Waldstein Palais

pragpalast [1600x1200]This is the court inside the huge Waldstein Palais in Prague. The famous army leader Albrecht of Wallenstein owned this palais, today it is a museum.

Today, I offer you a melodram by Jiri Antonin Benda “Pygmalion and Galathea”

Zlata Ulicka

 

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This is the Zlata Ulicka, the famous golden lane on the castle mount (Hradschin) in Prague. It is so called because Alchemists used to live here on their search for gold. Even Franz Kafka lived here.