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.

It wasn’t in Starbucks this time. I went to a Speak Easy event. Do you remember my other article about this great event that takes place in Prague and where you can talk to many people using any language that you can imagine ( The event changed locations, and it is not so small anymore. Sometimes you can’t even hear your own voice because people have gotten to know this event, and its become much more crowded than it was before. Still, it’s a great idea, right? Where else can you meet people from around the world and talk to them in whatever language you love about any topic that you’d like? This is the right place where to go on Sunday afternoon, and it is theRead more.

When I started to write an article about this topic, in the first minute I had a feeling I had bitten off more than I could chew! I have started to think about it, and I still have some thoughts in my mind. Are we really that different, or are there any similarities between Czech and French people? As you may know from previous articles, I spent the last days of 2016 in Paris with my French friend and her Parisian friends. I expected to “feel” French culture the moment I arrived at the airport, but nope: nothing at all. Of course, what a fool I was! Airports are kind of international places, right? You meet many foreigners just passing through and traveling somewhere else,Read more.