Easter holidays in Czechia, a festival of whipping

Easter holidays in Czechia, a festival of whipping

By a Czech woman who wishes to remain anonymous | As a child, I had very mixed feelings about Easter. On the one hand, it was a time when we all got together around a table, painted eggs and our parents and grandparents all told us stories about their lives. I loved...
Czech glass conquers the world

Czech glass conquers the world

by Petra Kopecka, Raiffeisen Bank in the Czech Republic | The beginnings of Czech glassmaking date back to the 13th century. The oldest glassworks were established in mountainous areas, where there were sufficient supplies of wood, water and other raw materials such...
The new Romanian cuisine – a reinvention of ingredients

The new Romanian cuisine – a reinvention of ingredients

by Carmen Dimitruc, Raiffeisen Bank in Romania | I’m writing this article immediately after Christmas and New Year’s Eve, and you might say we are all a little full. But then again, we will probably be hungry in a couple of hours, so we might as well choose some fine...
Public Holidays 2022 in CEE

Public Holidays 2022 in CEE

Are you planning a business trip to the CEE region? Or would you like to know on which dates your business partner in CEE is on public holidays? The Discover CEE Public Holidays 2022 overview shows all the dates at one glance. Wherever planning a trip to the CEE...