Category: Odd

Play Prague’s emergency siren whenever you want 2

Play Prague’s emergency siren whenever you want

Since 2002’s floods, Prague has tested its emergency sirens at noon on the first Wednesday of every month, routinely frightening tourists and newcomers to the city. But what if that’s not enough? What if...

Unsolved Prague Murders 2014 0

Unsolved Prague Murders 2014

The arrest last month (February 19th, 2015) of a man in connection with the killing of Jewish historian Jiri Fiedler, a specialist in Jewish history, and his wife Dagmar Fiedlerova apparently clears up one...

Unfortunate beaver mural outside Prague 11-Chodov polyclinic 0

Unfortunate beaver mural outside Prague 11-Chodov polyclinic

PraguePig.com is confused. Does the beaver represent the gynaecology clinic, the dental department (zubní oddělení), or both?

Mystery Coin: ‘Kontrolní Telefon Známka’ 1

Mystery Coin: ‘Kontrolní Telefon Známka’

PraguePig.com found this strange token in Prague 8-Troja, with the words “KONTROLNÍ TELEFON ZNÁMKA” (or possibly “TELEFON – KONTROLNÍ ZNÁMKA”) on one side and “983945 PRAHA” on the other.