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Bohemian Paradise - Brada View Point
Czech Republic

Brada peak has quite a history. In 13th to early 16th century there was a castle, which was then abandoned and a sandstone quarry took its place - and in time it virtually erased the castle. In 1866 the hill served as an artillery station when Austrian army fought against the Prussians in the battle of Jičín. In memory of that battle the cross guarded by statues of st. Peter and Paul was erected here.

To the southeast you can see the city of Jičín and a volcanic hill Zebín, to northwest there is the most famous castle of Bohemian Paradise - the Trosky castle.

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