Church of St James
The great Gothic mass of the Church of St James began in the 14th century as a Minorite monastery church, and was given a beautiful...
House at the Black Bear
This picturesque courtyard tucked behind the Church of Our Lady Before Týn was originally a sort of medieval caravanserai – a fortified...
Grand Cafe Orient
Prague’s only cubist cafe, the Orient was designed by Josef Gočár in 1912 and flaunts its cubist styling down to the smallest detail,...
A long, vaulted room in a medieval building makes an elegant setting for one of Prague's best Indian restaurants, with marble floors,...
Big Ben information
Big Ben is a small but well-stocked English-language bookshop, with shelves devoted to Czech and European history, books on Prague, travel (including Lonely Planet guides), science fiction, children’s books, poetry and all the latest fiction best sellers. There are also English-language newspapers and magazines at the counter.