Archive for Odd

Video: Mouflon causes traffic accident on Strakonicka highway, Prague 5-Hlubocepy (iDNES.cz) [Facebook Post] [location corrected]

Link

Flattr this!

Mystery surrounds disappearance of Czech man and two sons (3 and 5) yachting in Caribbean (Blesk) [Facebook Post]

Link

Flattr this!

Photos: Debrne, a spooky abandoned village near Trutnov, Hradec Kralove Region (iDNES.cz) [Facebook Post]

Link

Flattr this!

Oddly Named Herna Bar in Prague 8-Karlin: M*A*S*H

Photo of Herna M*A*S*H

Because who wouldn’t want to spend the night in a mobile army surgical hospital?

Flattr this!

20 Years in Prague, 20 Questions

Photo of potatoes

Why is there a photo of potatoes here? I’m afraid you’re just going to have to read the article.

PraguePig.com’s Supreme Commander Sam Beckwith recently celebrated the 20th anniversary of his arrival in the the Czech capital. (A quiet night in with an aspic babovka and a bottle of Branik.)

He’s learnt a lot in that time but there are still a few things he doesn’t understand about living in Prague.

Read more

Flattr this!

Star Trek: The Herna Bar

Photo of a herna bar called Star Trek in Kladno, Central Bohemia

PraguePig.com suspects that this gambling bar in Kladno, Central Bohemia isn’t officially licensed by CBS Studios Inc.

Read more

Flattr this!

Czech raw food enthusiast tries to walk New Zealand barefoot; collapses after two days (iDNES.cz) [Facebook Post]

Link

Flattr this!

Bizarrely Named Olomouc Bar: Excelent Urban Pub Doga

Excelent Urban Pub Doga

Get there early. The car park gets very busy after dark.

Many thanks to James K. of Praguebeats for the photo!

Flattr this!

Hunters vs. Swingers [Facebook Post]

Halali, a Prague-based company specializing in insurance for hunters, is in an increasingly acrimonious dispute with a swingers’ club that used to occupy the basement of its office on Jungmannova street. [Corrected]

Link (iDNES.cz)

Flattr this!

Best Masopust Photo Ever!

best-masopust-photo-ever

Masopust, the Czech equivalent of Shrove Tuesday/Carnival/Mardi Gras, is a potent mix of silly costumes, cold weather, alcohol, and unhealthy food — a combination perfectly captured in this photo from the Valasske muzeum v prirode (Wallachian Open Air Museum) celebration in Roznov pod Radhostem, Zlin Region (south Moravia).

Flattr this!