History

History

Follow Franz Kafka Metamorphosis steps in Prague

Follow Franz Kafka Metamorphosis steps in Prague

Franz Kafka was a German-language writer on short stories or novels who lived and the end of the 19th century and at the beginning of the 20th century (from 1883 to 1924). He became famous for his unique style...
Travel back in time - The Bone Church in Kutna Hora

Travel back in time – The Bone Church in Kutna Hora

The history of the town relates to the mining of silver as it used to be a place of medieval largest sources of silver. In the medieval times Kutna Hora used to make one third of Europe’s total production...
Magic World of Movies from Karel Zeman

Magic World of Movies for Kids from Karel Zeman

Karel Zeman was a great Czech film maker, animator and pioneer to the movie tricks and animation. His influence on the nowadays film makers is still evident and he stays the pioneers of Czech trick films. Visitors can even try...
The brief history of the Prague Castle

The brief history of the Prague Castle

Prague Castle or Pražský hrad in Czech stands for the castle complex which is situated in Prague and dates back from the 9th century. It used to be the official residence of the kings of bohemia, Holy roman emperors and...
Visit Castles and Chateaux of the Czech Republic

Visit Castles and Chateaux of the Czech Republic

The greatest historical treasures of the Czech Republic are definitely Czech castles and Chateaux. Impregnable fortresses, forts, summer palaces in expansive landscaped parks. One of most popular castles in Czech Republic is for example Karlstejn Castle , Konopiste castle or...
Milada Horakova and political trials in 1950s

Milada Horakova and political trials in 1950s

In the nightmarish 1950s in Czechoslovakia the communists carried out purges as they were directed by Soviet Union Premier Joseph Stalin and they were the largest show trials in Eastern Europe. The trial was directed according to the script Before Milada...
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...
The Royal Route Prague - Way of the Kings

The Royal Route Prague – Way of the Kings

Even though you cannot find the Royal Route Prague on the city map, people who live in here as well as the tourists know the Royal Route very well as this is linked along the most significant sights of...

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