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Things to Do in Prague in 2023

  Are you considering a visit to the “City of Hundred Spires” in 2023? Then you might want to check out this list of major festivals and events that will make Prague come to life. Make sure to be in town at the right moment because BIG things are coming up this year!    Three…

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January 2, 2023

Where to Eat in Prague on Christmas Eve 2022

For Czechs the most important day of the holiday season is… the 24th! Yes, it’s Christmas Eve when the whole family gets together around the Christmas tree and waits for Baby Jesus to bring the gifts. It’s when we spend time together, observe all kinds of curious traditions and in the evening sit down to…

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December 21, 2022

How to Prepare the Best Potato Salad, the Ultimate Czech Side Dish

Czech cuisine might not be exactly world-renowned, but we’ve definitely perfected the art of side dishes. You’ve probably heard Czechs talking about their dumplings, which is just one of the possible sides your hearty Czech meal can come with. While dumplings are great for sauces and stews, bramborový salát, or potato salad, is our number…

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December 20, 2022

Czech Food at Its Best: Learn to Make a Delicious Guláš at Home

You might be thinking Guláš was originally a Hungarian dish… Well, there’s certainly some truth in that. But the Czech version is so much different and so special that it deserves its own recognition! While the Hungarians eat it as a soup, in Prague you’ll find guláš in the form of a thick stew, accompanied…

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December 16, 2022

A Recipe for Svíčková, the King of Traditional Czech Cuisine

Svíčková is probably the number one dish people will tell you to try when you ask about traditional Czech food. It’s also emblematic of our cuisine in general: beef, sauce, dumplings – that’s the holy trinity of every hearty Czech meal! So what exactly is this sacred chow? Svíčková is a traditional Czech dish consisting…

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December 13, 2022

Vanilla Crescents – Traditional Czech Christmas Cookies to Sweeten up Your Holiday Season

  In the Czech Republic we get quite serious when it comes to Christmas baking. Some families have their cookies done weeks ahead, just to make sure they can enjoy the holiday season in peace. Competitions are held annually to see who can make more kinds, and trust me, some of the creations can get…

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December 10, 2022

Spice Up Your Christmas with the Best Czech Mulled Wine Recipe

  Mulled wine is one of the fundamental counterparts of Christmas in Prague and in the Czech Republic in general. It’s not only the delicious sweet taste that warms up our hearts during this cold season, but also the unique aroma of its mixture of spices that transmits the unmistakable message – the holiday season…

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December 9, 2022

What to Do in Prague for Christmas Holidays 2022

The Christmas season is undoubtedly one of the best times of the year to visit Prague. Why? Because it’s simply magical! All the Christmas lights and decorations in the streets, the festive atmosphere, the abundance of traditional food and drinks all around… and especially the amazing Christmas Markets!  Here’s a list of things you definitely…

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November 18, 2022

The highlights of Czech cuisine and where to get them

Are you familiar with Czech cuisine? You might want to get acquainted with it because the Czech Republic offers some of the best opportunities to stuff your belly! Getting to know the local dainties is an essential part of every trip and you definitely shouldn’t neglect it while in Prague. Let’s be honest, as opposed…

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July 21, 2022

Cheap Eats: Where to Eat on a Budget in Prague? 2022 Update

You might have heard Prague is inexpensive , especially compared to the USA or Western Europe, so if you’re travelling on a budget it’s just the perfect place for you. But is it really as budget friendly as it seems? The truth is, it really depends on where you go. Like in many touristy cities,…

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July 13, 2022

Top 14 things to do in Prague with kids in 2022

“Cities arenʼt for kids,” you might say, “they need open space to move around.” Well, I have some good news for you – Prague will soon do away with this conviction as your kids fall in love with the city forever. Donʼt believe me? Check my list below and see for yourself. (And start looking…

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June 29, 2022

Want To Be a Responsible Tourist in Prague? This Is How You Do It!

Prague is romantic, historic, beautiful and the ultimate beer lovers’ paradise. Since the Covid-19 pandemic appears to be abating, it’s also coming back to its own as a tourist hot spot, which means when travel season rolls around, the city can be packed. To make the most of it while also minimising your impact, keep…

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June 22, 2022