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Emergencies

Life HacksNov 27, 2017

We hope you won’t need it but if witness any kind of emergency, call 112, the European number for emergencies. Their operators will speak English and they will do their best to help you. In case you need health care, there is an English-friendly department in the Motol hospital.

Night-time rest

Life HacksNov 27, 2017

Prague is beautiful city there is no doubt about that! I tis full of romantic cafés and pubs. However you have to keep the volume down from 22:00 until 06:00. There are the sleeping hours for the majority of locals and letting them sleep is a sign of good matters. Please be good! 🙂

Currency

Life HacksNov 27, 2017

Are you planning to visit Prague but you are not sure about which currency to exchange? So far we have our own currency – Czech crown (a.k.a. česká koruna, Kč, CZK). The exchange rate can vary but for the most part you can count with 1 EUR = ca. 27 CZK, 1 USD = ca. […]

Supermarkets

Life HacksNov 27, 2017

Do you want to prepare your own dinner or just grab a snack for a day out? You have many options to choose from either in the city centre or in the suburbs! Albert, Billa, Tesco, Žabka? You name it! They all are open usually from 07:00 until 21:00.

Behave on Public Transport

Life HacksNov 27, 2017

The network of our public transport system in Prague works very well and a we use it a lot. If you want to fit in you should know that there are some unwritten rules to follow. You should always let people get out first, let the elderly people and pregnant women sit and always stand […]

Czech sweets

Life HacksNov 27, 2017

Did you know that when Czech people go into a café they love to have a sweet dessert to go with their coffee. A lot of Prague Café have their own homemade sweet treats! But how do you know which one to get? Perhaps these photos will help you! 🙂 Kremrole (Cream Roll) Puffy, crispy […]

Reasons Why Prague is the Home of World-Class Coffee

Life HacksNov 27, 2017

When we say coffee, would you think that the Czech Republic is becoming a café superpower along the lines of London, Berlin nor New York? Maybe there five reasons will convince you! First of all there are plenty of high-quality Czech roasters, we like to keep up with the current trends and a unique coffee […]

Cubism

Life HacksNov 27, 2017

Did you know that cubism in architecture was purely a Czech invention? As an example you can visit one of the most famous cubist buildings in the Czech Republic, right in the centre of Prague. You can also get a cup of great coffee or something to eat in the Grand Cafe Orient located on […]

Trips from Prague

Life HacksNov 27, 2017

Would you like to enjoy the nice weather on some special place near Prague? Check out this brochure for some trips ideas: http://pdf.czechtourism.com/trips_from_prague/

Life and studies

Blog PostsNov 27, 2017

Being an expat isn’t always easy, but it’s definitely interesting and an adventure! Prague isn’t the same place that it was five years ago, when I first came here to start a new chapter in my life as a university student. Back in 2012, Prague was much less open than it is nowadays. Prague is […]