Czechia

Eight People Die, 30 Injured at a Czech Home for Disabilities

Eight people died and thirty were injured in a fire at a Czech home for…

Winter Hiking in the Czech Republic: The Best Places

There are four National Parks around the Czech Republic that are perfect for hiking regardless of the season.

Šediváčkův Long – The Most Famous Dog Sled Race in the Czech Republic

The Šediváčkův Long is the longest and most famous dog sled race in the Czech…

Prague’s Former Imam Admits Support of Islamic Fighters

Former Prague imam Samer Shehadeh admitted on Tuesday that he had helped his brother and…

Czech Holidays for 2020

Throughout the year, several public holidays are specific to the Czech Republic so we thought…

December 31, 1992: The Break-Up of Czechoslovakia

At midnight on 31 December 1992, a state disappeared from the map. Czechoslovakia, which had been forged in the aftermath of World War I, divided. 

Czech Republic Launches New Project for Recognised Refugees

Slovo 21 has issued a publication Czech Republic: Your New Home for international protection holders. The organization will…

Christmas Carp Causes Car Crash in Czech Republic

A live Christmas carp caused havoc in the Czech Republic on Monday when it jumped…

December 5th: St Nicholas Day

The Czechs have many bizarre and unusual traditions: the Christmas carp in the bathtub, and…

Thirty Years Ago, a Two-Hour General Strike Took Place

Exactly 30 years ago, on November 27th, 1989, the work in Czechoslovakia stopped for two…