What to Do If Your Debit Card Doesn’t Work?

From time to time, some people have a problem paying with a debit card in the Czech Republic. One of our clients experienced the same situation while trying to pay for some of our services. We can agree that having a declined card is not ideal, especially when it’s necessary to pay now, or you don’t have the possibility to pay with cash (for instance, because you’re in another country). That’s why we would like to share with you some tips on how to solve the card problem!

8 Cafés You Definitely Have to Visit in Brno

Many of us require a daily dose of caffeine to survive a hectic day and to make the most out of it. For some people, a simple instant coffee will suffice as long as it’s effective, whereas others require a special grind, sort and certain way of preparation. Luckily, if you live in Brno, your options are limitless. The Brno coffee scene offers a wide variety of different cafes: from small coffee shops to noisy and lively bars. Here’s the list of the top 8 cafés we recommend you visit while you’re staying in Brno!

Top 5 Most Popular Job Vacancies in the Czech Republic

The Czech Republic is a particularly attractive location for both foreign employees and many international businesses due to its central location within Europe. Czech’s infrastructure, combined with its reputation among investors as being a stable westernized market, means the country has succeeded in attracting a large amount of direct foreign investment.

Moose Power Project: Summer Programs for Physical and Mental Strength Development

Would you like to finally have good order in the quality of your meals or in the way how to relieve the pain of your muscles and joints in the long term? Would you like to train regularly but you are missing a will? Do you have a bunch of friends or colleagues who would like to train under the guidance of an expert? The solution comes in the shape of the Moose Power project.

Buy or Sell Property in the Czech Republic with Foreigners

After 10 years of providing a wide range of supportive activities for expats in the Czech Republic, Foreigners is coming up with a new service: besides apartment rentals, we can assist you when you decide to either purchase or sell a property in the Czech Republic.

Maori Culture: Discover an Indigenous Cultural Group of New Zealand

This June has prepared something very special for us: a performance of Maori cultural group. The group takes its origin in New Zealand. This year, they celebrate 155 years since first Czechs arrived to New Zealand and settled in a town called Puhoi, located in the Northern island. Their performance is truly unique and filled with traditional dance and songs and will take place at ArtBar Druhý Pád on June 4. Below you can read a short interview with Frank Tomas Grapl, the leader of native Maori cultural performance group Whakaari Rotorua.

Meet a Master Multitasker: the Relocation Consultant Zdeněk from our Pilsen office

Juggling between work and social life can be hard sometimes, we all know that. Our colleague Zdeněk has the game quite figured out: he´s now working on getting his Master´s degree in International Relations in the West-Bohemia University, doing 1-year research for the University as well, has an internship at the Institue of International Relations in Prague, working full-time for Foreigners as a Relocation Consultant and still manage to have enough time for his family, girlfriend, friends and travelling the world. Let´s get to know him a little better!

SingLOVÉ: A New Project for Singles in Brno

Singles also want to have fun! Martina, the creator of SingLOVÉ project, knows how to do it right.  She and her team organize different events for single people in Brno who want to spend quality time, meet new people or their soulmate. Wine and chocolate tastings, picnics, workshops and good company… Interested? Then you should definitely read further!

How to Find a Job in the Czech Republic: Social Media

In the modern world, many ways to find a job exist. The Internet opens its vast expanses for applicants. In addition to the well-known websites for job search and recruitment agencies, there is another slightly less popular way to find a job  – social networks. Online social network sites have become an essential forum to advertise your skills and allow you to establish your social brand, network with people online, identify job opportunities, and turn those leads into real-life job opportunities.