Prague

Prague Zoo Celebrates Birth of Baby Gibbon

Czech Republic

Best Prague hotspots in 12 tantalizing Instagram pics

It seems the shining star of Prague will not fade in foreseeable future. Mesmerized by glamorous and somehow sad history of Eastern Europe as well as …

Czech Republic

5 Stare Miasto-Old Town Pubs in Prague

Prague seems like a place where there are 3 or 4 pubs on every block of nearly every street. Any list that claims to reveal the 10 best pubs in …

Beer

Slavia Prague fans fear for future after Chinese investment backfires

Slavia Prague’s first title in a decade forced even the most cynical supporters to admit that perhaps the club’s mysterious Chinese owners were not such a bad lot after all. A year later, and as the club are preparing for the Champions League return leg of their qualifier against Dynamo Kyiv on …

China

Snap up a Christmas market break with flights from £99pp - but you won't find out where until you've booked

If you've always wanted to explore the world's best Christmas markets but the festive season leaves you with a tight budget, then Wowcher's latest …

European Travel

Prague Airport Terminal 2 Menzies and Erste Premier lounges

When I flew out of Prague to Krakow three weeks ago from Terminal 2 on Ryanair, I stopped by the two Schengen zone airport lounges. Menzies lounge is …

Krakow

Opinion today: The lessons of the Prague Spring | Financial Times

<i>This article is from today’s FT Opinion email. Sign up to receive a daily digest of the big issues straight to your inbox.</i><p>On August 20, it will be 50 …

Central Banks

How Prague Has Become a Key City for Europe’s Gaming Industry

When it comes to hosting major events for a range of the world’s top industries, few cities have the credentials and reputation that Prague boasts. …

Czech Republic

Bohemian Rhapsody—My Week in Prague

I arrived in Prague late at night, on one discount European airline or another, armed with a small backpack that contained just under 10 kilograms of …

European Travel

Superspace Re-Imagines Prague’s Victory Square as a Social Center

Istanbul-based studio Superspace has proposed a design for Prague’s Victory Square that transforms the dead zone in the middle of Prague into a space …

Skating

The Prague Spring still haunts Europe | Financial Times

An invading army’s tanks on the streets of Prague, that jewel of European capital cities. A peaceful political reform movement crushed. A nation’s …

Europe

10 European Destinations You Need to Visit this Winter

<b>Europe is a traveler’s playground.</b> With so much fascinating history, intriguing cuisine and striking landscapes, European destinations appeal to any …

European Travel

Czech communists confront bitter legacy of Prague Spring

The ghosts of the past are returning to haunt the Czech Republic’s communists just as they become closer to gaining power than at any time in the past 30 years.<p>A month after agreeing to prop up a minority coalition government led by the country’s second-richest person, Andrej Babiš, the once …

Europe

Invasion of Prague by Josef Koudelka on artnet Auctions

Area<p><b>Image</b><p>The central image area, composition, or focal point; the area inside the margins/plate marks.<p><b>Margin</b><p>Areas bordering the central image, …

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The 9 Best Prague Hotels of 2018

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European Travel

Prague airport tour and scenic flight

— traveldaveuk<p>Travelling the world, one adventure at a time. Follow the UK's leading solo adventure travel blogger, Dave Brett on his travels around …

Travel

Travel Guide To Prague

The bohemian city of Prague, with its skyline of gothic spires and narrow cobbled streets, is perfect for a romantic city break. It also offers many …

European Travel

August 10, 2018 at 0:15 am (Motherwell, Scotland)

By Derek ClarkOur trip to Prague is over, but we went out with a bang. We took the 6:33 am train out of Prague and headed to Decin, a small Czech …

National Parks

Future Port Prague | Kurzweil

Founded in 2017, Future Port Prague became the largest international visionary event in the heart of Europe. It explores how exponential technologies …

Singularity

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superspace's the ring is a proposal for prague's victory square development

<b>the victory square, literally the heart of prague, is a recently-developed area differentiating from the old city with abruptly emerging wide</b> …

Czech Republic

Soviet army nearly 'battled' US filmmakers in Prague Spring

DAVLE (CZECH REPUBLIC) (AFP) -<p>Propaganda-fuelled Soviet soldiers were ready to take on American and German armies during the 1968 invasion of former Czechoslovakia -- before they realised the "enemies" were filmmakers.<p>"I remember the noise made by a tank unit on August 21, 1968," said Kvetoslava …

Czech Republic

Czechs secure release of 2 aid workers in Syria

PRAGUE (AP) — The Czech Foreign Ministry says the country's diplomats have negotiated the release of two humanitarian workers for a German non-governmental organization who were arrested in Syria.<p>It says that Foreign Minister Jan Hamacek, who has traveled to Damascus, will take the two men to …

NGOs

Quiz: Which classical composer are you?

Radio Industry

Soviet occupation of Czechoslovakia claimed over 400 lives

PRAGUE (AFP) -<p>The day that Soviet-led armies rolled into communist Czechoslovakia to put an end to a pro-democracy movement changed Milan Tesar's life.<p>"I saw tanks coming down this road here. I threw a stone in their direction and then I heard the bullets whizz by," he told AFP in the small town of …

Communist Party

Allegro MicroSystems opens R&D centre in Prague

Allegro MicroSystems has established a research and development centre in the Czech Republic. It currently has two dozen engineers and will work on …

Electronics

Plane With Bodies Of Czech Soldiers Killed In Afghanistan Lands In Prague

The bodies of three Czech soldiers -- Martin Marcin, Kamil Benes, and Patrik Stepanek -- killed in a suicide attack at the weekend in Afghanistan …

Radio Free Europe

Kinetic sculpture of Franz Kafka's metamorphosing head

David Cerny (previously) created this wonderful kinetic sculpture of Prague's own Franz Kafka.<p>Dozens of layers spin in patterns, eventually …

Culture

Czech plane returns bodies of soldiers killed in Afghanistan to Prague

PRAGUE (Reuters) - The bodies of three Czech soldiers killed in a suicide attack at the weekend in Afghanistan were returned to Prague on Wednesday in a ceremony marking the deadliest incident involving the army's foreign missions in four years.<p>The incident on Aug. 5 near Bagram Air Field in …

World News

Invasion: The Crushing Of The Prague Spring

Fifty years ago, the Soviet-led invasion of Czechoslovakia killed more than 100 civilians and shattered the country’s attempts to reform communist …

Radio Free Europe