Christmas Eve Prague

Six months ago, before the pandemic, Prague observed Christmas Eve. Compared to the orgiastic exhibitionism of the USA’s Christmas, the Czech Christmas is pleasantly low-key. There are lights and shopping and food and drinks, but not to excess. Our walk was interrupted by a heavy rain that combined with the cold to drive us back home and indoors.
Prague Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve Prague

Midnight Rain in Prague

A video taken shortly after midnight from my office window. A simple Prague street under a light summer rain shower.

Prague Is Closed

We had been expecting it for a few weeks and it has finally happened. The Czech government has declared the country to be on lock down to protect people from the coronavirus. D took a short walk to see what Prague was like with everything closed. He wasn’t able to …