Christmas

5 Forgotten Czech Christmas Traditions We Should Bring Back

5 Forgotten Czech Christmas Traditions We Should Bring Back

The Christmas season has a completely different meaning today than it did for our relatives at the beginning of the ...
Meet the Lamplighter on the Charles Bridge

Meet the Lamplighter on the Charles Bridge

Advent and pre-Christmas time in Prague bring with it another rediscovered tradition. From December 1st to December 23th, between 16:00 ...
Prague Christmas Markets Ranked Among World's TOP 5 by CNN

Prague Christmas Markets Ranked Among World’s TOP 5 by CNN

Christmas shopping doesn't have to mean joylessly battling through department store crowds or trawling the Internet for bargains. Why not ...
Large Stores In Prague Will Remain Closed For Christmas

Large Stores In Prague Will Remain Closed For Christmas

Stores larger than 200 square meters will close at noon on December 24 and remain closed for two days after ...
Czech Christmas Tradition: Vánočka

Czech Christmas Tradition: Vánočka

Many Europeans countries share the tradition of preparing a kind of sweet bread, often with dried fruits, for religious holidays ...
Strange Czech Christmas Traditions

Strange Czech Christmas Traditions

Czech people believe that certain foods and herbs can serve to tell the future and predict the year ahead. Around Christmas time, these specific ...
Prague’s Christmas Markets: 3 Modern Alternatives

Prague’s Christmas Markets: 3 Modern Alternatives

The Christmas markets on the Old Town Square and Wenceslas Square are already known to everyone, with huge crowds of ...
Uncovering the Truth Behind Czech Christmas Food Traditions

Uncovering the Truth Behind Czech Christmas Food Traditions

Tis’ the season to be jolly, merry and full of delicious food. The Czechs load up the dinner table on ...