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Zizkov

Prague, Czech Republic (Praha 1)
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Ranked #52 of 317 Attractions in Prague
Type: Neighborhoods
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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394 attraction reviews
203 helpful votes 203 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I love this area of the city,it is not the most dramatic architecture wise but a good fun place to be. I do love the beer garden in Riegrovy sady and it is a favourite place to enjoy a outdoor beer and watch sport on their giant screen.Loads of great bars in the area in particular the Tavern for great... More

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Krakow
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Zizkov is a great place to stay, at least to visit! If u have ever visited SoHo in NYC, so this is Zizkov in Prague. Art and architecture met there. People are very kind and helpful. There are 2 sides of Zizkov, the district is very well connected with public transport so you can reach old town in 10 minutes... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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190 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I found this area rather boring: there's not much going on, views are nice but mostly blocked by some not so nice buildings. It might be nice to live there, but it's not a tourist attraction.

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

This crazy sci-fi looking tower is a definite must for a visit. You can enjoy the views from the higher, viewing pod and then go down to the lower one for a meal or a drink while you continue to enjoy the view. We loved the swinging chairs. It's not as far as it looks. It's only a short tram... More

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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I stayed with a friend who lived there, and it was wonderful. I would leave everyone else to sleep in in the mornings and wander around taking pictures and drinking coffee with stupidly wonderful amounts of whipped cream on top; I need to go back.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Žižkov district is notoriously the hippest and coolest Prague district with lots of bars, coffee houses, restaurants, cool vintage shops, local pubs, grow stores and place for lots of cultural and sightseeing attractions. Highly recommended for traditional local cuisine (and local prices) and night life.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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34 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Zizkov is very famous quarters for its unique location. It is very hard to find a levelled place around as it is spread on slopes of few hills. There are places that quite interesting and worth of visit like the Vitkov monument with Jan Zizka’s statue and the mausoleum there, but nowadays Zizkov is considered more like a poor area... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

might seem a little tired and run down but areas like this are the beating heart of the city,i was last in the area to attent a football match at the Viktoria Zizkov ground and had great fun,loads of good bars and resturants in the area as well as a great beer garden, prices in this area are a gret... More

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Prague, Czech Republic
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126 reviews 126 reviews
29 attraction reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

Zizkov is still in the city but away from the busy streets full with tourists in the center. From the Military museum you walk up the hill Vitkov and enjoy the view over the city. It is a great place to go for jogging at any time of the day and night. The area is overlooked by the thomb of... More

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

I would recommend staying in this part of Prague. It's just a ~30 mins walk from the old town, close to main train station. The place is full of nice bars and restaurants a lot cheaper than in touristy places in center. It can be a great base to stay at while visiting Prague. You can find some cheap accommodation... More

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