By tram

From their inauguration in 1899 to their heyday in the 1930s, trams were a useful way of getting around

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However, the opening of the metro and the introduction of trolleybuses both in the mid-1930s marked the end of the trams' usefulness.

The network has been radically reduced with much being given over to trolleybuses.

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The few trams that remain are excruitatingly slow but a short nostalgic trip in the area near Chisty Prudy can be enjoyable.