• Posts Tagged ‘Wenceslas Square’

    Prague Celebrates Easter in a Big Way

    by  • March 29, 2015 • Festivals, Food & Drink, Prague

     Prague’s Easter Markets run from 21st March right through to 12th April Even though the Czech Republic is known to be one of the world’s least religious countries, the Czech people still tend to celebrate Easter with an unusual degree of enthusiasm. Easter (Velikonoce, in Czech) was stripped of its religious connotations under Communism,...

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    Christmas Market Fever!

    by  • December 1, 2014 • Budapest, Christmas Markets, City Breaks, Dresden, Edinburgh, Frankfurt, Lille, Munich, New York, Prague, Rome, Stockholm

    MSN Travel Publishes its Recommendations for the Best Christmas Markets around the World As today is December 1st, all thoughts (in my house, anyway!) officially turn to Christmas and the festive frivolities that await in the run up to the big day. And across Europe (and indeed beyond), the streets and squares of countless...

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    Prague – back to normal

    by  • July 26, 2013 • City Breaks, Prague • 0 Comments

    Almost two months have passed since the city of Prague was making headlines for all the wrong reasons.  The very heavy rain in central Europe over a prolonged period had led to many rivers flooding their banks including the River Danube and, in Prague, the Vltava. Pictures of the worst city centre flooding in...

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