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

95 Years of CSA Czech Airlines Cabin Crew Uniforms

Czech Airlines is the World's fifth oldest airline still in operation. The airline was founded on October 6th 1923 - it was originally called ČSA Československé státní aerolinie (Czechoslovak State Airlines). Just in case you wondered about the older airlines: KLM (1919), Aviatica (1919), Qantas (1920) and Aeroflot (1923). To celebrate their 95th birthday, Czech … Continue reading 95 Years of CSA Czech Airlines Cabin Crew Uniforms

Crispin Glover’s Chateau (Zámek), Konárovice, Czech Republic

Crispin Glover is an American actor known for playing eccentric roles such as George McFly in Back to the Future and the Thin Man in Charlie's Angels. Here is a classic scene from Back to the Future where George tries to tell Lorraine that he is her destiny. I found Crispin's chateau (zámek in Czech) on … Continue reading Crispin Glover’s Chateau (Zámek), Konárovice, Czech Republic

Lime Electric Scooters arrive in Prague, Czech Republic

26th October 2018 update: Lime Scooters 'temporarily' banned by Prague 2. Apparently, Lime didn't ask Prague 2 before deploying the scooters also Prague 2 residents have been complaining about riding on pavements and leaving scooters in a random places. The Prague 2 website (in Czech) has the announcement http://urad.praha2.cz/V-rijnu-Prahu-2-zaplavily-elektrokolobezky.html I checked the Lime app this … Continue reading Lime Electric Scooters arrive in Prague, Czech Republic