Questions of the type "where is the nearest..." or "where can I..." are very frequent. Therefore we give information about some items:
Verbal explanation is accompanied by a commented photo of Petřiny taken from the Institute building and a map of its nearest (1 km) area showing the described facilities.
The nearest automated teller machine (ATM) is about
400 m eastwards from the Institute, at the entrance to the
Delvita supermarket. Another ATM is at the "Česká Spořitelna" bank in
Křenova Street (opposite the first machine). Both accept Cirrus/Maestro/MasterCard
and VISA cards (see the pictures and map).
There is no exchange point near the Institute. The nearest are either at the airport, or in Metro stations Dejvická and Hradčanská and their neighbourhood.
Generally, phonecards are sold at post offices, newspaper stalls and shops denoted with the "Český Telecom" logo . Near to the Institute, they are sold:
Tickets for public transport are sold at special counters in some Metro stations, in some shops denoted with the "Předprodej jízdenek" logo, in slot machines, etc. For details, see the page of Prague Public Transit Co. Inc, texts What Should a Passenger Know and Points of Tickets Sale .
Basic types of tickets are available in the Registration Office. Other possibilities:
An orange mail box is located
50 m back from the tram terminus on the left-hand side of the
main street. Collected on working days at 16:00, on Saturdays at
12:00 (see a picture). Several more pillar
boxes are shown in the map. The box in front
of the post office is collected daily.
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View of Petřiny from the Institute
Map of Petřiny with some important objects
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