0 Likes

From Benesov to D1 - near to Trebesice
Czech Republic

From Benesov to D1 near to Trebesice

Copyright: Vlastislav Tauterman
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8000x4000
Taken: 21/02/2012
Uploaded: 21/02/2012
Updated: 09/09/2014
Views:

...


Tags: benešov; to d1; třebešice; brno360; czech
comments powered by Disqus

Martin Hrdlička
Jemniste castle.
Jeffrey Martin
Mushroom Season in Drahnovice
Willy Kaemena
Sternberk Tower
Willy Kaemena
Cesky Sternberk Castle
Tomáš Klíma
Český Šternberk - "Hladomorna" (Dungeon)
Thomas Blanket
Czech Republic, Český Šternberk Castle Tower
Tomáš Klíma
Český Šternberk Castle
Valentin Arfire
Panotools trip 2008 - Steinberg castle - tower interior
Valentin Arfire
Steinberg Castle - panotools trip 2008
Valentin Arfire
Panotools trip 2008 - Steinberg Castle - 7 august
Tomáš Klíma
Český Šternberk Castle
Valentin Arfire
Steinberg Castle panotools trip 2008
T. Emrich
New Palace Schleissheim, Aerial View
AYRTON
Maracanã Stadium
Paseo De Recoletos de Madrid
San Isidoro church of Oviedo
Real Palace of Madrid
Four Sides Media
Aerial view of Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, Muscat, Oman
Monastery of the Paular of Madrid
Fritz Hanke
Inside the Black Diamond
bibouroku tabito
Hōrai-Bashi(Hōrai Bridge) - The longest wooden walking bridge in the world (Ⅱ)
Sam Rohn
United Nations General Assembly Hall, New York City
Chris Ellenbogen
Old Jewish Cemetery
Bridge Carlos Fernandez Casado
Vlastislav Tauterman
Savoy Nahore Vlevo Od Baru
Vlastislav Tauterman
Faculty of Social Studies of Masaryk University
Vlastislav Tauterman
Damska Posilovna 3
Vlastislav Tauterman
Kadlcův mlýn - challets in Mariánské údolí
Vlastislav Tauterman
Lift in Brno, Olympia
Vlastislav Tauterman
Luzanky Iphone 4s
Vlastislav Tauterman
Malinovskeho Square, Brno
Vlastislav Tauterman
Havířov, Severka, iPhone 4S
Vlastislav Tauterman
C-H-CELEK, Faculty of Education of Masaryk University
Vlastislav Tauterman
Billiard Club Delta Brno
Vlastislav Tauterman
Denis Gardens in autumn
Vlastislav Tauterman
Pernstyn Square in Pardubice
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.