Prague’s maze of cobbled lanes and hidden courtyards is a paradise for the aimless wanderer. Just a few blocks away from the Old Town Square, one can stumble across ancient chapels, unexpected gardens, charming cafes and old-fashioned bars. With is rich history, Prague has been a political, cultural and economic center of central Europe. Founded during the Romanesque and flourishing by the Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque eras, Prague was the capital of the kingdom of Bohemia and the main residence of several Holy Roman Emperors, most notably of Charles IV. It was an important city to the Habsburg Monarchy and its Austro-Hungarian Empire and it played major roles in the Bohemian and Protestant Reformation, the Thirty Years’ War and in 20th-century history as the capital of Czechoslovakia, during both World Wars and the post-war Communist era.
The city is traditionally one of the cultural centers of Europe, hosting many cultural events and a number of famous cultural attractions. Its rich history makes it a popular tourist destination and as of 2014, the city receives more than 6.4 million international visitors annually. Prague is the fifth most visited European city after London, Paris, Istanbul and Rome.
Four Seasons Hotel
The Four Seasons Hotel Prague interweaves centuries of remarkable history and architecture with all the conveniences of modern technology. In the middle of vibrant Old Town Prague, experience an enclave at the edge of the Vltava River, just steps from the Charles Bridge.