Tips about Prague shopping vacation,something need to know

  1. By Kevin
  2. On Dec 14, 2017
  3. Europe
  4. Travel Tips

Since the Chrismas is coming,a useful tips about Prague shopping vacation may be what you desired now.Something need to know before your holiday,and something need you take care of.

Prague shopping

Business Hours

Prague shops usually open anywhere between 8am and 10am,and close between 5pm and 7pm Monday to Friday.They open from 8.30am to noon or 1pm on Saturday.Major shops,department stores and tourist businesses also open on weekends(usually from 9am to 6pm),but local shops may be closed on Saturday afternoon and Sunday.

Consumer Taxes

Value-added tax(VAT,or DPH in Czech)is applied at 10%on baby food,some medicines and books;15%on other foodstuffs(including restaurant meals),newspapers and magazines;and 21%on the sale of most goods and services.This tax is included in the marked price and not added at the cash register.