Category Archives: Prague Flights And Vacations

Book review: Amnesia by Peter Carey

Book review: Amnesia by Peter Carey
In the “Bloom wears off Czech-US relations” piece, there was expressed by US officials deep imperial disappointment at the Republic's refusal to accept an anti-nuclear weapon battery just outside Prague, with the requisite stationing of US occupying …
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Daily news summary
A number of Czech towns and cities, including the capital city Prague, will have to operate on a provisional budget in the coming weeks. This is due to the fact that following the change-of-guard in the wake of October's local elections many newly …
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Year in review: Miloš Zeman in 2014
Czech President Miloš Zeman, right, helps British Sir Nicholas Winton at Prague Castle after he received the Order of the White Lion Oct. 28, 2014 during the celebration of the country's Independance day. Sir Nicholas Winton, who saved hundreds of …
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Czechs donate record sum to Three Wise Men
Prague, Dec 25 (ČTK) — Czechs have donated over 82.75 million Kč to the Three Wise Men collection this year, the biggest sum since its start in the early 2000s, the data released by the Czech Charity and posted online have shown.
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Leonid Markin Defeats Paul Newey To Win PokerStars EPT Prague €50K Super
The 2014 European Poker Tour Prague €50,000 Super High Roller concluded on Thursday after Leonid Markin topped the 51-entry field to win the €771,360 first prize and etch his name on the trophy. Markin battled through the impressive field and tough …
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Cheetah cubs settle in at Prague zoo

Cheetah cubs settle in at Prague zoo
Four cheetah cubs born at Prague zoo in November are doing well, according to keepers. The four cubs have survived the most critical period after the birth and their mother, three-year-old Savannah, is taking good care of them, the zoo said. Cheetahs …
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How do Prague's Christmas markets rank?
Websites and magazines have been ranking Christmas markets across Europe, with those in Prague making their place on quite a few Top 10 lists. Virtually nobody sees it as the best, but some sources ranked it rather high.
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Former South Windsor Mayor Cary Prague Dies
Prague, a Republican who was currently serving on the town council, was diagnosed with brain cancer several years ago and told in September 2013 that that he had one, possibly two years to live. M. Saud Anwar, the town's current Democrat mayor, said …
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How do Prague's Christmas markets rank?
Websites and magazines have been ranking Christmas markets across Europe, with those in Prague making their place on quite a few Top 10 lists. Virtually nobody sees it as the best, but some sources ranked it rather high.
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Bankrupt glass factory lives on as museum
Prague, Dec 22 (ČTK) — Former accountant Marie Milichovská and her children have saved the unique more than 200-year-old glassworks “Jakub” in Tasice, east Bohemia, where she used to work, daily Mladá fronta Dnes (MfD) writes today.
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PokerStars EPT Prague €50000 Super High Roller Day 1: Soshnikov Leads; 32

PokerStars EPT Prague €50000 Super High Roller Day 1: Soshnikov Leads; 32
On Tuesday, High rollers from all over the world came to the Czech Republic to play in the European Poker Tour Prague €50,000 Super High Roller. At day's end, 41 unique players had ponied up the €50,000 buy-in, with seven of them entering more than …
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Transport of ammo from dumps delayed
Prague, Dec 23 (ČTK) — The transport of ammunition from the dumps near Vrbětice, south Moravia, in which a series of blasts occurred recently will start later than expected, in late January at the earliest, Interior Minister Milan Chovanec (Social …
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Relatives find body in Prague but it's NOT British dad who went missing on stag do
Relatives have been hunting for Karl, 34, after he vanished on a stag do with friends in Prague on November 16. Steve Stock, one of his cousins, spotted the remains of a man in an old industrial area of Prague, but quickly confirmed the grim discovery …
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PokerStars EPT Prague Main Event Day 2: Brian Altman Leads Remaining 200

PokerStars EPT Prague Main Event Day 2: Brian Altman Leads Remaining 200
Brian Altman finished the day as the leader with 704,100 in chips with exactly 200 players advancing to Day 3 of the 2014 PokerStars European Poker Tour Prague Main Event. The American, who currently resides in Canada, won his seat for Prague in a …
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Exhibition: Castles and Chateaux Rediscovered
Prior to their transfer to Prague Castle they were treated, reinforced and secured against damage; this restoration work was financed by a gift amounting to approximately 70,000 Kč (£ 2000) provided by the English charity, the Friends of Czech Heritage.
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Prague: Where China and Russia's 1% love to shop
Some 25 years after the fall of communism, the Czech Republic's capital, Prague, has become a favorite shopping destination of Russian and Chinese rich. Pařížská Street is the go-to luxury shopping district in the heart of the capital, sitting on the …
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PokerStars EPT Prague €10300 High Roller Day 1: Another Record Shattered in

PokerStars EPT Prague €10300 High Roller Day 1: Another Record Shattered in
With a big €50,000 Super High Roller, a record-breaking €5,300 Main Event, and a buzzing Hilton Prague Hotel for all side events during the 2014 European Poker Tour Prague festival, people could only imagine how big the €10,300 High Roller would get.
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#FlashbackFriday : White Christmas in Prague
White Christmases in Prague are not as common as you might think. According to statistics obtained from the Czech Hydrometeorological Institute, it happens less than 25 percent of the time. Going back more than 40 years, to 1971, it has only snowed in …
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PokerStars EPT Prague Main Event Day 5: American Stephen Graner Leads
The penultimate day of the 2014 PokerStars European Poker Tour Prague Main Event saw 22 players from a record-breaking field of 1,107 entries return to the tables of the Hilton Prague Hotel. Fabio Sperling led when play resumed, and five 90-minute …
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Cheetah cubs settle in at Prague zoo

Cheetah cubs settle in at Prague zoo
Four cheetah cubs born at Prague zoo in November are doing well, according to keepers. The four cubs have survived the most critical period after the birth and their mother, three-year-old Savannah, is taking good care of them, the zoo said. Cheetahs …
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Prep report: Top-ranked Hawks hammer No. 7 New Prague
Five different players scored goals, including a pair from James Lindberg, and top-ranked Hermantown routed No. 7 New Prague 6-1 in a nonconference boys hockey game Saturday in Hermantown. Advertisement. Print …
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