The city of Prague is full of cafes, some of which feature sleek interiors with absolute modern ambience while other older cafes in Prague feature grand Art Nouveau or Art Deco interiors, not to mention that they also may house many a ghost of geniuses past. These cafes happen to be an absolute delight to visit as they embody a past era that had such individuals as Albert Einstein, Franz Kafka and Karel Čapek sipping cups of coffee at their tables. Social venues where intellectuals, writers and artists spent their time, writing, thinking and debating, an intimate place where lovers sampled wine, public spaces where revolutionary ideas blossomed, the cafe was all that and more. Today the café is still a social venue where ideas are born and friends come together to socialize and sample good food and delectable drinks, whether it is in an old famous Prague café or a newer establishment. And so if you wish to converge with the past, visit one of the famous cafes that Prague boasts or visit a newer café and get a sample of the up-and-coming vibe this exciting, unique capital showcases.