Category: Prague’s historic sites

Golden Lane, Prague

Golden Lane

At the very end of Prague Castle, near the Black Tower, there is a narrow, picturesque lane, Golden Lane. Its story dates back to the beginning of 16th century, when the new royal architect...

Kampa Island Old mill wheel

Kampa Island

Kampa Island is a tiny island next to the Lesser Side, which is hard to tell from the mainland nowadays. Mostly because Charles Bridge stretches over the island, we tend to think it’s already...

Nerudova street

Nerudova Street

One of the easiest ways to get to Prague Castle is through Nerudova street. It’s one of those streets where you can literally breath in the history of Old Prague, since most of the...

Jewish Town Hall jewish clock

Jewish Town Hall in Prague

It’s commonly known that Prague had in the past one of the largest Jewish ghettos in central Europe. Unfortunately, most of it was demolished at the end of 19th century when the old Jewish...