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Prague: ARTĚL Style

Expert recommendations and insider tips for first-time visitors and locals alike from ARTĚL’s founder, Karen Feldman, who has lived in Prague since 1994. Click on the links below for detailed reviews – from Feldman’s own unique perspective – of all the best that Prague has to offer...





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The Real Meat Society

Published on April 21th, 2016 in Shopping

This fantastic butcher shop was founded in 2012 by Paul Day, the owner of Sansho Restaurant, and I’m a regular patron. If you are curious to see (and sample) the best fresh meat in town, look no further. All of the meat is raised humanely, and they take a nose-to-tail approach in butchering whole animals and selling interesting cuts...

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Retro Week: Yes, Czech Milk Once Came in a Bag!

Published on April 14th, 2016 in Shopping

The European discount supermarket chain Lidl has been cashing in on the Czech nostalgia for ’70s and ’80s Socialist-era design for a few years now with their popular Retro Week (Retro Týden) promotion. The third annual Retro Week took place from March 29 thru April 4, and as I was sadly out of town and had to miss it I sent a Czech friend to see what all the fuss was about...

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