Tagged: hotel

TV Tower and Hotel Ještěd 1

Czech Hotels in TV Towers

Opinions differ about the aesthetic value of Prague’s TV tower but hardly anyone can deny that it has become a landmark in Prague’s skyline, which is otherwise dominated by low, centuries-old structures. Some people...

The Demolition of “Hotel Praha”

“Hotel Praha” was built in 1981 and survived just a bit longer than 30 years. The hotel was closed down in 2013 as economically not viable and then bought by the millionaire Petr Kellner...

The Largest Stalinist Building in Prague

If you arrive to Prague by train from Berlin or Dresden, at about the same time when the conductor is trying to make his English announcement for the station Praha Holešovice, you can see...

“And that’s when I set the room on fire”

The outlets were old, and my appropriately outlet-fitted hairdryer proved too much. It started with a spark and a “holy sh*t” from Mark, and then the cord was burning. Continue reading about Prague: A...