You may have noticed there is a green beer being served in the czech pubs all over the country today. Why? Well, this is no late Saint Patrick here. But it does have a bit of christian tradition in it. So…why a GREEN beer? This color is linked with the Green Thursday, which is this … More Why is a green beer being served in the Czech Republic today?
The Czech Republic has a wide community of artists. If you wish to see what art works are being presented in the town Svitavy, check out this video. It shows the gallery Fabrika where is being hold a lot of exhibitions this month. You will see works of adults, teenagers and children. I am choosing … More Interesting video of modern czech art
Easter is here. And as this celebration of spring is celebrated very vehemently in our family I decided to share all the stuff with you. This is a series of posts describing pagan czech traditions that stayed in the minds of people even after the christianization and keep being part of every spring in the … More Easter – how we celebrate it 3
Easter is here. And as this celebration of spring is celebrated very vehemently in our family I decided to share all the stuff with you. This is a series of posts describing pagan czech traditions that stayed in the minds of people even after the christianization and keep being part of every spring in the … More Easter – how we celebrate it 2
Come to the Czech Republic during April and try all our weather at once! I was thinking about a good commercial saying for this month and the one above fits the most. My boyfriend says you could miss slippery ice from winter, but that should be all. We have the rest covered. How it usually … More What can you expect when visiting the Czech Republic in April
January is a month of birthdays in my family. It is party after party and as February is not much more quiet either we tendt to start the spring quite tired. Let me tell you how Czechs celebrate a birthday. The party time Usually there is a party . (Even though some people prefer not to … More Happy birthday – How we celebrate it
It´s always nice to see the spring coming to your home. But if the spring is too far away it´s better to bring it home yourself. In Czech Republic we do it simply – we buy plants that have bulbs and therefore can be prepared to bloom earlier. And so we have spring at our … More Spring flowers at Christmass time
It is a christmas tradition in Czech Republic to visit your close family -granpas, aunts, nieces and cousins after the Christmas Eve. It reminds me of hobits from Tolkien. All the relatives visiting each other, talking and eating all day. Thousands of families are crossing the country in cars, buses and trains at that time. … More How we traveled to North Bohemia