Did you know – Prague Castle takes up SEVEN football fields?! Who’s doing all that cleaning?


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Prague Castle – the largest medieval castle in Europe and the capital’s top attraction. The current President of the Czech Republic, and past kings of the empire, has a home the size of SEVEN football fields. That’s a whole lot of cleaning.

Good thing they kept plenty of domestic helpers nearby back then on Golden Lane, home to servants, goldsmiths, alchemists and renown writer Franz Kafka. This street located within the castle walls is lined with miniature houses better suited for dwarves than even for a girl at 5’1”. While some of these homes have been turned into tourist shops, others have been frozen in time behind glass walls.

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