Author Archives: RachaelMacrae

THE JOHN LENNON WALL

The legendary John Lennon Wall in Prague is a top tourist attraction and a fantastic photo opportunity. Situated in Mala Strana, this historic wall has been filled with John Lennon-inspired graffiti and a collection of lyrics from Beatles’ songs since the 1980’s. The wall is an incredibly ‘cool’ place to visit for any music fan, and also comes with a rather interesting historical background…

The wall first became a political canvas in 1948, when people began challenging the communist takeover by covering the wall in protest phrases and symbols.Read more...

CHRISTMAS IN PRAGUE

One of the most exciting times of year to travel to Prague is Christmas, when the city transforms into a magical wonderland of festive joy, with Christmas markets galore serving hearty food and local beverages. Christmas in Prague traditionally starts following the Feast of Mikulas on December 6th, however you will see twinkly lights appearing all over the city around mid November.

Prague at Christmas is a special place, its when the shop windows are bright with sparkling lights, and big, beautiful Christmas trees adorning the town squares.… Read more...

BLACK LIGHT THEATRE

Black Light Theatre is an entertaining performance that is hugely popular with tourists visiting Prague, with hundreds and thousands attending their shows every month. There are currently 9 black light theatre companies in Prague and you will find vendors selling tickets on almost every street to new and exciting shows.

Black light theatre is a theatrical performance style that uses UV light paired with fluorescent costumes to create intricate visual illusions. The effect of Black Light Theatre works by using invisible performers who move visible props, creating magical and surreal stories.… Read more...