Old Jewish Cemetery-since 1750
摄影师 EXPERT
分享
mail
License license
loading...
Loading ...

全景摄影师 Jakub Laštovička EXPERT 日期和时间 15:36, 19/06/2012 - Views loading...

Advertisement

Old Jewish Cemetery-since 1750

世界 > Europe > Czech Republic

  • 喜欢 / 不喜欢
  • thumbs up
  • thumbs down
comments powered by Disqus

在附近的图片Czech Republic

map

A: watchtower Krátošice

od Jakub Laštovička, 3.3 km daleko

watchtower Krátošice

B: Soběslav Aerial 360 Panorama Photo

od Jeffrey Martin, 5.6 km daleko

Soběslav Aerial 360 Panorama Photo

C: Poppy Field

od Jakub Laštovička, 7.9 km daleko

Choustník Rosenberg Castle is the ruins of the same name located in the district of Tabor in South Bo...

Poppy Field

D: Choustnik Castle Ruins-Czech Republic

od Jakub Laštovička, 7.9 km daleko

Choustnik Castle Ruins-Czech Republic

E: Záluží náves

od Pavel Flora, 9.2 km daleko

Záluží náves

F: RUINS OF THE KOZÍ HRÁDEK CASTLE

od Jakub Laštovička, 9.7 km daleko

The ruins of the Kozí Hrádek ("Goat's Small Castle") lie about 5 km south-east of the town Tábor on t...

RUINS OF THE KOZÍ HRÁDEK CASTLE

G: Edvard Beneš-tomb

od Jakub Laštovička, 10.1 km daleko

Edvard Benes was born as the youngest son into a peasant family living in the district of Rakovnik. A...

Edvard Beneš-tomb

H: Zámek Červená Lhota

od Jakub Jakeš, 11.6 km daleko

Zámek Červená Lhota

I: Cervena Lhota Castle 2

od jiri spacaj, 11.6 km daleko

Cervena Lhota Castle 2

此全景拍摄于Czech Republic

这是一个概述Czech Republic

The Czech Republic is a cool little landlocked country south of Germany and Poland, with a national addiction to pork and beer. Potatos, cabbage, and dumplings are close behind them, and they also have this great bar food called "utopenec." It means "a drowned man," it's pickled sausage with onions, perfect with some dark wheat bread and beer. The Czech bread is legendary, like a meal all by itself.

Czechoslovakia first became a sovereign state in 1918 when it declared independence from the Austro-Hungarian Empire. The state of Czechoslovakia lasted until the "Velvet Divorce" of 1993, which created Slovakia and the Czech Republic.

It was occupied by Germany in WWII but escaped major damage, unlike most other European cities. The nation's capital, Prague, retains some of Europe's most beautiful Baroque architecture as well as one of the largest medieval castle complexes still standing. The President of the Czech Republic has his offices in the Prague Castle even today.

There was a coup d'etat in 1948 and Czechoslovakia fell under Soviet rule. For fifty years Czechoslovakia was a Socialist state under the USSR, subject to censorship, forced atheism and even the arrest of jazz musicians!

In 1989, communist police violently squashed a pro-democracy demonstration and pissed everybody off so bad that a revolution erupted over it, finally ending the Communist rule.

The next twenty years saw rapid economic growth and westernization. Today in Prague you can eat at McDonald's or KFC, shop for snowboarding boots and go see a punk rock show.

The Czech Republic took over the presidency of the European Union in January 2009. This instantly created lots of political drama because the President of the Czech Republic, Vaclav Klaus, is a renowned Euroskeptic.

We anxiously await the outcome of "President Klaus vs. the Lisbon Treaty", a world heavywieght fight sceduled for spring 2009.

Text by Steve Smith.

分享这个全景图