Local traditions and culture in Prague

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    The castle guard

    by dinhyen Written Jul 17, 2003

    I thought these guards at the government quarter of the Prague castle are supposed to remain perfectly motionless and emotionless. If I'm not mistaken there is a distinct smirk on his face.

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    Serendipity on Charles Bridge

    by dinhyen Written Jul 16, 2003

    I had the same problem that Phil_uk_net experienced in San Gimignano. As I was setting up this shot on Charles Bridge, this lovely brunette waltzed right into the frame. Some people...

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    Keeping a Mind in Czech

    by Richmond Written May 30, 2003

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    Prior to introduction of the so-called "Free Market Society" there was no economic benefit to being nice unlike in the West, where retail clerks try to act like your best friend.

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    • Castles and Palaces
    • Budget Travel

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    Graffiti

    by tini58de Written May 21, 2003

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    I loved the socalled 'Grafitti' on many of the houses - the black and white ornaments are something else in my opinion!!

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    Iron

    by piccolina Written Apr 23, 2003

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    this man work hot iron in front of tourist, in the big Old Town Square....It was a surprising show..

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    During winter, in many place...

    by Tomtom-Paris Written Sep 12, 2002

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    During winter, in many place there are market. You can buy some souvenirs and drink a hot wine during all the day !

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    Czech women are REALLY cute!...

    by Deus_ultima Written Aug 26, 2002

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    Czech women are REALLY cute! (Then again her dad is from Quebec, so..) ;)

    But honestly, they are just beautifull, great sense of style and very friendly.

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    Mozart vivio una temporada en...

    by maribelm Written Aug 26, 2002

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    Mozart vivio una temporada en esta ciudad y por todos los lados se encuentra su recuerdo. En la foto Monumento a Mozart.

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    KAFKAKafka is in the air....

    by SirRichard Written Aug 25, 2002

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    KAFKA

    Kafka is in the air. Even in the walls, like this graffitti on the left.

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    The Rudolfinum is the home of...

    by richiecdisc Written Aug 24, 2002

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    The Rudolfinum is the home of the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra and sits on the bank of the Vltava River.

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    Prague before the availability...

    by billus Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Prague before the availability of building materials, paint was arguably more beautiful and romantick.

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  • Prague, the city where Franz...

    by Petra_Khalil Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Prague, the city where Franz Kafka lived and died.
    His grave is situated at the New Jewish Cemetry just outside the city.

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    if you like music, CD are...

    by utttz Updated Aug 24, 2002

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    if you like music, CD are really inexpensive here.... and you can find a vaste choice of classical music.

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