Zátiší Group wishes me Happy Birthday – although it’s not like the old days

Zátiší Group have several restaurants in Prague; Bellevue (the flagship), V Zátiší,  Mlýnec, Žofín Garden and Café Rudolfinum. Over twenty years ago, their portfolio was better. There also weren't as many places to choose from back then. Bellevue and V Zátiší were still there, but across the river there was also a small luxury place called U … Continue reading Zátiší Group wishes me Happy Birthday – although it’s not like the old days

Sunday Brunch at the Midtown Grill part of the Marriott Hotel, Prague

The Midtown Grill is part of the Prague Marriott Hotel. The Marriott is opposite the Hilton on V Celnici street in central Prague. Both run an all-you-eat Sunday brunch with unlimited wine, beer, soft drinks and hot beverages. One of the plus points of the Midtown Grill is more space and large round tables. The … Continue reading Sunday Brunch at the Midtown Grill part of the Marriott Hotel, Prague

50 years ago Jan Palach set himself on fire in front of the National Museum, Prague

From the desk of our guest writer Rick Manore: 50 years ago, on January 16th, Philosophy Student, Jan Palach, inspired by Vietnamese Buddhist monks, set himself on fire in front of the National Museum in protest not because of the Soviet Occupation nor the quashing of The Prague Spring uprising, but because of what he … Continue reading 50 years ago Jan Palach set himself on fire in front of the National Museum, Prague