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  • noun Plural form of koruna.


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  • But not for that incident, Kryštof may have gone on with the cart indefinitely: slicing the cakes, handing them over on a white silver-edged plate, collecting korunas, placing orders for espresso and cappuccino in the kitchen.


  • Why should they have to part with their korunas to pay for cake, when the rest of their meal went on the credit card?


  • Take a 90-minute brewery tour (U Prazdroje 7, +420 377 062 888), 150 korunas ($8.00) for a glimpse of the bottling plant and copper kettles that brew 528,344 gallons daily.


  • Menu highlights include cubed pork shoulder roasted in black beer with cabbage (129 korunas) and a vegetarian plate of beer cheese with butter, onions and beer cream (64 korunas).


  • Plzensky Prazdroj Pilsner Urquell brewery in Plzen, C.ech Republic The Brewery Museum (Veleslavinova 6, +420 377 235 574), 90 korunas, tucked into a townhouse where brewing began as early as 1520, opens with an exhibition on beer's beginnings in the fourth century B.C. The C.thedral of St. Bartholomew (Namesti Republiky 35), a gothic structure on which construction began in the 13th century, boasts Bohemia's tallest church steeple (336 feet).


  • Steps away, two 148-foot high towers front the salmon-colored Great Synagogue (Smetanovy sady 5, +420 377 235 749), 55 korunas, one of Europe's largest.


  • To avoid being robbed of all my korunas and left for dead on a Mala Strana sidewalk, I ducked into a bookstore.

    David Parker: Prague: Monstertown

  • Apart from a teaser taste at the brewery, Na Parkanu (Veleslavinova 4, +420 377 324 485) is the only place to get unfiltered Pilsner Urquell (21 korunas for a 0,3 liter glass).


  • Adjusted for the tax increase -- to 47 Slovak korunas ($2.08) a pack from 37 korunas last year -- the economy grew 9.7% year over year, the Slovak Statistics Office said Thursday.

    Slovak Economy Surges

  • Sanofi, which is Zentiva's largest shareholder with a 24.9% stake, said it plans to offer 1,050 Czech korunas ($67.42) for each remaining share of the company, valuing Zentiva at €1.66 billion.

    Sanofi Trumps Offer for Zentiva


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