Shopping, Fashion

Prague was never going to be on a par with London or New York for shopping, but even though the centre of Prague is now full of new, shiny shopping malls full of international high street chains. But there are still some local shops worth searching out.

Where to Shop? The majority of shops are situated directly in the centre of Prague in Wenceslas Square, Národní třída, Vinohradská and Pařížská Street in close vicinity to the Old Town Square. Prague also has several big markets where you can buy practically everything and much cheaper.

What souvenir to buy? The Czech Republic is traditionally known worldwide for its production of glass and porcelain. These can make very nice gifts at reasonable prices. Other suggestions for what to buy include Czech handicrafts, ceramics, Czech garnets and antiques. Prague has dozens of antiquarian book shops that can yield some excellent finds. Many second-hand shops have interesting supplies of brooches, mirrors, brooches etc.

Tax-free shopping in Prague

Non-EU visitors are eligible for tax-free shopping at selected shops and department stores in Prague. Look out for “Tax-Free Shopping” signs and you can save up to 14% Value Added Tax on purchases. To qualify, your total purchases in one day in one store must exceed 2000 CZK. You need …

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Glass-making industry in the Czech Republic

Glass in the Czech Republic enjoys a great reputation and is famous in every continent. It makes perfect jewellery and stunning decorations. Czech glass can be used for anything you can think of, but the substance is always the same. The Czech Glass-makers’ Global Popularity If you just take one …

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Prague Fashion Trends

If you have visited Prague before you will agree, there are plenty of good looking women here. They are stylish, indulging themselves with good looking clothing. Many super models have come from Czech Republic, like Eva Herzigova, Hana Soukupova, Karolina Kurkova, Daniela Pestova and many more. Considering the beauty of …

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