Prague, Czech Republic – Travel Guide Situated in the very heart of Europe is Prague; the capital of the Czech Republic and home to more than one million people. Prague has a long historical legacy and there is evidence of this in every corner of the city, from the grand houses to the cobble streets and famous monuments. The largest medieval castle in Europe is located in the city and it along with the winding streets and the historic centre of Prague have all been declared World Heritage Sites by UNESCO. Prague has managed to conserve its old-city charm and is surrounded by nine hills and it is sometimes called the golden city of the 100 spires as it has a large number towers. Find great deals and cheap flights to Prague for the departure date you select with eDreams.