Exploring Brno – The Czech Republic’s Second City

When people talk about cities in the Czech Republic, Prague tends to steal the show. There are plenty of good reasons for that – Prague is easily the biggest, most vibrant metropolis for many miles around. If you’re looking to escape the craziness of Prague and check out some of the country’s smaller cities though, […]

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Hipster Hotspots: The Coolest Places in Prague

Top 10+ Coolest Hipster Hotspots in Prague for 2018

The word ‘hipster’ gets thrown around a lot these days. Nobody is really sure what it means, but when applied to neighborhoods we can risk a rough definition: fashionable and cool places, mainly appealing to young people, with a big focus on edgy bars, cafes, and shops. Prague has always been a cool city in […]

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Prague’s Smoking Ban Comes into Effect

Prague’s Smoking Ban Comes into Effect

It’s official – as of last month smoking in public places is now illegal in the Czech Republic. The law was approved in February of this year, after Czech President Milos Zeman followed through on his promise to approve the bill as long as it had the support of Parliament. It officially came into effect […]

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A Guide to Zizkov: Prague’s Most Vibrant and Edgy District

A Guide to Zizkov: Prague’s Most Vibrant and Edgy District

Zizkov has long been a favorite haunt of students, artists and musicians. As you walk through its streets, you will find no shortage of quirky cafes, delightfully shady watering holes and edgy art galleries. Although many of its streets and buildings have a somewhat neglected and shabby feel, it won’t take long for you to […]

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