Monthly Archives: July 2012

Czechs can be heros: Sts Cyril and Methodius Church and the Heydrich assassination

The Czechs love an anti-hero. There’s Svejk of course, the bumbling soldier with a talent for finding ingenious ways not to make it to the front while appearing to try his incompetent best to get to the action. Then there’s … Continue reading


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Podolí: Girl in Czechland’s Guide to Prague’s Outdoor Swimming Complex

I’m back from my Greek Odyssey. I have a suntan of sorts: we English folk don’t really go brown, just a slightly darker shade of pale. Czechman and I like to joke about it: before I was Mozzarella white, now … Continue reading


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