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Bamboo Airways Announces New Service from Prague to Hanoi
On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations between Vietnam and the Czech Republic, Bamboo Airways has recently introduced in Prague its plan to launch direct service between the two countries. According to the carrier, the new long-haul route is supposed to connect Prague and Hanoi starting April 2020.
Meet the Bella Bohemia
The very first fully-electric pleasure cruise boat has come to Prague! The Bella Bohemia is another member of eco-friendly flotilla of PRAGUE BOATS, whose operation is silent and emission-free.
Prague Airport Breaks a Record: 17.8 Million Handled Passengers in 2019
Based on the latest operating results, Prague Airport handled a total of 17,804,900 passengers in 2019. That means that approximately one million more passengers passed through the airport than in 2018, which sets another historic record and a 6% year-on-year increase.
The Lobkowicz Palace Museum celebrates the 250th anniversary of the birth of Ludwig van Beethoven
The Lobkowicz Palace Museum in the Prague Castle complex joins the celebrations of the 250th anniversary of the birth of the world-famous German composer Ludwig van Beethoven. Thanks to Joseph Franz Maximilian, 7th Prince Lobkowicz (1772–1816), visitors to the permanent exhibition have a unique opportunity to see, for example, the first printed edition of Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, known as Eroica, or the original performing parts with autograph alternations and corrections by Beethoven for his Symphony No. 4 in B, and Symphony No. 5 in C minor.
Prague City Hall Decides to Stop Supporting Events at Which Single-Use Packagings are Used
Prague City Council decided it will stop supporting events at which single-use packagings and dishes are used, and all the organisers will have to replace one-use cups, plates etc. with reusable ones, if they want to become eligible for any form of the City of Prague support.
We Said Goodbye to the Meetings Year 2019 With the Ambassadors Cocktail Evening
The last of the Ambassador Program activities in the year 2019 was the 7th Advent Cocktail for congress ambassadors and partners of the program, which took place on 17th December in the Prague Congress Center.
23rd Prague Hilton Hotels Charity Concert
On December 18th, Hilton Prague and Hilton Prague Old Town hotels hosted the 23rd annual traditional Christmas Charity Concert. The festive atmosphere was provided by the Brno Philharmonic Orchestra together with the clarinet soloist Anna Paulová and the conductor Debashish Chaudhuri.
American Airlines Extends Prague To Philadelphia Route Until January 2021
American Airlines will be extending its seasonal service by 10 weeks between Václav Havel Airport Prague (PRG) and Philadelphia International Airport (PHL). Now operating between May 8, 2020 and January 6, 2021, the extension will allow nearly 30,000 additional customers to travel between the two cities on more than 70 additional flights.
New Direct Routes Will Head from Prague Airport to Corfu, Rostov-on-Don and Izmir
Ryanair announced a new Prague route to Corfu in Greece, with a weekly service commencing in June as part of Ryanair’s Prague Summer 2020 schedule. Ural Airlines has announced a new direct connection between Prague and Rostov-on-Don to fly every Friday effective from 21 February 2020. The leisure airline SunExpress, a joint venture between Lufthansa and Turkish Airlines, has announced a new weekly connection from Prague to Izmir in Turkey for the next summer season.