Karlstejn chateau

Castle Karlstejn

Built in 1348 the Karlstejn chateau is also considered a castle.  The chateau was built by Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor-elect and King of Bohemia.  It initial purpose for the chateau was to hold sacred relics, crown jewels and many other important and priceless works of art. Located about thirty …

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Litomerice

Situated between the rivers Elbe and Ohře the city of Litomerice is just one of those you will want to find time to visit when visiting the Czech Republic.  Located northwest of Prague the city of Litomerice has been called the Garden of Bohemia and for good reason. The city …

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Celetna street in Prague

When visiting Prague there will be many out of the way streets and romantic hideaways that you can visit but there is none as unique as Celetna street.  Named for the bread that was once baked there Celetna street is filled with little shops, markets and coffee house that you …

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John Lennon wall in Prague

Travel Czech Republic

When it comes to freedom of expression be it political, religious or other the people of Prague have been surprised for hundreds upon hundreds of years.  The people of Prague have seen countless dictators, communist governments and even religious figures over the years try to sway their views, beliefs and …

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Exploring the new look of Prague

Prague Tours

They say if you don’t grow and change you will die.  The same goes for cities and other areas around the world.  As you visit Prague you will be surrounded by old buildings, great works of art and from it all feel that you have stepped back in time to …

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Charles Bridge Museum

Czech Republic Travel Guide

When visiting Prague you will undoubtable hear about the Charles Bridge and Charles IV.  If you don’t’ then you really haven’t been paying attention.  As you travel through Prague you will see many museums dedicated to a wide range of people and historical events.  There is no wonder that the …

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Come and visit Olomouc

Olomouc is a city in Moravia and is located in the east of the Czech Republic. Located on the Morava River, the city is the ecclesiastical metropolis and historical capital city of Moravia. Rumored to have been founded by Czar the city is filed with Brooke works of art, fountains …

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Kutna Hora

One of the most beautiful and historic cities in the known world is called Kutna Hora. Kutna Hora is situated close to the religious inspired Prague and has been called the most historic city in the Czech Republic. The city is often refered to as the silver city since the …

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Prague National Museum

When visiting Prague there will be no shortage of historical landmarks and religious pilgrimages that you can take part in.  However there are one or two that house a massive amount of historical and religious artifacts in one location.  One of the best you will find in Prague is the …

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Church of Sts Cyril and Methodius

When it comes to visiting Prague there are many untold stories that will entice you history buffs. Some of these stories are tall tales while others are little known and rarely spoken of events that actually had significant impact on the outcome of the war. One such place is the …

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