Opening hours vary for Czech shops or stores. Shops are usually open between 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. on weekdays and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays. Many of the shops in city centers are open all weekend and their number is increasing.
Besides shops and supermarkets with everyday goods it is recommended to visit specialized stores where beautiful Czech traditional products, such as cut glass, porcelain, Czech garnets, lace, costume jewelry, ceramics and other traditional handicrafts are for sale.
Selected shops also accept international credit cards e.g. Access, American Express, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Eurocard/MasterCard, Bank Americard/VISA a Japan Credit Bureau.