0 Likes

The rocks - Tisá
Czech Republic
Copyright: Stanislav dekanovsky
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10950x5475
Uploaded: 02/10/2012
Updated: 18/07/2014
Views:

...


Tags: rocks; nature; tourism
comments powered by Disqus

Stanislav Dekanovsky
The rocks - Tisá
Vaclav Zitka
Tisa rocks
Stanislav Dekanovsky
Climbers - Tisá
Stanislav Dekanovsky
The rocks - Tisá
Stanislav Dekanovsky
The rocks - Tisá
Stephan Messner
Blick von der Grenzplatte ins Bielatal nach Eiland/ Ostrov
Stephan Messner
Hornyles 6551 6580 24032012
Stephan Messner
Img 6689 bearbeitet panorama sphere
Stephan Messner
Hornyles 6790 6819 24032012
Stephan Messner
Hornyles img 6581 6616 24032012
Stephan Messner
Hornyles 6743 6772 24032012
Stephan Messner
Highway bridge near Naklerov
Martin Broomfield
Reclining Buddha Cave Temple Dambulla, Sri Lanka
Tina Gauer & Oli Burle - www.360tourist.net
Carpet Maker, Taba Heights
Johannes Span
Rattenberger Advent1
Pavel Bogdanov
Zmeika mountain in winter
Bernd Kronmueller
Dinorwic slate quarry
Costas Vassis
Cave of Perama
Bernd Kronmueller
Afon Glaslyn (or a little stream nearby), Snowdonia
Martin Broomfield
River and Bridge, Ribaute
Zibo Wei
Kyaikhtiyo
Tina Gauer & Oli Burle - www.360tourist.net
Lagoon sunset in Taba Heights, Egypt
Francesco Favalesi
Morning winter at Pietra Perduca
ALBANI RAMOS
FONTE DA MÃE D'AGUA
Stanislav Dekanovsky
Church of St. John the Baptist - Teplice
Stanislav Dekanovsky
Barbora pond in Duchcov.
Stanislav Dekanovsky
The courtyard of the monastery in Osek
Stanislav Dekanovsky
Dinky castle in Teplice
Stanislav Dekanovsky
The small bridge over a stream Bílina
Stanislav Dekanovsky
obývák
Stanislav Dekanovsky
Two hundred anniversary of the Battle of Chlumec - reconstruction. A military camp 2
Stanislav Dekanovsky
Plague Column from Matthias Bernhard Braun - Teplice
Stanislav Dekanovsky
Grohmann brothers spinning factory - demolition
Stanislav Dekanovsky
Austrian monument of Colloredo Mansfeld to commemorate the Battle .1813 in Varvažov.
Stanislav Dekanovsky
In the field
Stanislav Dekanovsky
Place where he was captured by Napoleon's General D. M. Vandamm. Battle of Chlumec in 1813
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.