What Makes Saints Cyril & Methodius Day Special In Czechia?

#LifeInCzechia Saints Cyril and Methodius Day, celebrated on July 5th, is a significant holiday in the Czech Republic. It honors two important figures in Czech and Slavic history—Saints Cyril and Methodius. Let’s explore who they were and why this day is so special.

Why The Czech Republic Is The Best In Marking System

#LifeInCzechia If you love hiking and exploring the great outdoors, the Czech Republic should be on your travel list. This beautiful country is famous for having the best hiking trail marking system in the world. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced hiker, you’ll find it easy and enjoyable to navigate the Czech trails.

Christmas Markets Canceled? Here Are 5 Czech Movies to Enjoy on Netflix This Winter Time

Christmas markets all over the country have been canceled. However, that doesn’t mean foreigners have nowhere to turn if they want to soak up the Czech holiday spirit. For example, did you know that Czech Netflix offers a selection of Czech movies with English subtitles, including a handful of stories perfect to watch in winter time? In this article, we introduce 5 of our personal favourites.

Enjoy Cosy Autumn Days with These 5 Traditional Czech Soups

It is a truth universally acknowledged that Czech cuisine is quite heavy and fatty, so it can be a shock to a foreigner’s system. However, not all of the traditional Bohemian, Moravian, and Silesian dishes are like that. For example, Czechs tend to enjoy soups, which tend to be a little bit lighter. In this article, we’re going to talk about 5 traditional Czech soups – perfect for the upcoming autumn temperatures.

3 Interesting Facts about Czech Culture

As a European citizen, you have probably noticed there is little difference between Czech culture and other European countries and maybe even non-European countries. However, these are the little details that make Czech culture so unique. Have you seen the impressive number of dogs in the streets or the famous socks in sandals the locals wear basically any season of the year? In this article, I share my experience as a French expat in the Czech Republic. Let’s dive into these particular Czech traditions together! 

Seven Czech Authors for Your Autumn Reading 

I am sure many people will agree with me if I say that one of the best ways to spend the autumn evening is to lay under a warm blanket with a cup of tea or cocoa and read a great book. During the last quarantine in spring, we recommended quite a number of movies for you to watch. In case you like to read and have some spare time during the pandemic, I would also like to recommend to you some excellent Czech authors that you should try! 

National Theater: the Pride of the Czech Republic

The National Theater in Prague is one of the most important buildings and the pride of the Czech nation. It is a stunning Neo-Renaissance building and it was built by Joseph Zítek. The theatre has its special place in Czech history as it is a symbol of the Czech National Revival. The National Theater has played a significant role in the development of Czech music, the country’s dramatic arts, and the Czech language.

Český Krumlov – the Pearl of South Bohemia

Prague is known as one of the most gorgeous capitals around the world. And if you decide to visit Czechia, we have great news for you! Our rather This small country is literally strewn with beautiful towns and villages, equally fascinating and magical as their capital. The pearl among them, without a doubt, is the town of Český Krumlov.