Friday, 18 October 2019

Prague Daily Monitor

In Search of Prague

By Ileana Lobkowicz | Prague Daily Monitor |
9 Aug 2019

Paper or plastic? You won't be asked this question at Bezobalu — the zero-waste shop and non-profit organization dedicated to minimizing Prague's waste, one less package at a time. Read below to learn about Bezobalu's methods to prevent waste production.

The consistency, yet diversity, of Prague's rains

By Narmin Ismiyeva | Prague Daily Monitor |
8 Aug 2019

Every city has its unique rain culture. Prague is not an exception. Its rains are as diverse as students, who come here for Erasmus exchange programs. Recently, my colleagues and I came up with three basic characteristics of Prague rains. These, of course, provide a very general idea of what Prague rains look and feel like without specifying all the possible varieties (if one goes into the depths of the topic, they face the risk of drowning).

Don't Miss: Pride, Shakespeare and Tropical Beats

By Narmin Ismiyeva | Prague Daily Monitor |
5 Aug 2019

Are you making plans for the weekend? We've highlighted five events, including Prague's very own Pride Parade and a Tropical Beats festival that will take place throughout the week!

Generational tensions grow due to vegan trend in Prague

By Caroline Weinstein | Prague Daily Monitor |
5 Aug 2019

How is it to be vegan in a meat-loving society with a rich history of cuisine based around meat? And how the parents of young vegan Czechs view their children and their choice to be vegan? Caroline Weinstein spoke to four young Czechs to find out.

Singing is like a top sport: Interview with tenor Vaclav Cizek

By Ona Jarmalavičiūtė | Prague Daily Monitor |
5 Aug 2019

Vaclav Cizek, one of Czech Republic's leading tenor singers is currently on tour with his beloved Collegium 1704. Musicologist Ona Jarmalaviciute sat down with him to discuss his career and everyday experience.

Don't Miss: Raw food, wine tasting and Holi Open Air

By Narmin Ismiyeva | Prague Daily Monitor |
2 Aug 2019

Are you making plans for the weekend? We've selected six events including the Czech version of the famous South Asian festival of love and colors that will take place on Střelecký Island on Saturday.

In Search of Prague

By Ileana Lobkowicz | Prague Daily Monitor |
1 Aug 2019

Most people wouldn't think about visiting a train station for any other reason than travel. But Prague's Hlavní nádraží has an unexpected and important story to tell.

From our readers: Earthquake? No, demolition

Prague Daily Monitor |
29 Jul 2019

A Prague Monitor reader shares his experience with last week's demolition of a four-storey building in Prague 5 where he lives.

Don't Miss: Yoga Session, Latino Night and Circus Brothers

By Narmin Ismiyeva | Prague Daily Monitor |
29 Jul 2019

Are you in Prague this week looking for things to do? We have one event for each day, including yoga in Stromovka and screening of Anderson's The Grand Budapest Hotel in Karlín.

Don't Miss: Swim & Swing and have a drink

By Narmin Ismiyeva | Prague Daily Monitor |
26 Jul 2019

This weekend, you can swim and swing at Biotop Radotín, watch short movies on a boat, visit Italy on Prague's Kampa island or help the environment by collecting garbage in Modřany.

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