Prague, a city of culture

Prague by night

Phoenix maintains partnerships with cities around the world as a way to promote cultural and economic ties.  The sister cities program includes partnerships with places in Mexico, Canada and Japan.  But it’s a relationship with the city of Prague—the capitol of the Czech Republic that is the focus of our next story.  KJZZ’s Tony Ganzer traveled to Europe on a fellowship, and found a city rich in culture and history that few Phoenicians know much about, even though there are close Arizona ties.

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A Wild West-Inspired Germany

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Arizona...the slideshowArizona’s sights and cities attract a broad range of people each year, in large numbers.  The National Park Service estimates the Grand Canyon alone welcomes almost 5 million visitors annually.   Some of these people are Europeans, drawn to the Wild West image of America.  KJZZ’s Tony Ganzer found a club of Arizona fans in Dresden, Germany where the Old West is spurring a new kind of thinking.

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