Christmas is coming, once more. The city of Prague gleams with warm and colorful lights, while its squares are filled with traditional markets characterized by little wooden shops, hot drinks, sparkling ornaments and Santa’s miniatures. The Czech Republic is famous for its peculiar customs. Different types of food are eaten due to their special properties […]
Prague is a famous travel destination for a few different reasons, but perhaps most of all because it’s just so unique in appearance. In some respects it is the definitive medieval/gothic city among Europe’s capitals, with beautiful baroque buildings, a fascinating Old Town, and all kinds of interesting monuments and statues. It’s these features that […]
If you have ever seen Czech people celebrating someone with giving him/her small presents or good wishes, it could have been the name day of the person! Each day of the year, there is someone’s name written on the calendar in the Czech Republic. Let’s learn the history behind and where this custom comes from!
A new academic year is about to start. For those of you who already enrolled in one of the plenty university programs available in Czech universities, it’s just a matter of time and concentration to end your studies and start working. But what about those starting this year? And what if these youngsters are coming from […]