Czech Republic Travel Guide

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    Church of St. Nicholas in Lesser Town
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Prague

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11909,24945,927

Brno

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469,1020,53

Karlovy Vary

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204,683,82

Ostrava

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158,302,11

Cesky Krumlov

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333,957,72

Plzen

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123,392,33

Olomouc

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328,1155,15

Kutna Hora

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366,964,15

Liberec

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78,146,17

Ceske Budejovice

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154,523,19

Teplice

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19,37,1

Marianske Lazne

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49,211,77

Decin

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46,197,0

Hradec Kralove

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46,72,10

Terezin

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53,213,1

Sedlec (Bone Church)

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60,181,0

Litomerice

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52,205,0

Telc

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132,372,4

Cheb

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36,141,10

Lednice

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30,103,0

Hrensko

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15,66,1

Tabor

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13,49,2

Hluboka nad Vltavou

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24,90,2

Domazlice

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23,58,0

Usti nad Labem

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31,87,2

Melnik

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25,56,0

Karlstejn

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30,58,1

Kromeriz

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20,95,0

Znojmo

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27,90,0

Mikulov

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17,76,0

Trebon

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21,84,6

Ceska Lipa

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22,33,1

Roznov pod Radhostem

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38,108,3

Karlstejn

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31,89,0

Valtice

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18,64,0

Koprivnice

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47,90,0

Pardubice

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10,30,0

Blansko

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15,71,0

Jablunkov

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99,160,0

Hranice

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5,18,0

Valasske Mezirici

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14,17,0

Spindleruv Mlyn

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12,56,39

Mikulov

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17,34,0

Breclav

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14,35,0

Uherske Hradiste

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9,16,1

Mala Skala

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6,16,0

Loket

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5,10,3

Trebic

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14,125,0

Frydek-Mistek

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6,72,2

Luhacovice

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15,51,1

Prague

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  • Charles Bridge

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Prague Things to Do

    When the sun's shining, Charles Bridge explodes into its most vibrant persona with its buskers, artists and craft sellers crowding into every available space on both sides of the pedestrian-only roadway. The standard, and variety, of the performers, artists and artisans is exceptional. On any given day the musical offerings can range from operatic...

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  • Pension Unitas & Art Prison Hostel...

    Prague Hotels

    Pension Unitas is built in the building that housed prisoners of the former Czech Secret Police,...

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  • U Fleku

    4 out of 5 stars

    Prague Restaurants

    This historic beer hall is featured in many tour guides as one of Prague's top attractions. Perhaps for that reason I was a bit afraid of walking into a tourist trap, but U Fleku is actually much more than that! Dating back to 1499, it is believed to be the city's oldest brewery. They brew only one type of beer, a flavourful dark lager, which...

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Brno

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  • Spielberg Castle (Hrad Spilberk)

    4 out of 5 stars

    Brno Things to Do

    The area above Brno is dominated by the magnificent Hrad Spilberk or Spielberg Castle, the history of which is fascinating. It is now also home to the Brno City Museum. The complex is in several parts, so let's go through them. Before I begin, I should say that the place is very photogenic and I developed rather a camera frenzy. As there are only...

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  • Grandhotel Brno

    Brno Hotels

    I have never stayed in this hotel, but i would like to. It has a good reputation and it is located...

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  • Czech cuisine

    4 out of 5 stars

    Brno Restaurants

    This is a local place with a smoking and no-smoking section except it is probably hard to escape as it is not that large inside but either way there were no tourists here just countless locals getting together for a meal. For some reason my stomach turned on me a bit and I was not able to enjoy my pork disk but Kim had an almond crusted trout dish...

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Karlovy Vary

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Ostrava

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  • Bastila

    Ostrava Nightlife

    The Bastila was probably the first pub I have been to in this place as it was just across the street from my hotel on my first visit here. Since then I have been here few times, it is usually crowded with people meeting before they continue forward to the clubs as well as with some who just enjoy it here with to good feelings of partying and...

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  • Park Inn Ostrava

    Ostrava Hotels

    Hornopolni Street 3313/42, Ostrava, 702 00, Czech Republic

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Potrefená Husa

    Ostrava Nightlife

    Potrefená Husa is a popular cafe bar, it is networks of few around Czech and I have been to few of them already. Beside the nice menu they also have few good selection of beers, like the Ostrava Velvet beer and the unique Staropramen Granat. (see images)

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Cesky Krumlov

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  • Lunch in mill

    Cesky Krumlov Restaurants

    The restaurant has a terrace overlooking the River Vltava. The pleasure of eating with the sound of water that turns the mill wheel. The food is a mix of local Czech cuisine and international cuisine. The restaurant serves excellent local Czech beer. Service is quite good. Rosted ham with beans and dumplings

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  • Krumlov House Hostel

    Cesky Krumlov Hotels

    The owner of this place really made an effort in trying to give himself and his place a nice and...

