Photographs with a flavour of faraway countries

House at the Golden Ring An interesting photography exhibition starts today in the House at the Golden Ring near the Old Town Square in Prague. There is a retrospective of Bohumil Krcil – an exile Czech photographer, whose works captured atmosphere of several different countries around the world.

Krcil´s photographs document for example Afghanistan before the invasion of the Soviets, life in the Indian part of Himalayas with its hashish culture, or Manhattan of the ´80s. His New York photographs “Say No to Drugs” were well known around the USA.

You can also see Krcil´s correspondence and two documentaries about him at the exhibition. It is organized by City Gallery Prague and it will last till 16th September 2007. The admission is 80,- CZK, reduced 40,- CZK.

U Tri Capu Hotel, Prague

5-star hotel just below majestic Prague Castle.

Beetle Pension Prague

The rooms are quiet, pleasantly simple, properly furnished by ancient furniture. Royal Vinohrady Quarter