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You probably already know that writer Franz Kafka was one of the famous people born in Prague. He is not only one of the most prominent writers of the 20th century, but also Prague’s most famous face. But did you know Prague is also home to many other great name? Here are three other famous people who were born in Prague. Martina Navratilova Born in the former Czechoslovakia in 1956, Navratilova is considered one of the best females tennis players of all time. She grew up and lived in Prague until 1975, when she requested political asylum in the US. Navratilova won 59 major titles, the most Gran Slam titles of any player during the Open Era. These included 31Continue Reading

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Prague has a long tradition of outdoor markets: farmer’s markets, Christmas vendors, and even special events offering everything from homemade goods to souvenirs to mulled wine. But the city of Prague is also home to some outstanding flea markets that will inspire you to take a look into the past. While flea markets are currently closed because of lockdown measures, hopefully they’ll reopen just in time for some spring shopping. Here are our favorite flea markets in Prague: Bleší trhy Praha Open every Saturday and Sunday, this massive flea market is the largest in the Czech Republic and one of the largest in Europe. Doors open at 6am and close at 3pm but all the good stuff is gone byContinue Reading