Prague

During the Middle Ages, Prague was the most important city in Central Europe. After Emperor Charles IV had all the city gates’ roofs covered with lead, Prague was dubbed the ‘Golden City’. It would remain one of the most influential cities in Europe until the 20th century.

Today ‘the City of a Hundred Spires’ is a magnet for tourists with its numerous magnificent towers, palaces and churches.

Prague

During the Middle Ages, Prague was the most important city in Central Europe. After Emperor Charles IV had all the city gates’ roofs covered with lead, Prague was dubbed the ‘Golden City’. It would remain one of the most influential cities in Europe until the 20th century.

Today ‘the City of a Hundred Spires’ is a magnet for tourists with its numerous magnificent towers, palaces and churches.

Prague facts
Country: Czech Republic
Region: Prague
Currency: Czech Koruna (CZK)
Language: Czech
Population:
city: 1,324,277 (2019)
metro: 2,733,081 (2021)
Timezone: Central European Time (CET)
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