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Prague, at the Crossroads of Cultures

Jul 13th, 2010 // Destination: Prague
Still in the first half of the last century, Prague was a place where three cultures blossomed side by side and significantly influenced one another: Czech, German and Jewish. Franz Kafka, as a Jewish-German-Czech author, is the most prominent example of their interconnection, though in his own time not so unusual. The Second World War finally brought to an end several centuries of enduring (though...