Category: Just Weird

Prague coat of arms

Violence is Not a Solution

Prague’s coat of arms includes what appears to be a knight hidden inside a castle whose only visible part is his arm, threatening with a sword. In the underpass of the metro station Palmovka...

Peeing statues in Prague

The Peeing Statues

In the courtyard of the Hergetova cihelna (now housing the Franz Kafka Museum) you find two bronze statues who are peeing into a basin that is shaped like the Czech Republic. Their hips and...

Lubrication Tram in Prague

Reverse Sightseeing Tour on a Lubricating Tram

What to do this weekend… How about a “reverse” sightseeing tour through Prague in your living room chair, watching the streets from Prague’s Lubricating Tram. That special train runs every day about 200 km...

Auto auf Treppe

Satnav Sends German Car On a Staircase

A romantic trip through snowy Prague has ended with an unexpected adrenaline rush, Metro reports. Apparently, some satnav devices are not quite ready for the intricate road layout of Prague.   Source of photo:...

"Elephant Urine" in Prague Zoo, Bottle

Prague Zoo Selling “Elephant Urine”

“The new herbal liquor of the Prague Zoo is suited as aperitif or digestif”, the Zoo describes on its Facebook page. 0.5 liters of the yellow liquid can be bought for 185 CZK but...

Prague Zoo to Produce Paper From Elephant Output

The Prague zoo seems to have found a magic spell to turn poop into gold. According to news sources, it plans to establish an on-site manufacture to produce paper from elephant droppings. Surprisingly, this...

sanity lost

Sanity for Sale

In Prague it’s so easy to lose your sanity… (translation: “Seasonal sell-off of sanitary installations”)

Race the Tube in Prague

The attempt to beat the Prague metro on foot has failed with only a few seconds behind. The race took place between the stations Hůrka and Nové Butovice on line B (the yellow line),...