Living costs in the Czech Republic are considered to be affordable. The average living costs of students range from 350 to 750 USD per month, including meals, accommodation, public transport and culture. The current exchange rate is available at the Czech National Bank website.
The Czech Republic is a modern country with high living standards, extensive social security, and an accessible healthcare system, as well as very good educational opportunities.
Can a foreigner buy real property in Prague? Yes. Under EU law, anyone can buy a house , apartment , buildable land, agricultural land or forests in the Czech Republic , regardless of citizenship or residency.
The Czech Republic (official short name: Czechia ) is a party to the Schengen Agreement. This means that U.S. citizens may enter the Czech Republic for up to 90 days for tourist or business purposes without a visa. Your passport should be valid for at least three months beyond the period of stay .
Since Prague is the capital of Czech Republic and also the hub of many multinational companies, its average salaries are the highest in the country. Currently, the average salary in Prague is of around 30,000 CZK per month. Those are net figures and equivalent to slightly less than 1305 US dollars per month.
Cost of Living in Prague, Czech Republic
|1 bedroom flat (40 m2) rent per month||650.00 USD|
|1 bedroom flat (40 m2) utilities per month||140.00 USD|
|2 bedroom flat (80 m2) rent per month||1,071.00 USD|
|2 bedroom flat (80 m2) utilities per month||215.00 USD|
Top 10 Things to Avoid in Prague Sightseeing. Wasting Time Waiting for the Cuckoo. Charles Bridge in the Middle of the Day. Getting around. Getting Pickpocketed on the 22 Tram. Getting Ripped off by Taxis. Shopping and money. Tacky Souvenir Shops. Rip-off Exchange Offices. U Fleku’s Pushy Waiters. Wenceslas Square Sausages. Restaurants on Old Town Square.
The Czechs I know all look like Americans. They vary from dark hair and hazel/brown eyes- but the typical Czech I think is more nordic looking . I think this type definitely have prominent high cheekbones, and more tend to have longer pointed noses. And fuller lips with a wider mouth.
The general feeling in Prague is that the rental market is very competitive – good places go fast and rent is much more expensive than it used to be. On where to live in Prague : The best place to live in Prague may be Vinohrady, our neighborhood. Vinohrady is popular with expats so the English level here is quite good.
You should plan to spend around Kč2,040 ($95) per day on your vacation in Prague , which is the average daily price based on the expenses of other visitors. Past travelers have spent, on average, Kč489 ($23) on meals for one day and Kč150 ($6.99) on local transportation.
The rate of violent crime is low and most areas of Prague are safe to walk around even after dark. Be careful on Wenceslas Square. It is usually packed with tourists and the crowds make things easy for pickpockets. There have also been cases of trusting “love-seekers” being robbed of all their money at night .
Permanent residence permit after 5 years of continuous temporary residence in the CR. After 5 years of continuous residence in the Czech Republic , a foreign national can file an application for permanent residence .
Since the Czech Republic joined the EU in 2004, citizens of all other EU member states enjoy the freedom to move to the Czech Republic without a visa. To work in the Czech Republic , you must apply for a permit at a Czech Labor Office before applying for a visa.
The Czech Republic allows children and grandchildren of those born in the Czech Republic or now-defunct Czechoslovakia , so long as they are not already Slovakian citizens . As of 2014, the Czech Republic recognizes dual – citizenship , so I can hold both my U.S. and Czech nationalities legally.
Resident foreigners or stateless persons who have held a right of permanent residence for at least five years (reduced to three years for EU citizens ) and have resided in the Czech Republic for most of that time can apply for Czech naturalization if they can prove they are of good character and are proficient in the