History

History

The Bombing of Prague during World War II

The Bombing of Prague during World War II

The bombing of Prague happened on 14th February 1945. These were Americans who were responsible for this deed. Prague used to be the capital of Czechoslovakia and since the beginning of WWII the Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia. And...
Sudetenland and German occupation of Czechoslovakia in WWII

Sudetenland and German occupation of Czechoslovakia in WWII

The German occupation of Czechoslovakia was between 1938 and 1945. This started with the Nazi annexation of the borders which are in the north and in the west – these regions are commonly named as the Sudetenland. Sudetenland - The...
History of Old Town Square Prague

History of Old Town Square Prague

The Old Town Square Prague is often considered as the most beautiful square in Europe. Tourists come to this place especially to see the Astronomical clock on the Old Town Hall, but you can find here many other important...
Sir Nicholas Winton – a real hero in WW2

Sir Nicholas Winton – a real hero in WW2

A modest man, a former stockbroker, Nicholas Winton saved lives of hundreds Jewish children from Nazi-occupied Prague. He was able to rescue more than 650 refugee children from their death in different concentration camps.  This is the way how...
Charles Bridge Prague

Enjoy Charles Bridge Prague and Kampa Island

The Charles Bridge Prague was constructed in the 10th century and it makes it the oldest bridge in Prague and the second one in Czech Republic (the oldest bridge is in Písek). The brief history of the Charles Bridge Prague There...
Vysehrad castle and its history

Vysehrad Castle and its history

According to the legend Vysehrad Castle was the site of the first people who settled down in here to the place which later became the capital of the state. However, there are no facts about this deed. About Vysehrad castle Vysehrad...
Historical library of Strahov Monastery in Prague

Visit Historical library of Strahov Monastery in Prague

When you visit Prague there are a lot of places of interest, however, some of them are not as famous and world-known as the others. To the most attractive sights we can count library of Strahov Monastery Prague that...
The Prague Castle is the biggest coherent castle complex on the world

The Prague Castle is the biggest coherent castle complex on the world

Prague Castle is the Czech most significant and simultaneously one of the most important cultural institutions. According to the Guinness Book of World Records, the Prague Castle is the biggest coherent castle complex on the world. It covers an...

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