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Life Hacks

Water

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One of the great benefits that many European countries have is drinkable water; among them the tap water in Czech Republic is considered of very good quality since it has all the standards of cleanliness, good storage, without exposure to light and a constant flow system that allows us to always obtain it fresh. According […]

Weather

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The climate in Prague is very extreme, during the year the temperatures change from cold and dry winters to absolutely hot summers. The four seasons of the year – winter, spring, summer and autumn – are very well defined although it has recently shown variations due to climate change in the world. 1.The winter in […]

Insurances

Insurance

While choosing your insurance, you will find several companies, we mention here some of the most reliable offering comprehensive insurance: VZP, UNIQA, SLAVIA and MAXIMA. The conditions are practically the same in all of these companies. However VZP has the biggest number of signed doctors and medical institutions that is why most of the Czech people […]

Emergency Numbers

Ambulance

112 Remember this number because is the GENERAL EMERGENGY NUMBER working throughout all European Union that could assist you. It should be used just in case of urgent emergencies concerning with: Police, Fire and Medical Assistance. The operator for this number speaks English, German and Czech language. The number is free of charges and its […]

Ponrepo Cinema

Ponrepo

Ponrepo Cinema is the headquarters of the National Film Archive, it has a coffee house and a beautiful movie theater that attracts different audiences, mainly students, movie lovers and artists. Its program is divided into art-cinema, experimental and classic Czech films. About Ponrepo is important to mention that much of its programe is subtitled in […]

Tram Network

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One of the most efficient transport in the city of Prague is the tram network. It connect 21 day routes, 9 night routes and 931 trams running in the city 24 hours a day, one of the largest fleets in the world. Also its important to mention that this transport continues to be very economical. […]

Czech Crown

Czech Crown

The Czech Republic is one of the countries that conform the European Union, although in its agreement it was decided not to change to EUROS and keep its original currency called Koruna that in Czech means crown. It is known under the sign Kč that has the [ˇ] háčekaccent characteristic in the Czech language and […]

Useful NGOs in Prague

As we know, living in Prague is very fun, comfortable and safe, but sometimes we have some difficult or unexpected situations, when we need to ask special kind of help and support. There are many NGOs, that are providing free legal and social counselling, assistance in difficult personal situations and other useful services for foreigners: […]

Remarkable Czech Women

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The most beautiful city in the world, with narrow streets, amazing tenement houses, with a river and castle upon it – Prague. The city where everything starts. And the brave women, who lived here. They knew what they wanted and weren’t scared to reach for it. Destinnová, Horáková or Garrigue Masaryková are names, that maybe […]

Going to the doctor´s – my experience with medical care in Prague

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My personal experience with Czech medicine is so far quite positive and unproblematic. I have a protracted problem with my ear, so in my case there was nothing urgent. At first, I wanted to visit a private clinic (I am used to do that in Russia — our public hospitals are something of a nightmare), […]