A hidden magical cavern in Prague? Yes, pretty much!  If you ever find yourself in the area of Petrin, whether you purposely go there because of this article or if you happen to be strolling through Petrin Park, I recommend a little hunt to find this unique spot. Located in the pit of Petrin Hill is an art gallery which is covered in ivy. There are gargoyles guarding the entrance to this three-storey house which was opened to the public in 2005.  The Magical Cavern is the home of Reon Argondian’s wicked and dynamic paintings – adding up to more than 80 works which includes paintings and sculptures to visually stimulate you. The gallery itself is an art masterpiece. What’sRead more.

The John Lennon Wall is one of Prague’s top sights. Even in the dead of winter, tourists flock to it to photograph themselves standing in front of the colorful graffiti. In the summer, everyone wants to add their own contribution to the wall, which has led to it being repainted white periodically. This is oddly reminiscent of the communist era. Originally, the wall was an important protest against the regime. The music of John Lennon and of The Beatles was forbidden in communist Czechoslovakia, but it was smuggled into the country (along with other Western music) and made a huge impact. The Beatles were very popular in Czechoslovakia, as indeed they still are, and the fact that their music wasRead more.

This is a one-on-one interview with Alysa from Paint & Vino. You can read our related review of their events here. Who are you? I’m Alysa. Where are you from? I’m from the island of Oahu in Hawaii. The land of pina coladas! Why did you change your mind? I checked your LinkedIn and I have found out that you studied criminal law, but now you do such different activities in your life! I studied Criminology and wanted to somehow work my way into the legal system. I interned with the Honolulu police, worked as a legal assistant and at a courthouse in Oregon, but the feeling was never right. I felt like a machine where my main purpose was toRead more.