Where to eat near the Zizkov TV Tower, Prague

Included on many “world’s ugliest buildings” lists, this unusual tower might not be the prettiest but it has a special place in the hearts of many Prague residents. Like it or not, it’s definitely part of the Zizkov area’s charm – along with the unusual church, tree-lined streets, and beautiful pastel-coloured houses. Today the tower has become… Continue reading Where to eat near the Zizkov TV Tower, Prague

Review: V Zátiší

This venerable place was one of the new Republic’s first proper restaurants, opening its doors in 1991, and it still has a good reputation after more than two decades of service. The big guidebooks gush embarrassingly over it. Every hotel receptionist recommends it. But is all the good press really deserved? A lot has changed… Continue reading Review: V Zátiší