Mermaids are a feature of most culture’s mythology (Have you read my article about Warsaw yet?) but Prague is slightly unique in that it has a story of a merman, not a mermaid.
Along the Atlantic coast, in Portugal’s central region, lies the town of Nazaré – literally, Nazareth. It sprawls over a clifftop and a beach below the cliffs and is a popular summer destination along the Silver Coast. But why does it share a name with an important biblical town?
There are many things Prague is known for – Charles Bridge, the Prague castle, weekend breaks – but connections with Star Wars tend to be few and far. Which isn’t to say that there may not be one