0 Likes

Zlaté Hory, Kostel
Czech Republic
Copyright: Petr prager
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6000x3000
Загружена: 06/10/2011
Обновлено: 03/02/2012
Просмотров:

...


Tags:
comments powered by Disqus

Libor Fettr
Pilgrim Church Maria Hilf
Petr Prager
Zlaté Hory, Poutní kostel
Petr Prager
Zlaté Hory, Zlatorudné mlýny
Petr Prager
Zlaté Hory, radnice
Libor Fettr
Lurdská jeskyně na Rejvízu
Libor Fettr
Rejviz World War Memorial
Libor Fettr
Rejviz Moss Lake in Winter
Libor Fettr
Panorama Jeseníků z Mýtinky
Libor Fettr
Jesenik - meadow under Krizovy vrch
Robert Mročka
Úzkorozchodná železniční trať - Třemešná ve Slezsku
Libor Fettr
Priessnitz Statue Jesenik
Libor Fettr
Zamecke Namesti Jesenik
Janne
Ice swimming pier along the lake Siilinjärvi
Martin Hertel
Trafalgar Square - London - UK
Maxim Nasekin
Microdistrict "Rodniki" ("Springs") from "Energomontage" company
Willy Kaemena
Panoramic Conference 2010 Tucson
Fariborz Alagheband
Ali Mosque Minarate (Esfahan)
Martin Broomfield
High tide mark, Gili Trawangan
Roger Berry
Pulling Up a Chinese Fishing Net
Jeffrey Martin
Pima Air Museum 7
Jeffrey Martin
Pima Air Museum 1
hiroaki AIKAWA
Candy Candy Collection
Mahmood Hamidi
Haellholmen Angelsberg Sweden
Dieter Hofer
Old Railway Bridge at Ponte Brolla
Petr Prager
Nova Bystrice Golgresort Monachus
Petr Prager
Chrastava Kostel
Petr Prager
Červenohorské Sedlo, Jeseníky
Petr Prager
Nova Bystrice Nadrazi
Petr Prager
Jílovice
Petr Prager
Safírový potok
Petr Prager
Branná, Kolštejn, náměstí
Petr Prager
Besednice
Petr Prager
Nový Dvůr, Arboretum
Petr Prager
Dobruška, Kostel
Petr Prager
Zus Masarykova
Petr Prager
Libotenice
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.