Welcome to Prague, which is the capital city of the Czech Republic.Prague, the heart of Europe, is a historical city with a modern soul. Thanks to it cultural wealth and architectural monuments it is often called “Golden Prague” or “The City of a Hundred Spires”. The dominant monument of the historical city is the Prague Castle and the St. Vitus Cathedral. The Castle dates back to the 9th century and is one of the largest castle complexes in Central Europe. Today it is the seat of the Czech president.