Articles Tagged ‘Czech Republic’

UNESCO in Czech Republic

UNESCO in Czech Republic December 6, 2010 | Travel Tips | Read More
Many people are familiar with UNESCO and their World Heritage Sites. But did you know they also have a list of “intangibles?” These are cultural traditions of a country that are slowly dying out. UNESCO doesn’t want to recognize and protect only monuments, buildings or other “tangibles,” but...

Czech Astronomical Clocks

Czech Astronomical Clocks October 20, 2010 | Things to Do | Read More
Prague’s astronomical clock is one of the city’s most popular tourist sites. In honor of its 600th birthday, we wrote a bit more about the history and detail of this special clock. But you time management types who just can’t get enough of big timepieces are in luck. Prague isn’t the only Czech...

Historic Festivals in the Czech Republic

Historic Festivals in the Czech Republic August 9, 2010 | Events | Read More
Prague is a great place to visit, but to truly experience the country, why not escape the big city for some fresh air and small town charm? Summer is the best time to do this as there are a number of very cool festivals happening all over the country. History buffs will want to get in on the action at...