Last week, the long-awaited ban on fur farms in the Czech Republic went into effect; this week, the state will ensure they have ceased operation
Stories, Traditions, etc in Czech Republic
Palach may not have been the sensitive pacificist portrayed on film but a fighter prepared to take action
Kick off the year by going easy on yourself say experts; resolutions can be a lot harder to keep when you live in a foreign country!
Three Kings Day (Tři králové), traditionally celebrated on the twelfth day of Christmas, signifies the end of the holiday season in the Czech lands while offering an opportunity to extend charitable giving by making donations to roving wise men.
Tens of thousands of Prague residents gathered in the center of the city on January 1 to ring in 2019 with a spectacular fireworks show
How many working days to expect in 2019 and, more importantly, how many long weekends!
The Milý Ježíšku (Dear Santa) project gives needy children the platform for a Christmas wish - and YOU the opportunity to grant it
A local psychologist weighs in on the Czech practice of kid-scaring as behavioral tool
The traditional pattern made by indigo dyeing with block printing has been recognized by UNESCO
Have you experienced Christmastime in the Czech Republic? See if you know your Czech Christmas trivia with our not-so-challenging quiz