History

History

Our history: The First Republic and World War I

The First Republic – Our history and World War I

After the battle at the White Mountain in 1621 the Czech people became under the rule of Austro-Hungarian Empire till the end of the World War I in 1918. In this year the Czech and Slovak lands joined to...
Czech religion and atheism in Prague and Czech republic

Czech religion and atheism in Prague and Czech republic

Christianity as Czech Religion has been the largest religion in the Czech Republic until the 19th century. The Czech people converted to Christianity from Slavic paganism in medieval times. Saint Cyril and Methodius were baptised by Bořivoj I., Duke...
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...
You must see – things on must see list in Prague

You must see – things on must see list in Prague

When in Prague you must see several imposing monuments in Prague. Which ones – there are Prague Castle, Charles Bridge, or the Old Town Square. Things to see in Prague – the Prague Castle The Prague Castle was built in the...
National Theatre Prague - Our heritage and reminds of the hard times

National Theatre Prague – Our heritage and reminds of the hard times

The National Theatre Prague is our national heritage and still reminds us of the hard times, which had to go through in the past. This huge neo-Renaissance building lies on the right bank of the Vltava River and can...
Charles Bridge Prague

Charles bridge is one of the most glorious buildings from Charles IV.

This rare, extremely old and splendid bridge is something Prague can be really proud of. It links the Lesser Town (Malá Strana) and the Old Town (Staré Město). In addition, the Charles bridge is one of the most glorious...
Occupation of Czechoslovakia in 1968

Occupation of Czechoslovakia in 1968

Czechoslovakia (CSSR) has a rісh hіѕtоrу but nоt everyone knows thе main mіlеѕtоnеѕ. Lеt´ѕ have a lооk at оnе оf thоѕе іmроrtаnt еvеntѕ уеаr 1968, whеn thе Wаrѕаw Pасt trоорѕ invaded оur lаnd and start Occupation of Czechoslovakia. Thе Warsaw...

Lesser Town – Malá strana

Who wouldn´t know Malá Strana (Lesser Town), a quarter of kings, queens and, later, the residential area of wealthy people? Lesser Town is a home for magnificent churches, picturesque buildings and palaces. In addition, this quarter includes the Petřín...

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