Prague Travel Guide


Czechs Are Awaiting Hot Electoral Spring

23 April 2006, 13:45 - Travel
Every visitor to Prague can now look at huge billboards with smiling politicians instead of contemplating historical monuments. Pre-election campain in the Czech Republic is gradually heating up.

You can see posters on every Prague corner or in public transportation. According to last poll predictions, the opposition Civic Democratic Party would gain most of the Lower Parliament Chamber seats in June 2 and June 3 elections, followed by the strongest government party - Social Democrats.

But the gap between the shares remain narrow, so many political scientist expect the electoral battle will be tight.

After long cold winter this year, Czechs are awaiting hot electoral spring.