Tag Archives: Czech Republic

Prague Pastels

When thinking of Prague, most people imagine dark, looming Gothic towers. But the Czech capital has a lighter side, represented by the gentle pastel colours of many of its historic buildings. Come with me on a walk through the streets … Continue reading

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Marking Time In Prague

Like all European cities, the Czech capital of Prague has timepieces everywhere. From clocks on towers… … And churches… … To a giant metronome on a hill above the Old Town. Each year there’s one moment in time that, in … Continue reading

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The Charles Bridge, Prague

The Charles Bridge, known locally as Karlův Most, has been gracing the Vltava River in Prague for 600 years. It is one of the monuments mentioned as being of particular significance within the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Prague’s Historic … Continue reading

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A Romantic New Year in Prague

Unsurprisingly, Valentine’s Day is a common thread in this week’s photo challenges. Ailsa from Where’s My Backpack? has gone with Romance and Nancy from Nancy Merrill Photography has chosen The Look of Love. But it was actually Krista from the … Continue reading

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