Top dating spots
Built only a few years ago, it has a sleek, slightly Art Deco style and two screens.
Kino Lucerna, with its faded splendour, and Kino Světozor, both in Prague 1, are two more reasons not to set foot in a multiplex.
Kino Atlas Sokolovská 1 Prague 8 An intimate and chic little cinema with a good bar.
A three minute walk from Florenc metro, the cinema show foreign films as well as blockbusters and has themed seasons; for example, in September Almodovar´s films.
Once you have seen your fill of penguins, lions and lemurs, the botanical garden and butterfly house is a five minute walk away.
If you want to swim at the weekend avoid the 3 pm rush hour.
To get there, take the metro to Dejvicka and from there catch tram 20 or 26, or the airport bus (number 119) to the Divoká Šárka stop.
In the centre of town Petřín, with its cherry blossoms and fine dining, or Letna, blessed with panoramic views and a beer-garden, are the places to go on a warm day.
Places never to take a date: Fosil Mexican Bar: A nice bar ruined by crusty old barflies who try to filch your date.