Monthly Archives: October 2005

Powered by language: Students catch the L-train

The Prague Post Multilingual study program rewards work with travel With the increasing importance of being multilingual — the Czech Republic’s membership in the European Union is just one new reason — a unique program out of the Netherlands is demonstrating to youths that learning another language can be not only fun but also a… Read more »

Coping with traffic congestion

The Prague Post ECM’s CITY project offers a case study in how to plan for more cars Traffic in Prague: The thought alone can cause a nervous tic in drivers. Narrow streets and too many people driving too fast make the simple act of getting from point A to point B a seemingly impossible task…. Read more »

Staying Fresh

Fast Lane A fresh scent might be just the key to get you warmed up for the cooler months ahead. For women, “5th avenue after five” by Elizabeth Arden may do the trick. It combines the scents of black plum, honeysuckle, saffron and musk into something the perfume’s creator called “sensuous, but with a strong… Read more »

Going once, going twice…

Fast Lane Prague Auction Houses Offer Bargains + Entertainment Going to an auction isn’t usually the first place we think of when looking to furnish our homes. Confusion over how the process works, how much the items will cost and other unknowns lead most of us to go the safe route of galleries, antique stores… Read more »

Up for Fun

Fast Lane For a great escape, head to the Czech mountains The Czech Republic is truly a country for all seasons. We may be losing the sunny warm days of summer to chilly days and cool nights, but that’s no reason to hibernate till the spring thaw. From hiking and watching the leaves change colors… Read more »

Choosing a TEFL Program

Transitions Abroad Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) is a good way to fund your travels as well as an opportunity to experience different cultures and meet new people. How do you go about doing it? One of the best and easiest ways is to obtain a TEFL certificate. Many language schools require them…. Read more »

Bedroom Beautification

Fast Lane Update your boudoir with this season’s hottest styles While it may not seem like we spend as much time there as we would like, most people want their homes to be a comfortable, relaxing reflection of themselves. A variety of personal tastes, combined with an assortment of spaces means the sky is the… Read more »