It started with just a funny application, and finished with lifelong friendship from across the ocean. As usual, we met each other by chance. As I look through my life, everything has happened by chance. I have the feeling that all of these chance encounters have happened for some purpose, as if they were written in some book with a name like “Marketa’s Lifebook”, or maybe even in an article? How original! So, how did we meet? Lets say that the Internet is not as a bad place as you might have heard. I love meeting people from around the world, as you already know. So one day, I downloaded Tinder, a dating app. I had heard that it is not just aboutRead more.

A Cubist Cafe in Prague? Yes. Are you an architecture-junkie? Let me give you a hit and turn your attention towards The Madonna House (also known as “The House of the Black Mother”, or “U Černé Matky Boží” in Czech). Luckily for us, it’s located right in the heart of Prague’s Old Town and is noted as the only surviving Cubist interior in the world. Josef Gočár was only 31 years old when he designed the building in 1911 which originally was supposed to be a department store. With angular windows and its unique balconies, it symbolizes the Czech contribution to the cubist movement in its entirety. This building was open for ten years until it shut down due toRead more.

Prague – what an international place to be! With a big expats community, meeting people from around the world, including those who are travelling and visiting one of the most beautiful and historical places in Europe, or even those who have decided to live here and settle down, experiencing different cultures, exploring new countries thru their natives or tasting the world thru the food… we have it all. It’s no problem in Prague – no problem at all. Here you can find a huge community of Vietnamese people. You can also find their local cultural center in one of the Prague neighborhoods called Sapa. Sapa is mini-Vietnam: full of shops with Vietnamese food, stands or stores with clothes, karaoke bars and small Vietnamese bistros with traditional VietnameseRead more.