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UNESCO Sites –Part 7 – Kutná Hora and Litomyšl

During our tour of UNESCO World Heritage Sites we should visit the towns of Kutná Hora and Litomyšl. Kutná Hora is ranked among the most significant historic towns in the Czech Republic. Litomyšl not only offers sightseeing, but a rich cultural life throughout the year as well.

 
 
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The Second World War

In negotiations with the Czechoslovak government on regulating the status of the German minority in Czechoslovakia, the…

 
 
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The Late Middle Ages and Early Modern…

The Czech Lands experienced an economic decline in the early 15th century. The 16th century, under the rule of Rudolph…

 
 
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The rise of manufactories

The foundations of future industrial regions were during the reign of Charles IV.

 
 
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The history of architecture

The best architects have left marvelous structures in the Czech Republic, including secular and church structures…

 
 
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The Luxembourgs and King Charles IV

After the death of Wenceslas III, the last king of the Přemyslids, several kings supplanted each other as head of state…

 
 
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Hussitism and the heritage of Jan Hus

The Czech lands were affected by an economic depression under the reign of Wenceslas IV, the son of Charles IV…

 
 

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