This is a famous Bridge called "Charles Bridge." This bridge is located in Prague, Czech Republic, also known as this countries capital. As you walk across this bridge you will see 30 astonishing statues mounted to each side of the bridge.
This is the "Dancing House" located in Prague, Czech Republic.The Dancing House was designed in 1992 and opened in 1996. This building represents two dancers Ginger Rogers and Fred Astair. The house is an example of a deconstructivist architecture
This is the Praha it is located in Prague, Czech Republic. It houses the current president Milos Zeman. The Praha was built in the 9th Century.
Czech is the official language of the Czech Republic, and is spoken by 96% of the population, besides this, other languages can be heard here, particularly Slovak, German, Polish, and Romany.
A "traditional Bohemian platter" at restaurant Kolkovna in central Prague, consisting of roast duck, roast pork, beer sausage, smoked meat, red and white cabbage, bread, bacon and potato dumplings. Traditional Czech dishes are made from animals, birds or fish bred in the surrounding areas.
The most popular sports in Czech Republic is Football (soccer), ice hockey, tennis ball, kick ball ( an original Czech game related to volley ball which you have to kick a ball over a low net). Football (soccer) is the most famous sport in Czech Republic.
Czech Republic has established its traditional religion which is Roman Catholicism.However, some Czechs refuse to enter Religion,thus, claiming themselves to be atheists.
The Czech Republic's National Anthem is Kde Domov Muj in English, Where is My Home. The most famous music piece from Czech Republic is The New World Symphony from Dvorak. Through the centuries, Czech composers were influenced by traditional music from their country.
Czech folklore is the folk tradition which has developed among the Czech people over a number of centuries. Czech folklore was influenced by a mix of Christian and pagan customs. Nowadays it is preserved and kept alive by various folklore ensembles uniting members of all ages, from children to seniors, showing their talent during competitions, folklore festivals or other performances.
Folk costumes in the Czech Republic are no longer commonly worn, but people still wear them during traditional popular celebrations and entertainment events such as banquets and carnivals.
Most houses in Czech Republic are apartments or condos, to me it looks as if the apartments are above stores.
The first President of the Czech Republic was Václav Havel. The current President is Miloš Zeman, in office since 8 March 2013. Until 2012, the President was elected by the Chamber of Deputies and the Senate, for a term lasting five years.
This is Vera Caslavska, born on May 3, 1942 in Czech Republic. She won a total of 22 international titles between 1959 and 1968 including seven Olympic gold medals, four World titles and eleven European championships.
This is first wife of President Donald Trump. She was born in the Czech Republic on February 20, 1949. She is a model, writer, and has a television personality.
The national Czech Republic flag is the same as the former Czechoslovakia flag. The first flag of Czechoslovakia was based on the flag of Bohemia, and was white over red. This was identical to the flag of Poland, so a blue triangle was added at the hoist in 1920.
Did you know that the Czech Republic change its name because some said it sounded too similar to Chechnya, which is part of the Russian republic, and others compared its similarities with the word Cechy.
Czechoslovakia was founded in Oct 1918 at the end of WW1, In January 1939, negotiations between Germany and Poland broke down. Hitler—intent on war against Poland—needed to eliminate Czechoslovakia first. He scheduled a German invasion of Bohemia and Moravia for the morning of 15 March.