Thousands of Czech women are registered as being married to Germans, Americans, Brits and Italians.
But finding a westerner married to a Czech male is nigh on impossible.
They originally met in London, while Ales was living there in political exile.
She tells me that Ales has always been particularly fascinated by England.
Jane Kirwin is one of the exceptionally few westerners to have a Czech partner.
She has been living in Prague with Ales Mahacek for the past five years.
This is still an issue." The majority of mixed nationality couples I quizzed said that household chores weren't such a sticking point for them, and that they normally shared out the housework 50-50.
But many did agree with Dinah more generally, citing Czech males as having a relatively conservative attitude towards home life.
Only 29 Americans, and 19 Brits were wedded to a real-life Czech male in the last figures for 2003; making them an extremely rare breed.
American journalist Dinah Spritzer has lived and worked in the Czech capital for many years.