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  • Visiting The Castle

    Cesky Krumlov Things to Do

    Castle on the hilly bank of the Vltava River consists of an outer and inner courtyards. Worth to make a tour through the castle, visit the ballroom, noble rooms and royal chapel. In the outer courtyard is a round tower from which to see the entire city. The pools near the drawbridge live bears who in the hot days of summer eat watermelons for...

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Plzen

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  • Yummy Czech food

    Plzen Restaurants

    This was the best place I've eaten at in Plzen. Jitka, a student of mine, showed me the town and proposed to eat at a typical Czech restaurant. We came across Zumbera and ordered something typically Czech - in my case a schnitzel scalloped with potato dough; in Jitka's case minced meat in potatoes. Both dishes were really good and had a taste that...

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  • Hotel Slovan

    Plzen Hotels

    It's a really old hotel that I found charming. We got the el-cheapo double room, 2 twin beds and a...

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  • More good Czech food

    Plzen Restaurants

    K Restaurant is another good place to get typical Czech food. The place also serves other types of food, some Indian dishes as well as Grusinian cuisine (from Georgia). Its great location and multilingual (Czech, German, English) staff make it a nice place for lunch or dinner. I had a Grusinian dish which was really good - meat skewers with onions...

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Olomouc

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  • FINDING THE HISTORIC SITES.

    Olomouc Favorites

    The first place I visit in a new town is the Tourist Information centre, especially to see if they have a walking map, whether for free or for a Czech crown.If you haven't a map in Olomouc, then there is no need to worry. Just walk around the old city centre, get lost, enjoy, but most of all, look beside entrance doors for signage like in my...

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  • NH Olomouc Congress Hotel

    Olomouc Hotels

    Legionarska 21, Olomouc, 779 00, Czech Republic

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • How to get to Olomouc & explore the town

    Olomouc Transportation

    You can get easyly by train or with your own car to Olomouc, but unfortunately the highway ends in a distance of about 70 km west of Olomouc, in Vyschov.It is certainly the best to search for a parking in the outskirts - I found mine next to the orthodox church and from there you can reach all places of interest easyly walking or by tram. I made it...

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Kutna Hora

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  • Locals' place with good local food

    Kutna Hora Restaurants

    I had been walking for many hours and was in need of a rest and some lunch. I had walked by a few places but none really caught my eye. As I saw a family dining here through the window, it was an easy choice. Their dog was comfortably resting at their feet, with a small bowl provided by the restaurant. The table had what looked to be good food in a...

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  • U Ruze Hotel

    Kutna Hora Hotels

    Zamecka 52, Sedlec, Kutna Hora, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • A great restaurant & shady garden

    Kutna Hora Restaurants

    Schwarzenbersky Hostinec is a restaurant , just a few steps from the monastery church of Sedlec, and you have a large parking in front off it.When entering the building, have a look for the interesting coat of arms - and compare it with the one you will see inside the bonechurch.They also serve in a shady garden and prices are really cheap !! Try...

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Liberec

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  • JAVORNIK SKI RESORT

    Liberec Sports & Outdoors

    It wasn't far off the Summer season when we drove past this Ski resort, even so, there still was a little snow lying around. What caught my attention first, was the giant bobsled track winding its way down the mountain side.It's a tube bobsled, which has a length of 1100 m making it the longest toboggan run in the Czech Republic. For those...

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  • Hotel Jested

    Liberec Hotels

    Horni Hanychov 153, Liberec, Bohemia, 46008, Czech Republic

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • CHECK OUT THE ARCHITECTURE

    Liberec Favorites

    I liked the buildings I saw in Liberec. The neo-renaissance Town Hall and the Theatre were both beautiful buildings! These were not the only ones though, I found plenty more just in the area around the town square. Others, like the museum and some buildings in the residential area still symbolize the golden times of when Liberec flourished as a...

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Ceske Budejovice

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  • Renaissance Architecture

    Ceske Budejovice Things to Do

    Authentic renaissance architecture is not too frequent in the old town. The reason is obvious: The city went through a big fire in 1641 and most of the older buildings were destroyed or badly damaged. However, there are a few houses which have survived all misshaps through the centuries. Photo 1 and 2: A house dated 1557 in ul. Knezská behind the...

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  • Gran Hotel Zvon

    Ceske Budejovice Hotels

    Three ancient buildings were assembled to form the Hotel ,with his history going back to the 16th...

