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Jesenik Lazne - South Slope
Czech Republic

South slope is located in Jesenik - Spa (Grafenberg) nearby the Priessnitz sanatorium. It is an artificially modeled slope with a series of sculptural compositions. Throughout the year, one of the popular places in the spa. There is a beautiful view of the Jeseníky mountains. In warm weather people enjoy relaxing on blankets or just in the grass. This place is the starting point for a variety of spa and hiking trails and bicycle paths. 

(text - PhDr. Jiří Zemánek)

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