Prague is steeped in thrilling stories, and its gothic buildings enhance the enveloping atmosphere of magic and mystery.
This is the city of Golem, whose body, legend tells, is kept in the Old-New Synagogue. The house of Faust, located at 40-41 Karlovo Namesti, is where the alchemist made his pact with the devil to gain eternal youth.
Every part of the centre has its stories of ghosts, apparitions, mysterious disappearances animate the collective imagination in this emblematic capital. For those who want to discover the dark side of the city, there is even a museum with medieval torture instruments that were used on wizards and sorcerers. Prague, in terms of myths and legends, is an open air museum, with much to discover.