Tag Archives: Czech Republic

Czech reporter finds success through social media

[caption id="attachment_9593" align="alignright" width="300"] Horký speaks during a live report from the Office of the Government.[/caption] “I’m very lucky,” said Czech TV reporter Filip Horký. Horký, who chose not to attend a university after graduation, was fortunate enough to find his place at Czech TV via Facebook. “I just found one presenter of news at…
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Petřín Tower offers panoramic view of Bohemia

[caption id="attachment_9404" align="alignleft" width="225"] The Petřín Tower is five times smaller than the Eiffel Tower.[/caption] Paris is known for many sites: the Louvre, the Notre-Dame Cathedral and the Arc de Triumphe, but Paris is also known for having one of the most recognizable structures in the world, the Eiffel Tower. A lesser-known tower inspired by…
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Vendors offer convenience, variety in Prague

[caption id="attachment_9464" align="alignright" width="300"] A man and his wife enjoy sausages from a local vendor in Prague.[/caption] The aroma of smoked sausages, fried cheese and cinnamon fills the air in Prague, Czech Republic. There are many food options in this city, but many choose to eat at nearby vendors.  Tourists tend to take advantage of…
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To spray or not to spray: Graffiti art in Prague

Walking Through the Streets While walking through the narrow cobble streets of Prague, Czech Republic tourists and locals notice an array of graffiti art. Although graffiti vandalism is illegal, others think it is a form of artistic expression. Almost every block is sprayed on; whether it is on a building, a lamppost, the sidewalk, a…
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Students explore beer culture in Prague

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1sr_g5vAE58 Beer is arguably the world’s most well-known and socially consumed beverage. In Prague, this statement is no less applicable. From the minute you come within sight of the many restaurants’ outdoor verandas, you are hard pressed to find a patron without a beer in his or her hand. [caption id="attachment_9160" align="alignleft" width="238"] Most restaurants…
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