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Prague Castle

Prague Castle (Pražský hrad) is one of the most visited and most important spots in the entire city; undoubtedly the jewel of the Czech capital. The Castle is an ancient symbol of Czech lands and was most likely founded around the year 880 by Prince Bořivoj. The Castle itself is like …

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Golden Lane

Framed by the spectacular and imposing structures of the White Tower and Dallibor Tower, Golden Lane (Zlatá ulička) is ticked away quietly against the walls of the castle. With a history of being home to alchemists in the 16th and 17th century, as well as those in the imperial entourage, …

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Kafka’s Prague

Even if you have never heard about Franz Kafka and have never read one of his books (novels The Trial, America and The Castle have been translated into several languages), you will surely notice his presence while visiting Prague. T-shirts, posters and mugs carrying the writer’s image are available at …

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Prague Castle Sights

The one sight that should be on everyone’s list no matter how much or how little time you have in Prague should be Prague Castle.  This building is more than just a castle, it is also a network of outer buildings and beautiful courtyards. The Archbishop’s Palace. Standing to the …

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