No, This Is Not Skyrim, This Is Czech Prachov Rocks In Bohemian Paradise

Prachov Rocks are not very large, but full of beautiful views on the shire, full of ravines, chines, lonely sandstone towers, pins, gullets and many other shapes of rocks which you can imagine. Mainly it is a great place for climbers and tourists. There is also a pond. Continue reading »

World Of Warcraft Comes To Life In Czech Republic


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Vojtech Ruzicka dressed as a character from the computer game “World of Warcraft” stands in a field near the town of Kamyk nad Vltavou, Czech Republic. Continue reading »

Czech-Born Architect And Photographer Jan Vranovsky Captures Fascinating Minimalist Images Of Japanese Urban Spaces

Jan Vranovsky is a Czech-born architect, designer and photographer currently living in Tokyo. His series Parallel World is a visual record of contemporary Japanese urban spaces. Interested in how architecture defines the face of the city, his photographs focus on tiny backstreets and alleys, as opposed to architecture with conceptual and aesthetic ambitions. Continue reading »

Czech Photographer Michal Pudelka: Girls, Girls, Girls

Photographer Michal Pudelka’s portfolio (previously featured) reads as an amalgamation of the ‘girl clique.’ With references that range from The Virgin Suicides to Mean Girls (and any other nod to one of the multitude of teen-girl dramas in between.) Pudelka evidences a knowledge of the power of dressing and the connotations and significance it can hold to individuals from their childhoods. Continue reading »

Redheads Of Czech Republic In A Photo Shoot That Will Make You Dye Hair Red

We are all aware of jokes that ginger people have to deal with in life, don’t we? Like “they have no soul” and stuff from “South Park” cartoon where they don’t have it easy. Some of you are gingers by birth and because of you, Czech photographer Karolina Ryvolová and make-up artist Veronika Lukešová created a project “Redhead calendar 2016”. They picked their Czech models and shown us all the beauty of being a redhead. In fact photos are so good you will probably be jealous you’re not a natural ginger after seeing this. These articles might even boost “natural” redhead hair dye sales, that’s how good this photo shoot was. Continue reading »

The Hobbit’s “Battle Of Five Armies” Re-Enacted In Czech Republic

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Fans of J.R.R. Tolkien’s novel “The Hobbit” gathered together fully equipped and ready to re-enact the famous Battle of Five Armies near the town of Doksy, Czech Republic last Saturday. Several hundred people took part in this epic event. Continue reading »

Traditional Historical Ski Race In Czech Republic

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A participant jumps on vintage skis during a traditional historical ski race in the northern Bohemian town of Smrzovka February 21, 2015. (Photo by David W. Cerny/Reuters)
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The Sedivackuv Long Dog Sled Race in Czech Republic

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Dogs rest during the Sedivackuv Long dog sled race in Destne v Orlickych horach January 23, 2015. Each year, racers from all over Europe arrive at the village of Destne in the Orlicke mountains in Czech Republic to take part in the race. (Photo by David W. Cerny/Reuters)
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Vladimir Franz – Completely Tattooed Czech Presidential Candidate

Vladimir Franz, a university teacher, painter and composer, announced that he is planning to run for President in the Czech Republic’s 2013 elections, Prague Daily Monitor reports. Franz stands out from other candidates — he has tattoos that cover his entire face and body, as well as a variety of piercings and a dye that makes his hair blue. Before he can compete in the elections, Franz must collect 50,000 signatures. Betting sites are not giving him good odds at present, but he is placing higher than some candidates. Continue reading »

Czech Man Builds an Amazing Sci-Fi House

Bohumil Lhota, 73, is a builder form Czech Republic. He claims that he is tired of building ordinary houses, so from 1981 he has been building his own subterranean, rotating home. Lhota has been doing the work mostly by himself. The “Roundabout House” can rise above the ground and rotate. Its upper level has living quarters with a view over mountains, while the lower level is a swimming pool. (Reuters) Continue reading »

Tereza Chlebovska Crowned Czech Miss 2012

The seventh edition of the annual Czech Miss 2012 was held at the Karlin Musical Theatre, Prague, where 21-year-old Tereza Chlebovska was crowned the new winner by Italian actress Claudia Cardinale. The stunning model was selected among the participants to represent her nation at the 2012 Miss Universe pageant. Apart from Tereza, 18-year-old Linda Bartosova was selected as Czech Miss World 2012 while 22-year-old Tereza Fajksova was chosen as the Czech Miss Earth 2012. (Reuters) Continue reading »

Hitler’s Hidden Paintings Found in Small Czech Town


A Czech writer and publisher made headlines after discovering seven paintings owned by one of the bloodiest tyrants in history. Jiri Kuchar, who wrote two books on the collection, said the paintings were discovered in Doksany, a small town about 30 miles north of Prague, in a convent. They were believed to be lost for decades and are priced at $2.7 million or 50 million koruna. The convent, however, does not plan to sell the paintings. Continue reading »

Cannafest 2011: International Hemp Fair in the Czech Republic

The biggest international hemp fair in the Czech Republic was held at the end of November. Cannafest introduces the best products from the field of hemp industry, starts with seeds, continues with growing technologies and ends with the final products as for example cosmetics, textiles or building materials.

Cannafest is the best way for companies from this field of interest to strengthen their positions on the Czech market, develop contacts for professionals and public but also for example to reach easier the “Eastern countries” as Poland, Slovakia, Ukraine and others as Cannafest is going to advertise totally in more then ten countries to attract as many professionals and visitors as possible. Continue reading »