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  • The Salt Storage

    Ceske Budejovice Things to Do

    The white building with the gothic stepped gables was built in 1531 and originally served as arsenal, then as a storage from salt which was imported from the Salzkammergut region in Austria.Nowadays it hosts a private motorbike museum. That day the more impressive exhibition was on the outside, the museum must have attracted some kind of club of...

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Teplice

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  • Teplice - my tour of the public schools

    Teplice Off The Beaten Path

    The weather was a perfect 10 on the April day that I toured the northern Bohemian spa city of Teplice. I was drinking a cold Budvar pivo ( beer ) while also drinking in the fascinating sites, when all of a sudden I found myself standing in front of a large and magnificent school building completely surrounded by young healthy looking students. The...

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  • Almond

    Teplice Hotels

    Stara Duchcovska, 28, Teplice, 418 01, Czech Republic

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Teplice - Interesting church and bell...

    Teplice Off The Beaten Path

    This church is located in the zamek ( chateau ) area of Teplice. The simple architecture is a refreshing break from that of most churches in the area. No dizzying spires and no gargoyles; just simple but pleasant designs. The church is commonly known as the castle church because of its location at the castle or chateau complex. The church is not...

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Marianske Lazne

  • SOMETHING DIFFERENT

    Marianske Lazne Favorites

    Walking along the main street of Marianske Lanze, I saw this shop selling these pottery Clowns, animals & figures. These were different and cute, but I thought may be too heavy to take home. I liked the Christmas decorations too, they make a good light gift.Pity the shop was closed!

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  • Grandhotel Pacifik

    Marianske Lazne Hotels

    The Grandhotel Pacifik offers room, board and treatments, specializing in motor functions,...

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  • ARCHITECTURE OF MARIANSKE LAZNE

    Marianske Lazne Favorites

    The architecture was what I was interested in seeing in Marianske Lazne.The town didn't disappoint, in-fact, it was incredible the amount of beautiful buildings that were built during the town's "golden years" in the second half of the 19th century.The Spa houses come in a wide range of various styles. Classicism, was the first style to find its...

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Decin

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  • Zamek Decin - the castle of Decin

    Decin Things to Do

    Zamek Decin - the castle of DecinHigh above the town of Decin / Tetschen the castle was built on top of a massive rock in 1790 by count Thun-Hohenstein. One of the best attractions of the castle is the rosary, built on a rather narrow, but long rock, decorated with plenty of sandstone-sculptures. Decin / Tetschen has about 55000 inhabitans now and...

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  • Decin castle - the loggia of the rosary

    Decin Things to Do

    At the south-end of the rosary you will see this stairs going up to a loggia with a better view into the landscape.Obviously it was also used for festivities or simply a cosy place to relax and great sandstone-sculptures add a lot to the atmosphere. When you have been in Salzburg already and had visited the Residenz and Hellbrunn palace there, you...

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  • the ballroom of the castle

    Decin Things to Do

    In Decin castle there is a small hall at the entrance to the rosary. This hall is totally empty, but all the walls and the ceiling are covered by great frescos, reminding me a lot of baroque frescos in Italy.- what a great place to dance and what a lovely place to have a ball, with a great view of the rosary and the surrounding mountains and all of...

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Hradec Kralove

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  • Pivovar

    Hradec Kralove Favorites

    Just around the old town, there is this brewery. Made me feel thirsty for another Czech beer. There are some places nearby to grab a local product.

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  • Boromeum Residence

    Hradec Kralove Hotels

    Spitalska 183, Hradec Kralove, 50003, Czech Republic

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Walking zone in the new town

    Hradec Kralove Things to Do

    Just on the way to the old town, the new town is just so clean, maintained and gorgeous. There are mix of commercial blocks and butiks and supermarkets on both side and its been made a pedestrianized zone. It was in early January I was in Hradec Kralove, I wonder it must be much more beautiful in spring.

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Terezin

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  • THE OHRE RIVER IN TEREZIN

    Terezin Things to Do

    The Ohre [Eger] river ran quietly through Terezin. The weir was pretty, so I took a photo! Looking at the River and remembering what I had read, it was hard to believe that even this River brought heartache to the Prisoners. You see, after the prisoners were cremated, their ashes were placed in paper urns and were stored in a building nearby. As...

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  • EA Parkhotel Terezin

    Terezin Hotels

    Machova 163, Terezin, 411 55, Czech Republic

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

  • A DRIVE AROUND TEREZIN

    Terezin Things to Do

    Terezin is quite a shock when you first see it! Most of the town is in disrepair, the buildings are old and neglected, many of them look empty! It looked like the town wanted to be left as it was years ago, to be remembered the way it was. It certainly set the scene for what else we saw in Terezin.We did find a couple of parks, they were neglected...

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