How can you handle moving-abroad fear?

Moving abroad is a stressful experience, even if we feel ready to do so or have a job prospect already lined up. It opens up many new exciting opportunities but also unknown variables we might not know how to tackle.  What are the most common fears of moving abroad? And how can they be...

The Challenge of Waste Sorting in Prague

Moving to a new country presents many exciting opportunities, but also a number of challenges, some of which we might not have envisaged before embarking on our journey. While being away from family, having to learn a new language and lots of paperwork are expected obstacles, we often...

The Czech Healthcare System

When moving abroad, it is important to get to know and understand how the healthcare system of the country we just moved into actually works.  The Czech Healthcare system is among the best in Central Europe, with most citizens enjoying universal healthcare coverage via their employers....

Prague National Museum at night. "Národní Muzeum"

Discover 7 “Must-Visit” Museums in Prague

Prague’s history is rich and varied. This translates into a city that has a lot to offer from a cultural standpoint, with several unique and outstanding museums scattered all over Prague. Let’s discover some together! National Museum – Národní Muzeum Founded in 1818,...

Famous Celebrations in the Czech Republic

Each country has its own holidays, celebrations and cultural traditions. The Czech Republic is no different and while they follow some commonly celebrated holidays (like Christmas and Easter) they also have their very own. Let’s discover them together! February 2: Hromnice Hromnice is...

10+ Useful Phrases & Words To Know in Czech

Moving to a new country can be overwhelming. With many changes taking place all at once, it’s inevitable to feel scared and stressed. This can be even more true when moving to a country of which we do not know the language.  If you are planning or considering moving to the Czech...

Renting in Prague. What’s the challenge?

If you are a foreigner looking to move to the Czech Republic, you wouldn’t be alone, especially not in Prague. According to the latest census, over 1,3 million people live in the city and, with the active workforce numbering approximately 700,000, it is estimated that more than 25% of...

Confirmation of Accommodation

Confirmation of Accommodation (CoA) is required by the Ministry of the Interior for the purposes of visa and residence applications (Pursuant to Act No. 326/1999 Coll.). When obtaining Residence Permit in the Czech Republic, the Confirmation of Accommodation completely supplements a...