A brief history of Czech Beer – Pilsner Urquell, Budweiser, Břevnov

Ahoj! Hey guys, beer is a significant part of Czech culture, after-all Czechs are the ones who drink the most beer per capita per year. Yep, Germans and Austrians drink less beer than we do. So let’s take a look into the first known brewery in Bohemia and also let’s talk about the most famous Czech beer brands – Pilsner Urquell and Budweiser. 

Notes – words in Czech:

pivo = beer

Pivo, prosím. = Beer, please.

Plzeň = Pilsen

České Budějovice = Budweis

Břevnovský klášter = Břevnov monastery

Velké Březno

Starobrno (beer from Moravia)

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A brief history of Czech Beer - Pilsner Urquell, Budweiser, Břevnov
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Working in the Czech Republic – my favorite Czech employee benefits

In 2010 5% of all the employees in the Czech Republic were foreigners. In the end of 2019 the percentage was close to 15% – so the amount has almost tripled within 10 years. What are the Czech employee benefits that are attracting more and more foreigners? The answer will be different for everyone based on personal experience and the country of origin. So let me tell you my personal 5 Czech employee benefits.

Topics:

1. Holidays

2. Parental Leave

3. Religion & Employment

4. Taxes & Health Insurance

5. Unemployment Rate

What are your personal favourites?

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Working in the Czech Republic - my favorite Czech employee benefits
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The legendary birth of Czech nation – the story of „praotec Čech“

Ahoj! Hello guys, today I will tell you one of the versions of the story that all Czechs know – the story of „praotec Čech“ – a story of a person who is supposed to be a legendary founding father of Czech nation. And maybe he also has something to do with the birth of Polish nation… Make a cup of tea and enjoy one of our stories from mythical pagan times when forests were full of strange creatures such as polednice or bludičky! 🙂

And you can also plan your trip to the mountain Říp and see for yourself the Czech nature and its promising lands full of honey. 🙂

Enjoy!

Czech Kate
The legendary birth of Czech nation - the story of "praotec Čech"
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