Getting from Prague to Poland could become a lot faster in the future. The Czech Railway Administration (SŽ) is planning a 350 km/h high-speed train route to the neighboring country. This will be the fourth of five planned high-speed lines that have entered the feasibility study phase.
Zdeněk Pohlreich chef at Café Imperial, Next Door by Imperial, and Divinis, was chosen for inclusion in a newly released digital cookbook called “Culinary Perspectives: The Gourmet’s Journey Across Cultures.”
Prague now has a cycle depot for electric e-bikes meaning packages can be delivered more easily and in a greener way across the city. Depot.Bike opened in Florenc on 18 November, with the aim to free up public space and reduce traffic.
The number of mortgages taken out in the Czech Republic has reached record levels due to falling interest rates. October 2020 was the second-most successful month since 1993, when the Czech Republic was established – a record year in terms of volume is within grasp.
Another memorial for student protester Jan Palach has been unveiled in Prague. The bronze sculpture called The Flame (Plamen) is now on the 30-meter metal pylon outside the New Building of the National Museum in Prague.
Prague born singer Adam Plachetka will perform operatic arias in Ostrava without an audience as part of the Leoš Janáček International Music Festival on November 29.
The tourism sector saw a partial recovery between July and September, according to the Czech Statistical Office (ČSÚ). The summer season though, mainly saw demand for accommodation from Czech guests, while there was a large drop in foreign tourists.
Prague is currently seeing the biggest boom in construction in the past decade, according to a report from the Prague Institute of Planning and Development (IPR Praha).
These trips for hiking trips will take you on a “world” tour of some lovely Czech landmarks with international appeal.
Construction on HolKa, the pedestrian footbridge connecting Prague districts Holešovice and Karlín, should begin soon, according to Prague Mayor Zdeněk Hřib and Deputy Mayor Adam Scheinherr. A winning design for the bridge (by Marek Blank and Petr Tej) has already been chosen, and a tender is about to be launched for its construction.