Making the decision to go to Brno for six months as part of Erasmus as the young French that I am, I was confronted with some ideas that my family or friends have about the Czech Republic. But we find it hard to know the differences regardless of the proximity of the two countries. What […]
The first edition of the International Film Festival CINEMA MUNDI took place at the end of February and March 2010 in Brno the stimulus and inspiration for the vnik Festival was the long tradition of Brno trade fairs and exhibitions in the Moravian metropolis after many decades successfully lures the exhibitors from the field of industry and services from around the world, and the desire to create a similar platform in Brno for the world of film.
“To travel is to take a journey into yourself” – Danny Kaye For the average expat, truer words have never been spoken. Having moved from Canada to the Czech Republic over a year and a half ago, I can confidently say that my experiences while living abroad have imprinted an everlasting impression on my identity. […]
MeetUp with me is a new event series that caters to expats and locals looking to network and meet new people. While the event is a particularly great environment for singles to meet other singles, it is also a place where people can come and make new friends and contacts. Last week, Foreigners.cz in partnership […]
“Culture shock – a feeling of doubt, or nervousness caused by being in a place (such as a foreign country) that is very different from what you are used to” (Merriam-Webster Dictionary). Experiencing culture shock is something that many expats can relate to. It is something that we at Foreigners.cz attempt to minimize by helping expats […]
(We’re happy to share with you an interview we conducted with the folks over at Canadian Medical Care, one of Prague’s very best private clinics. Give it a read, and know that they’re our recommendation when it comes to health!) 1. Hello, and thank you for taking the time to answer our questions. Could you give […]
(Written by Milan Polák over at Canadian Medical Care, this article offers great advice on a tough situation many foreigners have to deal with. Enjoy!) Moving abroad is often a cause of anxiety. Such a move requires an adjustment that depends on one’s resilience and age. A different environment, language, and culture are some of the changes […]