Thursday, 22 March 2018


The art of burčák-making

Radio Prague |
3 November 2008

Each year, there comes a time when Czechs enjoy the fresh, fruity and fizzy young wine known as burčák.

Century of Czech ice hockey celebrated in Prague

Radio Prague |
5 November 2008

Tuesday is a real red letter day for Czech sports fans, as a number of special events are being held to mark the 100th anniversary of the foundation of the Czech Ice Hockey Association.

Christmas gifts from around the world

The Prague Post |
28 November 2008

You can do your Christmas shopping at the annual International Christmas Bazaar this Sunday and help support various charities.

Lots of pain, maybe a little gain

Grant's Prague Bike Blog |
24 November 2008

Grant discovers an archaelogical dig in Holubice on his latest bike ride.

More Thoughts on Italian Beer Culture

Prague Daily Monitor |
3 November 2008

A big difference between the beer culture in Italy and that of the Czech Republic: education.

Czech model Karolína Kurková voted world's sexiest woman

Reuters |
24 November 2008

Karolína Kurková (ČTK)

Lingerie model Karolina Kurkova has been voted the world's sexiest woman by E! entertainment television.

Contempuls Contemporary Music Festival |
7 November 2008

The Contempuls Prague Contemporary Music Festival, running November 9th-22nd at Holešovice’s La Fabrika, aims for a Prague showcase of the newest developments in classical music.

Squatters' rights

The Prague Post |
28 November 2008

Police raid on Prague's Cibulka squat sheds light on global way of life.

Czech by birth, Jewish by race but British by choice

27 November 2008

Vera Gissing was one of those children Sir Nicholas Winton helped smuggle out of Nazi Germany.

Books did not die

25 November 2008

Catastrophic scenarios predicting the downfall and extinction of books from Czech cultural life appear in Czech media on a regular basis.

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