The protection of the Czech language and respect for traditional values are the most common arguments for insisting on the gender inflection of surnames
A long-time resident of Prague, Katrina Modrá has covered Czech culture, lifestyles, and news for both local and international publications for 15+ years.
The highly anticipated SIGNAL festival returns to Prague while markets, festivals, and performances light up the rest of the week
Nelahozeves Castle has hosted a pumpkin-themed autumn festival for families for seven years running – this year it adds a Harry Potter twist
Touching Prague statues and other tourist rituals may be too ‘hands-on’ for your health, say scientists
Rubbing a statue for luck may be a tradition in many of European cities including Prague, but it isn’t the most hygienic practice according to new research
This throwback video features the incredible story behind the restoration of the Lobkowicz family treasures
A new amendment introduced by the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs wants to reintroduce the crèche to the Czech school system
Seven Prague cafes were included in a new ranking of the top coffeehouses in Eastern Europe – do you agree with the results?
An exciting week of Prague events begins with a supersonic spectacular and ends on an artful note
Ready to pick mushrooms in the Czech Republic? Test your knowledge of edible vs. inedible varieties with this quiz
Prague’s Clementinum courtyard is re-opening to the public today with a festive St. Wenceslas market
A St. Wenceslas market pops up in a surprising historic venue today