Ticket To Heaven

Before it became the ’famous love theme from the Godfather’ Speak softly to me – which was the English title for the song (with similar translation in other languages) – it already had its more comic origin in the movie Fortunella from 1958 (that was the reason why Rota didn’t get the Oscar for music […]

Nona And Her Madam

Dies slowly he who does not travel, who does not read,  who does not listen to music, who finds no charm in himself. …  Dies slowly he who transforms himself to a slave of habit, repeating every day on the same path, who does not change routine, who does not risk to wear a new […]

Winter Sun ☀

”We love someone not because that someone deserves our love entirely and exclusively over others, but because we “poured sun rays onto that one person which gild and single them out from anything else in the world!” You have probably heard about solar systems having two suns, but have you ever wondered about your inner […]

Rooms of Splendour

Someone once said that if we want to be happy we need good health and a bad memory! As far as the memory is concerned, we don’t have to worry too much… Sometimes, some of them are resolved to stay with us forever, and we could say that they make us healthier!  But when it […]

The Sound of Silence

The feeling of being ‘lost in translation’ is not necessarily related to staying in a foreign country and not speaking the language. Many times we feel lost communicating with familiar people and in familiar places, which often leaves us with only one solution – to be quite. Howerver, even then we are trying to use […]

Vltava

‘On a crisp fall day, the flagrant yellows and red of the autumn trees on the lesser bank of the Vltava guild the city’s already rich skyline. The Charles Bridge remains in the permanent tourist traffic jam long past the summer high season’! M. Kundera One of the most beautiful cities in the world – […]

The Three B

If you were to ask someone which artists (actors, musicians, celebrities) they consider the icons of the 20th Century, you would probably get the most varied answers – The Beatles, Bob Marley, David Bowie, Brigitte Bardot, B. B. King… The list would go on forever, even if we only stuck with the ones starting with […]