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Discovering Design with Jason Nam

Have you ever wondered why schools teach art but not design? This question first entered Jason Nam’s mind when he was just a teenager. While...

10 of the Best Reading Spots in Prague

On an early morning in September of 2014, Jakub Pavlovsky woke from a vivid dream with a vision of bringing more books into our...

How to Photograph the Charles Bridge

With its three Gothic towers, 30 intricate Baroque statues, and 16 beautiful arches spanning the Vltava River, the picturesque Charles Bridge is a hotspot...

8 of the Most Intriguing Pieces of Street Art in Prague

Although you can find Czech art in countless museums and galleries around the world, the best place to see some the country’s most authentic...

Something Old: An Obsession with Prague’s Astronomical Clock

It is 10 minutes to the hour, and a crowd of hundreds has gathered around the Astronomical Clock in Prague’s Old Town Square. Every...

Everything to Know Before Visiting Prague

THE BASICS Area: 191 sq miles (496 sq km) Population: 1.4 million Official language: Czech Currency: Czech crown (“Kč” or “CZK”) ...

Guide to Prague’s Neighborhoods

Prague is a city packed full of culture and well-deserved historic attractions. But outside the busy city center, there are numerous neighborhoods that will...

5 of the Best Day-Trips from Prague

One of the best things about Prague — the Czech Republic’s capital epicenter — is its central location within the country. To take advantage...

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Prague

Sure, you probably know all about the Old Town and the New Town, and you’ve done your homework on the Charles Bridge. But do...