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iDNES.cz names the 5 most embarrassingly grotty places in Prague [Facebook Post]

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Cool: Zdenek Lukes introduces Prague’s Hidden Architectural Treasures in a series of short films (TV Architect) [Facebook Post]

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Bizarre newspaper sex ad uses possible demolition of Libensky most bridge as its theme

Kudos to Czech writer/tweeter Jan Handl for sharing this hilarious classified ad, which PraguePig.com has translated below…

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12 photos that *don’t* prove Prague is the most beautiful city in the world

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Prague 20-Cerny Most. All photos by Thelma Buswicke except 12 (Mrs. PraguePig.com).

Living in Sidliste Bohnice and working in Chodov, PraguePig.com gets a bit tired of articles like the Huffington Post’s 10 Dazzling Photos That Are Proof Prague Is Europe’s Prettiest City.

Sure, parts of Prague are beautiful but heavily Photoshopped spire-porn doesn’t tell the whole story. Away from the centre, things get a little greyer and a little grimier.

Here’s PraguePig.com’s tribute to the more tarnished parts of the Golden City.

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Hideous renovation of school in Kamenne Zehrovice, Central Bohemia goes viral (FB) [Facebook Post]

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