Prague’s Montmartre. Romantic New World in Hradcany

I love walking through old Prague and in fact I only recently discovered the mysterious New World (Nový Svět), which is located below Loreta. It is such a picturesque place that is hidden from the tourist traffic. It’s really beautiful, but still a bit forgotten. Of course, you will find tourists here, but there are not enough of them to disturb the special peace and charm of this place. The big change came after the revolution, when most people had to move out because the houses were returned to the original owners in restitutions. However, most of them did not …

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The Moravian Slovak year in Kyjov

And so we’re done again! The world has the Olympic Games every four years and we have the Moravian Slovak Year in Kyjov, my hometown. One of the most beautiful and also the oldest ethnographic festivities in our country. All municipalities of the Kyjov region and neighboring Ždánice are participating in the celebrations of the Moravian Slovak Year. Well, in short, it was four days of amazing dance and singing performances and entertainment until early morning, a parade with costumed participants (who has a costume, in short, walks in it), wines and regional cuisine.

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