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'Bohemia, a paradise if you want peace and quiet'

Useful addresses

Consular Department of the Embassy of the Czech Republic
26-30 Kensington Palace Gardens
London W8 4QY

Ambassade de la République tchèque en France
15, Avenue Charles Floquet
75007 Paris 07
Section consulaire
18, rue Bonaparte 75006 Paris
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Czech Consulate General in New York
1109 Madison Avenue
New York NY 10028
Tel.: (00)1-646-981-4006
Fax: (00)1-212-717-5064


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If you know in advance which places you're going to visit, you can find out online if and where there are ATM's where you can use your MasterCard and Cirrus or Visa to withdraw money.

Business Hours

Post Offices: Mo-Fri 8 AM - 6 PM, Sat 8 - 12 AM

Opening hours of stores in the countryside are somewhat confusing, on some days they're open 8 AM - 6 PM, on other days only from 8 AM - 2 PM. On Saturdays somtimes until 11 or 12 AM. It's different in every town and sometimes also within one town. Make sure you take a look at the opening hours, to avoid unpleasant surprises.


Euro-Cart 1:300.000 appeared reasonably dependable. In specialized stores (and in the country itself, much cheaper, in bookstores) you can find maps of parts of the country, by Kartografick 'y Praha 1:100.000. These are extremely detailed and definitely the best choice.


Many travel organizations and individuals offer vacation homes and farmhouses. It is much cheaper to go on the off chance. If you travel by car and you park somewhere to take a stroll, you'll often find notes that offer accomodation.

Plan your trip to Czech Republic online

Through online reservation systems like À la Carte Vacations you can book airline tickets, hotels, rental cars and holiday houses. You can build a fly-drive itinerary with maximum flexibility, book a flight plus a hotel hotel for a night or weekend. Without the limitations of package deals from travel organisations and most times for a much better price.

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