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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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5 Czech Retro-Fabulous Music Videos Not To Be Missed

Published on June 26th, 2014 in Entertainment

The mullets! The micro-minis! The synthesizers! If you are addicted to bygone eras and ghosts of fashion past (particularly the kind that should stay well in the past) then these Czech music videos will make your day. Though it’s not all hilarity and hairdos – many of them were produced during the Soviet era...

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A Lifetime Spent Under the Big Top

Published on April 03rd, 2014 in Entertainment

I have long been a fan of Czech circuses—their acrobats, animals, clowns, and campy atmosphere are bound to charm young and old alike. My personal favorite is the one-ring Cirkus Berousek where I once watched a bear ride an actual motorcycle! Imagine my delight when I recently had the chance to chat with Mr. Ladislav Knos...

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All Aboard the Retro Metro

Published on November 14th, 2013 in Entertainment

There are two ways to experience Prague's historic metro. The first, most involved of the two is to take the metro tour offered twice a month by the Prague department of transportation which ends with a ride on one of the two remaining original 1970s Soviet-engineered metro carriages...

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Make Museum Night Family Night

Published on September 12th, 2013 in Entertainment

Taking place on September 14, Prague’s annual Museum Night (Pražská muzejní noc) celebrates its 10th anniversary in 2013. For those not acquainted with this enchanted evening, it’s the one night a year when participating museums and galleries stay up late, their doors opening at 7pm and closing around 1am...

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