Monthly Archives: August 2012

Not so open, not so smart in Prague

Business New Europe A fairly straightforward smart card scheme by the city of Prague has become emblematic of the corruption and cronyism that exists between Czech state institutions and business. Yet on August 8 the anti-corruption police referred five individuals to the Prague state attorney office for charges, raising hopes that at last some transparency… Read more »

Sipping History in Prague: Top 5 Drinks

Viator Prague’s history is impossible to escape – the architecture alone pushes you back a hundred years or more. When it’s time for a break, day or night, there are a variety of establishments with a special history, a special beverage, or both. Here are five of our favorites. Morning cup of joe with philosophers… Read more »