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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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6 Great Spots for Toys in Prague

Published on November 26th, 2015 in Shopping

Earlier this year it was announced that UK toy giant Hamleys would open a flagship on Prague’s Na Příkopě street in the first half of 2016. In the meantime, holiday shoppers are still spoiled for choice when it comes to buying toys in the Czech Republic, a country with a wonderful toy-making tradition...

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Café Savoy

Published on November 19th, 2015 in Dining & Drinking

Housed in a handsome Neo-Classical space, this café is a real find, as it serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, not to mention the best cake in town. Many people, including myself, have wondered why Czech café culture generally falls so far short of the Viennese model; but thankfully, with Café Savoy, I’m able to get around that problem without a six-hour drive to Demel's...

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Parents and Dogs Ride Free

Published on October 29th, 2015 in Basics

As both a proud parent of a toddler and a pet owner – and regular user of Prague's public transport system – I was thrilled to hear about some big changes that will affect fares for both groups. Earlier this summer, it was announced that parents of children under 3 years of age can now travel for free on trams, buses, and the metro...

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