Shopping is a must-do activity when you are visiting a city like Prague for the first time. When you shop for souvenirs for your near and dear ones, it becomes even more interesting.
We suggest a few things you must buy as souvenirs.
The therapeutic garnet is the most sought after in Prague, all thanks to its blazing red colour, but tourists are often conned into buying fake ones. Make sure you ask for an authenticity certificate with your garnet.
What can be more exotic than a beautiful crystal glass that is indigenous to Czech! The Ruckl crystals are the finest glassware created by laborious techniques including hand painting and sandblasting.
The Czech beer is hyped to be the best in the world. Two of the famous labels to try are the Pilsner Urquell and the Budwieser Budvar. The brands to choose from are - Velkopopovicky Kozel, Radegast, Staropramen and Gambrinus, etc.
Czech Spa Wafers
Sweet lovers will definitely like the traditional spa wafers which are easily available at any street vendors or in grocery stores, just check that they are from ‘Opavia’. The wafers are available in a variety of flavours like hazelnuts, cinnamon, vanilla, and sugar.
These sweet little puppets will make an ideal gift for the kids. The traditional handmade puppets can also add a unique touch to the house decor. They can be available at the ‘Czech Marionettes’ in Karoliny Světlé .
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