Nezařazené

(Italiano) Mattoni Karlovy Vary Half Marathon

Sorry, this entry is only available in Italiano....

100 Years Ago The introduction of the Czechoslovakian Crown

Following the birth of Czechoslovakia as an independent state, the citizens requested the introduction of a national currency. For this purpose, the creation of a bureaucratic and technical apparatus was necessary and, therefore, on April 10, 1919, a reform took place and decreed the birth of the new “koruna” having an equal...

(Italiano) CONFERENZA STAMPA POST-HALF MARATHON

Sorry, this entry is only available in Italiano....

Karel Reisz, an Anglo-Czech gentleman

The exceptional life of Ostrava-born director, who emigrated to England in the early days of the Holocaust, before becoming one of the founders of English Free cinema, then a symbol of American cinema of the 70s and 80s A master of international stature, who...

Italians in Prague, the new emigration

Young people, graduates and employees working for large international companies in Prague and almost always escaping from unemployed in Italy. This is the most frequent portrayal of our fellow-countrymen – who in their hundreds, have settled in recent years in the Golden City Vincenzo,...

Czech anniversaries

80 years ago The founding of the Barrandov film Studios. This year the famous film production studios of Barrandov celebrated eighty years since their foundation in 1931 thanks to the Havel brothers. Since then, the studios have gradually gained worldwide fame and they now...

Grand Restaurant without Italy in the forefront. Why?

At the end of November, Czech Republic newspapers released the news – not without emphasis – of the publication of Pavel Maurer’s Grand Restaurant, a yearly release, well into its 16th edition and considered the most authoritative review on top quality restaurants in this...

“Czech Republic Casinos”

There is serious concern in Prague and around the Country for the spreading of gambling premises. In addition to the big casinos, there is a proliferation of the so called “herna bars”, strange, dark places with sparkling slot machines and video poker. One of...

Viktoria Plzeň, Czech province in the limelight

Celebrating with overflowing beer mugs rather than champagne glasses, Viktoria Plzeň, the Czech champions, have just earned qualification for Europe’s most prestigious competition, the Champions League. It could not be celebrated any other way in this small western Bohemian town of 170 thousand inhabitants,...

An Italian lawyer at the courthouse in Prague

Impressions on a civil hearing in the historical Spálená courthouse Unlike the suburban courthouse where Joseph K. appeared – the protagonist of the famous “Trial” by Franz Kafka – the premises of the Spálená street Municipal Court in Prague are right in the centre...