Tuesday, 24 May 2016

Life

Prague Zoo celebrates surprise birth of baby gorilla

ČTK |
25 Apr 2016

A 24-year-old gorilla named Shinda at Prague Zoo gave birth to a new baby on Saturday which zoo director Miroslav Bobek confirmed was 100 percent healthy.

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Lucie Mikolajková: the translator as a restorer of paintings

Radio Prague |
25 April 2016

Lucie Mikolajková is an unsung hero of Czech writing today. She is one of a number of untiring and underpaid translators, working quietly and out of the public gaze to bring Czech literature to English speakers and vice versa.

Riverside School Early Years open days

Prague TV |
22 April 2016

Riverside School located in Prague's Bubeneč invites you today to come and explore the programme for the youngest ones.

Exploring Prague on two wheels

Prague TV |
22 April 2016

There is something special about seeing Prague and its surrounding countryside by bike. Without going beyond the city's limits, you can cycle past streams, alongside cliffs and through dense forests.

Foreigners.cz & Prague.TV April MeetUp

Prague TV |
21 April 2016

If you are new to Prague or have been here for years come along for a drink and a chat, swap information, experiences and tips. Make some new friends or do a bit of networking.

AsianFest will offer some strange food items

Prague TV |
21 April 2016

Mixed in with well-known standards, visitors can find pig ear salad and a cooked scorpion.

Příbor named Historic Town of the Year 2016

Radio Prague |
21 April 2016

The Moravian town of Příbor, the native town of Sigmund Freud, has been named Historic Town of the Year 2015. The prize, which comes with a one-million-crown cheque, honours towns and cities in the Czech Republic that have excelled in preserving and renewing their cultural and architectural heritage.

Telč - a town of historical tranquility

Radio Prague |
21 April 2016

Telč is a small Czech town in the heart of the hilly Vysočina region, about 150 km south-east of Prague. With barely 6,000 inhabitants, the settlement is built around three interconnected lakes, and has a history stretching back to the 11th century.

Bobsledding in Prague - Bobová dráha Prosek

Prague TV |
20 April 2016

Looking for thrills? Skip rollercoaster lines, and go bobsledding instead.

Czech Centres network launches travelling Charles IV exhibition

Radio Prague |
20 April 2016

The Czech Centres network has launched a travelling exhibition marking the 700th anniversary of the birth of Bohemian king and holy roman emperor Charles IV. The panel exhibition, entitled The Emperor on Four Thrones, will include casts of statues of the ruler and his four wives from Prague's St. Vitus Cathedral.

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