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Poverty tourism: homeless guides show Prague's less salubrious side
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The terms espresso bar and ‘anarchic ethical hacker collective’ don’t usually go together but this radical bitcoin-only hub in the Czech capital is no ordinary cafe
Vila Helenka, a five-story, 600-square-meter home, features an ornate, Oriental-inspired tower and elaborate decoration....
Food and Drink: The Fruit Magpie
Just as a chameleon can swivel its eyes in independent directions, each room or limb of this house on the outskirts of Prague, in the village of Lipence, is focused on a different part of the site.
While some may balk at snacking on offal, this traditional Czech meat jelly made from porcine head and trotters is the perfect accompaniment to the new generation of Czech craft beers.
Prague is gob-smackingly beautiful: the sheer volumes of visitors descending in every season are testament to its perennial charm. The main sights remain stunning despite the crowds so don’t shun Prague Castle, Charles Bridge and the Astrological Clock just because they happen to be on the tourist trail.
Meet the Vietnamese bloggers behind Prague's latest food craze (Wizz Air Magazine, pg 22 - 23).
From fairytale castles to street pianos, there's a reason Prague is the ninth most popular tourist destination on the planet.
(Norwegian Magazine, Feb 2014, pg 82 - 89)
The main thoroughfare through photogenic Malá Strana, Újezd is well known as the jumping-off point for Petřín Tower, a tourist must, but there are ample reasons to linger.
Global monoliths be gone! A wave of new coffeehouses proves Prague's love of decent coffee.
Vast, vibrant and diverse, London can be overwhelming. Take a more creative approach to your trip and you'll reap rich rewards.