Discover the cuisine of two long-connected countries right at the heart of Europe, with 75 authentic recipes. An introduction explores the history, culture and traditions of the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
Insight Guides, the world's largest visual travel guide series, in association with Discovery Channel, the world's premier source of nonfiction entertainment, provides more insight than ever. From the most popular resort cities to the most exotic villages, Insight Guides capture the unique character of each culture with an insider's perspective. Inside every Insight Guide you'll find:.Evocative, full-colour photography on every page.Cross-referenced, full-colour maps throughout.A brief introduction including a historical timeline .Lively, essays by local writers on the culture, history, and people.Expert evaluations on the sights really worth seeing.Special features spotlighting particular topics of interest.A comprehensive Travel Tips section with listings of the best restaurants, hotels, and attractions, as well as practical information on getting around and advice for travel with children
The most comprehensive handbook to these two fascinating countries is now in its fourth edition Catch up on the latest from the Czech and Slovak Republics: punchy reviews of the best restaurants, pubs, and accommodations in every town; insider's accounts of Prague and Bratislava; and tips on everything from clubs to opera productions. New background articles address the Romanies, racism, and the Slovak/Romanian problem.
Experience the best of this region: from exploring Prague-visiting St. Vitus's Cathedral and the Charles Bridge-to hiking in stunning Šumava National Park. In the Slovak Republic, discover Bratislava before exploring the lowlands in the west or the Tatras mountains in the north. Inspiring photography and unique illustrations bring to life major attractions such as Prague's Old Town Hall, Špilberk in Brno, and St. Martin's Cathedral in Bratislava. With hotel and restaurant recommendations and insider tips, this guide will help you plan the perfect trip through the Czech and Slovak Republics, and their picturesque towns, such as Trnava and Banská Bystrica, magnificent scenery, diverse topography, and rich history. With hundreds of full-color photographs, hand-drawn illustrations, and custom maps that illuminate every page, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Czech & Slovak Republics truly shows you this city as no one else can.
Jobs in Eastern Europe : the Insider's Guide to Working and Living in the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia
Author: Clarke Canfield
Publisher: Progressive Media
The Scotland conference at which these 21 papers were originally presented was delayed by the coup in Russia, underscoring the volatile relationship of politics and economics which has been fueled by rapid market growth in Eastern Europe and the touting of privatization as the solution for reviving prosperity. These contributors critically examine such assumptions in the areas of ownership, performance, regulation, and privatization strategies in the UK, New Zealand, Japan, Hungary, Poland, Russia, Malaysia, and Tanzania. Not surprisingly, the conclusions regarding private sector efficiency and effectiveness are as varied as the political stabilities in each country. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR