0 Likes

Vrchlabí - zámek
Czech Republic
Vstupní hala zámku kde sídlí městský úřad.
Copyright: Martin Hrdlička
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6000x3000
Caricate: 16/09/2008
Aggiornato: 07/10/2014
Numero di visualizzazioni:

...


Tags: landmark
comments powered by Disqus

Milos Adamek
2009 08 19 Vrchlabi Prvni Brana
Jiri Vambera
Black mine conveyor
Jiri Syrovatko
Zaly, Krkonose - rozhledna 1015m
Jiri Syrovatko
Zadni Zaly, Krkonose - na ceste 1035m
Jiri Syrovatko
Benecko - u krizku
Jiri Syrovatko
20120810 Benecko - in woods
Jiri Syrovatko
20120805 Benecko - nad Stepanickou Lhotou a Mrklovem
Martin Hrdlička
Jilemnice
Martin Brunclík
Zadní Rennerovky, Krkonose
Petr Prager
Bouda Svornost Krkonoše
Jakub Laštovička
Pec pod Sněžkou
Jakub Laštovička
Josefov
Anton Gulya-Yanovskiy
Санкт-Петербург. Особняк барона А.Л. Штиглица. Голубой зал (Saint-Petersburg Shtiglits's mansion. Blue room)
Studio Mambeau - Martijn Baudoin
Panta Rei 2
Astrolabio Colombia
Cayo Cangrejo en Providencia, Colombia
Astrolabio Colombia
Luthier Alberto Paredes e hijos (Bogota - Colombia)
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Hacli Kilise - Church with the Cross, Cappadocia, Turkey
Salma ElDardiry
Diving club - ship deck
bibouroku tabito
Autumn colour from Oku-Ooi Rainbow Bridge of Oigawa Railway
mielero1980
Cañon de Ordesa - Pirineos - Spain
Marcio Cabral
Pratinha Lake
Ruediger Kottmann
Venice - Piazzetta San Marco and the Doges Palace at night
Ruediger Kottmann
Paris-Montmartre - Rue de Chevallier de la Barre
Studio Mambeau - Martijn Baudoin
Tuschinski
Martin Hrdlička
Prague - Charles bridge
Martin Hrdlička
Lázně Bohdaneč
Martin Hrdlička
Trebic - World Unesco Heritage
Martin Hrdlička
Zámek Choltice
Martin Hrdlička
Kolín
Martin Hrdlička
Hrad Kunětická hora
Martin Hrdlička
Zámek Mělník
Martin Hrdlička
Kosumberk.
Martin Hrdlička
The highest hill in the Czech republic - Sněžka 1602 amsl
Martin Hrdlička
Zámek Kačina
Martin Hrdlička
Zámek Nové Hrady
Martin Hrdlička
Rokle řeky Chrudimky.
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.