Category: Just Weird

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...

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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...

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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),...

The Traditional “Candle Sauce Dinner”

The consumer electronics store Alza sells a bag that you may not be able to fully appreciate if you don’t understand some words of Czech. So here we go: “Svíčková” is one of the...

The Prague Map of Door Handles

What, in your opinion, constitutes a picturesque city? The overall impression, or the sum of details? In Prague, you probably need to consider both, as demonstrated by the map of door handles that complements...