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Tugendhat – A gem threatened with collapse

By Adam Šůra |
Respekt |
29 Dec 2008

Tugendhat (ČTK)

Mies van der Rohe-designed Villa Tugendhat is slowly falling apart, but the planned reconstruction has again been postponed over problems surrounding the tender.

Officials warn pond skaters to take extra caution

Radio Prague |
7 January 2009

Ice-skating. (ČTK)

Winter conditions lure skaters to local ponds.

Kafka gets new digs in his old neighborhood

Czech Business Weekly |
28 January 2009

Franz Kafka Center logo. (COURTESY)

The newly renovated Franz Kafka Center has a feel of the beginning of the last century, and includes a re-creation of Kafka’s actual library of books and magazines.

Christmas Events in Prague |
10 December 2008

Find about Christmas markets, nativity scenes, and Chrismas concerts.

Svitavy – the birthplace of Oskar Schindler

Radio Prague |
11 December 2008

Ottendorfer Library in Svitavy (Courtesy)

Svitavy has only recently shown its pride in perhaps its most famous native personality – Oskar Schindler.

Konopiště Chateau

Radio Prague |
27 November 2008

Konopiště (Radio Prague)

Visiting Konopiště chateau which once was home to Franz Ferdinand d'Este, heir-apparent to the Austrian throne.

Czech town with 'sad' past fights ghost town image

28 November 2008

The old Czech fortress town of Terezín, burdened by its past as a Jewish ghetto and transit camp under the Nazis then an army garrison under the communists, is trying hard not to become a ghost town.

Tindersticks |
2 December 2008

Tindersticks (Courtesy)

On December 3, the Nottingham based musicians play the Divadlo Archa (Archa Theatre) as part of their winter European tour.

Hey, What Does This 'Wormhole' Thingy Do?

24 October 2008

Wow… this place is full of old beer bottles. And cobwebs!

Tango Seducción |
27 October 2008

In a celebration of love and art, dancers, musicians, artists and singers from Buenos Aires come together on stage to share the experience of Argentinean tango through laughter, sensuality and seduction.

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