0 Likes

Steinberg Castle panotools trip 2008
Czech Republic

7 August 2008 - panotools trip - return to Prague - X



I had the chance to visit this beautiful town in august 2008, for the Panotools meeting - hosted that year by my good friend, the panographer Jeffrey Martin

the panorama dates from the first trip we had on August 7th, 2008, during which we've visited the unforgettable Steinberk Castle and of course a brewery :)


about Prague
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prague

Prague
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Situated on the Vltava River in central Bohemia, Prague has been the political, cultural and economic centre of the Czech state for more than 1100 years. For many decades during the Gothic  and Renaissance eras, Prague was the permanent seat of two Holy Roman Emperors and thus was also the capital of the Holy Roman Empire.

View More »

Copyright: Valentin arfire
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10542x5271
Uploaded: 19/05/2010
Updated: 07/10/2014
Zobrazení:

...


Tags: prague panotools trip 2008 - steinberg castle
comments powered by Disqus

Valentin Arfire
Steinberg Castle - Panotools trip 2008 - August 7
Valentin Arfire
Steinberg Castle - Panotools trip - 7 August 2008
Willy Kaemena
Cesky-Sternberk Castle
Valentin Arfire
Panotools trip 2008 - Steinberg Castle - 7 august
Valentin Arfire
Steinberg Castle - 7 august 2008 - Panotools trip
Tomáš Klíma
Český Šternberk Castle
Jeffrey Martin
Cesky Sternberk Castle
Willy Kaemena
Cesky Sternberk Castle
Valentin Arfire
Steinberg Castle - 7 august 2008 - the Panotools first trip
Valentin Arfire
Steinberg Castle - panotools 2008 - 7 august - first trip
Valentin Arfire
Panotools trip 2008 - Steinberg castle - tower interior
Willy Kaemena
Cesky Sternberk Castle
Willy Kaemena
Machu Picchu
Hoylen Sue
Hokitika Gorge suspension bridge
Thang Bui
Rattan Bridge On Muong Hoa Stream Sapa
Martin Broomfield
Fox Glacier, New Zealand
Thomas Spanner
Schloss radibor konferenzraum treppenhaus germany
J.W.A.A. Wils André
Kunstwerk Magrieten in Rijen
Mike Weidner - www.panomorph.de
20110204-0170-oybin-sprungschanze-2
Thomas Humeau
Katsurahama Ryo Cape and Watatsumi shrine
Kyu-Yong Choi
Seoul Heukseok market no.01
Matt Mascheri
747 Cockpit of NASA SOFIA plane.
heiwa4126
Oshijo
Willy Kaemena
Machu Picchu
Valentin Arfire
2z 2014 05 30 Bognor Regis
Valentin Arfire
party-fishing at Mures river in Romania 7
Valentin Arfire
Girona 08 12 23 Girona 2 Q
Valentin Arfire
Sarmizegetusa I Equi
Valentin Arfire
St Clement Danes Church
Valentin Arfire
painea grea - sculpture in Timisoara
Valentin Arfire
Michelangelo Park Timisoara 14 May 2010
Valentin Arfire
Cadaques Dali Museum E
Valentin Arfire
B Thessaloniki April 26 2008
Valentin Arfire
Olimpic Stadium C
Valentin Arfire
Girona 3y
Valentin Arfire
Sir Bobby Robson Orwell Bridge
More About 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.