May 25, 2017
Prague spires

Prague spires

Prague spires Prague spires are mentioned even in the famous nickname of Prague as a “The city of a hundred spires” or “The city of one hundred spires” (Stovezata Praha in Czech language). So, is it true? Has Prague really 100 spires? This name come from beginning of 19th century and the author was Josef Hormayer – Czech writer. Number of spires in Prague was 103 as it was counted by Czech mathematician Bernard Bolzano. Indeed, if we look around from one of the look-out spots we can literally see a forest of towers and spires. These towers and spires embellish the numerous religious buildings as well as draw our attention to some remarkable communal buildings. The historical water-towers are also very significant in Prague’s panorama. In the past they were essential for life in the city the same way […]
January 19, 2017
Charles Bridge from the Bridge Tower

interesting information about Charles Bridge

The Charles Bridge has mathematical significance Charles IV laid the first stone of this famous monument at 5.31 am on July 9, 1357. The notoriously superstitious king was into astrology and numerology, and chose this date because of its written form: 1-3-5-7-9-7-5-3-1 (year, day, month, time). Add this information to the stunning views and saintly statues, and Charles Bridge is clearly a required item on any list of what to see in Prague.
November 21, 2016
Lesser Town roofs, Prague

Prague roofs

The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes. Marcel Proust –  more quotes here: http://prague-navigator.com/travel-quotes-2
November 21, 2016
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Charles Bridge at night

View of the Charles Bridge from The Charles Bridge Tower.
November 14, 2016
Prague Castle and Old Town Hall Tower

Prague Castle and Old Town Hall Tower

Prague Castle  and Old Town Hall Tower on the Old Town Square, Prague.
November 14, 2016
Beautiful view of Prague

Beautiful view of Prague from Vysehrad

Beautiful view of Prague from Vysehrad
November 14, 2016
Lesser Town Square, Prague

Lesser Town Square

Lesser Town Square, Prague – Malostranské náměstí, Praha
November 14, 2016
View of Prague Castle from the Charles Bridge

View of Prague Castle from the Charles Bridge

Wherever you go, go with all your heart. Confucius
November 14, 2016
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Prague Diorama of Charles Bridge battle in 1648

The diorama of the battle of the Praguers against the Swedes at Charles Bridge in 1648. The diorama is a part of Petrin Mirror Maze on Petrin Hill.  
November 14, 2016
Petrin mirror maze in Prague

Mirror Maze in Petrin Hill

The Mirror Maze on Petřín Hill is a favourite spot for children and adults alike