of ice cream like this, it’s easier to handle the heat, don’t you think? If you’re wondering where to go in Olomouc for this cold treat, make sure you go to Ztracená Street, where you’ll find a relatively new ice cream parlor called Tomivo Gelato in the vicinity of Horní náměstí. And you won’t regret your visit!