Monthly Archives: March 2006

A cure for what ails you

Lifestyles Magazine European spas offer healing, relaxation Spaa-aaah! The word alone can make you sigh with pleasure, as you imagine spending a week or more being pampered and indulged. The Czech Republic is ideally situated to take advantage of the myriad of spas all over Europe. The offerings and locations are unique to each spa… Read more »

Paper or Porcelain?

Lifestyles Magazine Coffee to go a future trend for Prague? Cup ‘o joe to go? Hard to find around here, unless you count McDonald’s and most discerning coffee drinkers don’t. Coffee Heaven, which opened in Prague about a year and a half ago is striving to fill the gap for the on the run caffeine… Read more »

Foodie Fads

Lifestyles Magazine Random trends from the Prague food scene Looking for something a bit different for you next dinner party or other special occasion? Why not invite a chef to your home to prepare a special Argentinean meal? Nestar is an Argentinean company, operating in Prague as an importer and distributor of Argentinean wine, beef… Read more »

Getaway

Lifestyles Magazine Five places to warm-up and cool down Gorgeous Goa The west coast of India boasts this “Pearl of the Orient,” combining scenic coastlines, fabulous food and fascinating history. The Arabian Sea to the west and six major rivers that wind their way through the country give rise to the land’s romance and beauty…. Read more »

Swing on a Southerly Course

Lifestyles Magazine Go abroad for on par winter golfing The links are frozen, the holes filled with snow. What’s a Czech golfer to do come winter? While driving ranges and indoor facilities are becoming more common in the Prague area, to get 18 holes in means you need to go when the sun is shining,… Read more »

The New Generation

Lifestyles Magazine Giving one’s home phone number out live on Canadian Broadcast Corporation radio probably isn’t the brightest thing to do, especially if you haven’t told your family. But because of it, and the person who did it, Tony Hasek came to the Czech Republic 16 years ago, and hasn’t looked back. The Hasek family’s… Read more »

“I would be scared to describe my decorating style”

Lifestyle Magazine At home with Alchemyst owner Giorgio Bonelli Giorgio Bonelli lives in an enviable flat in an enviable neighborhood. As owner of the Alchemyst, he lives in a flat off the courtyard of his hotel in the heart of Mala strana. The property consists of 4 buildings, and contains the hotel, restaurant and residences… Read more »