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Prague Travel warnings

Photos: Czech Republic

Photos: Czech Republic

Scammers at Work in the Czech Republic

By most accounts, the Czech Republic is a beautiful and safe place to visit. However, as with any travel destination where there are tourists there are inevitably going to be con artists and scammers seeking to capitaliz

Czech Republic - Driving and other Travel Hazards

Since becoming a democracy just a few short decades ago, the Czech Republic has become a popular travel destination.  With such a rich history and fascinating culture, there’s certainly plenty to do and see.  But on

Recommended vaccinations for Prague

  • Diphtheria

    Diphtheria is a serious throat infection, which infects from person-to-person through the air. The vaccination should be less than 10 years old otherwise a booster is needed.

    Hepatitis A (infectious hepatitis)

    Infectious hepatitis infects through contaminated food and water. Vaccination consists of two injections about 12 months apart, which protects for up to 25 years. The first vaccination protects for 12 months.  The hepatitis A vaccine can be combined with the vaccine against hepatitis B .


    Tetanus is a complication to wounds contaminated by soil. If there has been a vaccination within the past 10 years it is not necessary to give a booster in case of wounds and accidents. Tetanus vaccinations are usually given in combination with diphtheria vaccine. If you are previously vaccinated, the vaccine can be given right up to departure.

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