Wednesday, 16 October 2019


Czech and Slovak Museum in Cedar Rapids celebrates reopening

Radio Prague |
21 April 2010

In June 2008, the Czech and Slovak Museum in the US state of Iowa was hit by a devastating flood. Now it has opened in a new location in the Kosek Building, right in the middle of the Czech Village.

Liberec: The town in the tinman's hat

The Journeys of Captain Oddsocks |
23 March 2010

A notable characteristic of Liberec is the energetic mix of old and new architecture. The North Bohemian city is also surrounded by impressive open natural areas; the Bohemian Paradise, the Krkonoše national park and the Jizera mountains.

Žatec – the home of hops

Radio Prague |
11 March 2010

For centuries, the northern Bohemian town of Žatec has been the centre of hops growing in the country. Known as the home of hops and beer, the town is now trying to cope with a decline in its traditional industry.

Golden eagles could return to Beskydy after 100-year absence

Radio Prague |
8 March 2010

A project to reintroduce young eagles to the the Beskydy mountains appears to have borne fruit – two of the birds have formed a pair, and have now started building a nest.

My New Year's flag

Thom Jernigan |
15 Jan 2010

Soaring with eagles, a true New Year's resolution.

Charles Bridge Museum

Prague TV |
30 December 2009

This Old Town attraction tells the story of one of Prague's most celebrated landmarks.

České Budějovice Budvar brewery

Journeys of Captain Oddsocks |
15 December 2009

The Budvar Budweiser brewery is about 2km north of the historic centre of České Budějovice along Pražská street, which was the old road to Prague.

You are what you eat

Radio Prague |
7 December 2009

It's an unfortunate habit, and a hard one to kick- I am talking about the taste for reality TV that I acquired in the United States. Here in the Czech Republic, there are much fewer reality formats in the TV program, but I have found a quality one.

Inside Prague's labyrinth of bomb shelters

Radio Prague |
3 December 2009

Deep beneath the city of Prague is another city altogether, one that most people are completely unaware of, and that they'll hopefully never see.

Albatros celebrates 60 years

Radio Prague |
2 December 2009

An exhibition in the Prague National Library is held as part of the anniversary of the famous children's books publisher Albatros.

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