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Icefalls and ice climbing in the Czech Republic

Ice climbing is a special branch of rock climbing which lies in, as the name suggests, climbing exclusively icy massifs created either from waterfalls or water running in rocks. However, most locations offer a combination of ice surfaces and rocks.

 
 
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Ride of Kings added to the UNESCO World…

The well-known folk tradition Ride of the Kings was added to the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage List. It was…

 
 
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Railroad Kingdom – A Dream becomes…

Model trains, railway lay-outs, tunnels, signalling devices, and everything else in every detail... The Railroad…

 
 
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49th GOLDEN PRAGUE International…

The Golden Prague International Television Festival, this year also called “The World of Music and Dance is…

 
 
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Vendage and burčák

Vendage is a traditional wine making celebration, which is deeply rooted in the history of the Czech Republic. To a…

 
 
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The Golden Lane in Prague reopened

One of the biggest tourist attractions in Prague, the Golden Lane, was reopened to the public from 1 June 2011. The…

 
 
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Prague Ghosts and Legends Museum

The ancient city of Prague has always been sought after by visitors who are attracted by mysterious nooks, legends of…

 
 
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The National Technical Museum is again…

On 16 February 2011, after four years, the National Technical Museum in Prague on Letná Plain (map) again opened its…

 
 
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Čtyřlístek – original Czech comic books

All kids in the Czech Republic know it – and most love it. The Čtyřlístek (Four-Leaf-Clover in Czech) is a children’s…

 
 
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Egon Schiele Art Centrum Český Krumlov

The history and the cultural monuments of the city Český Krumlov (map), inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List…

 
 
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MOSER: the glass of kings

Glassmaking in the Czech Republic has a tradition of hundreds of years and the Moser glassworks has made a bold entry…

 
 
 
 
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