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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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Art Activities for Little Gallery Goers

Published on March 12th, 2015 in Entertainment

Prague is infamous for its grey winters; when it's not snow covered it is less than magical, especially for those like me who spend the majority of the year here. Add restless kids to the picture and indoor activities aren't just fun they are a means of survival. During these chilly months, my daughter and I have been exploring Prague's art class offerings for knee-high gallery goers...

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The Many Hats of Masopust

Published on February 16th, 2015 in Entertainment

From now until early March, Masopust season is in full swing in Prague and throughout the Czech Republic. For the uninitiated, this is the Czech Mardi Gras, a time of feasting and revelry that traditionally led up to Ash Wednesday and Lenten fasting.

These days it's a great excuse to eat, drink, and admire some truly crazy hats...

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The Beginner's Guide to Czech Christmas Dinner

Published on December 24th, 2014 in Entertainment

The customs and superstitions surrounding the Czech Christmas meal are as plentiful as the potato salad and Christmas cookies served on December 24 (the day that Christmas is celebrated in the Czech Republic). These are just a few of the many traditions that I have observed during the Christmas meals I have enjoyed here...

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