The Charles Bridge is a famous historical bridge that crosses the Vltava River in Prague. Its construction started in 1357 under the auspices of King Charles IV, and finished in the beginning of the 15th century.
Prague Castle is the castle in Prague where the Czech kings, Holy Roman Emperors, and presidents of Czechoslovakia and the Czech Republic have had their offices. The crown jewels of the Bohemian Kingdom are kept here. Prague Castle is one of the biggest castles in the world (according to Guinness Book of Records, the biggest […]
Wenceslas Square (Czech: “Václavské náměstí”) is one of the main city squares and the centre of business and cultural communities in the New Town of Prague. The square is named after Saint Wenceslas, the patron saint of Bohemia.
The Old Town Square (Czech: “Staroměstské náměstí”), located between Wenceslas Square and the Charles Bridge, is a historic square in the Old Town quarter of Prague. Among many churches, tourists may find the Astronomical Clock, and a statue of religious reformer Jan Hus, who was burned at the stake for his beliefs. The statue, known […]
Prague is the capital and largest city of the Czech Republic. Prague is widely considered to be one of the most beautiful cities in Europe and is among the most visited cities on the continent. Here are a few photos from around the city, including Henry’s Tower and Powder Tower, among other sites.