Kostel sv. Ondřeje Uherský Ostroh
del
mail
License license
loading...
Loading ...

Panoramabillede af Pavel Flora EXPERT Taget 06:54, 23/04/2009 - Views loading...

Advertisement

Kostel sv. Ondřeje Uherský Ostroh

The World > Europe > Czech Republic

Tags: church

  • Like / unlike
  • thumbs up
  • thumbs down

Church of Sts. Andrew 

This late Baroque - Neo-Classical building its strong front speakers from a number of houses rather dominated the whole area of the square, also the name of the patron saint of nesoucímu temple, and its clear color facade September path starousedlíkům as well as accidental visitors. Its history has already a quarter of the millennium, but it is simply a continuation of a much older history.

comments powered by Disqus

Billeder tæt på Czech Republic

map

A: Namesti Uhersky Ostroh Nocni Pohled

Af Pavel Flora, 60 meter væk

Uhersky Ostroh lies in the rich region of Moravian Slovakia in the southern border district Uh. Hradi...

Namesti Uhersky Ostroh Nocni Pohled

B: Naměstí sv. Ondřeje Uherský Ostroh

Af Pavel Flora, 70 meter væk

Uhersky Ostroh lies in the rich region of Moravian Slovakia in the southern border district occupied....

Naměstí sv. Ondřeje Uherský Ostroh

C: Zámek Uherský Ostroh

Af Pavel Flora, 90 meter væk

  Castle Uherský Ostroh is a common sight on the mansion its kind - that is, ordinary renaissance cas...

Zámek Uherský Ostroh

D: Lidové tradice a řemesla Uherský Ostroh

Af Pavel Flora, 100 meter væk

We are a public service company which was established in 2006 thanks to the project "The training of ...

Lidové tradice a řemesla Uherský Ostroh

E: Prizamci Uherský Ostroh

Af Pavel Flora, 120 meter væk

Prizamci Uherský Ostroh

F: Information Center mikroregion Ostrozsko

Af Pavel Flora, 130 meter væk

Information Center mikroregion Ostrozsko, Uhersk? Ostroh ? www.ostrozsko.cz

Information Center mikroregion Ostrozsko

G: Amper Ivka Wedding

Af Pavel Flora, 150 meter væk

Amper Ivka Wedding

H: Zámecké nádvoří

Af Pavel Flora, 150 meter væk

Zámecké nádvoří

I: Splav Uhersky Ostroh Czech Republik Europe

Af Pavel Flora, 380 meter væk

Splav Uhersky Ostroh Czech Republik Europe

J: Restaurant Ice Stadion Uhersky Ostroh Czech Republic

Af Pavel Flora, 610 meter væk

Restaurace na zimním stadionu v Uherském Ostrohu. Příjemné posezení v prostorách zimního stadionu. ww...

Restaurant Ice Stadion Uhersky Ostroh Czech Republic

Dette panorama blev taget i Czech Republic

Dette er et overblik over 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.

Del dette panorama