Prague, Lesser town square

Prague, Lesser town square

Prague, Saint Wenceslas by the baroque sculptor John George Bendl. During the period of the Czech National Revival in the mid XIX century, this ancient statue became a gathering place for those who longed for secession from Austria. So it was that in 1848 (exactly 500 years after the establishment of Charles IV's New Town) the revivalist Karel Havlíček Borovský agitated for the Horse Market to be renamed in honour of Bohemia's patron.  The sculpture was removed to its present location in…

Prague, Saint Wenceslas by the baroque sculptor John George Bendl. During the period of the Czech National Revival in the mid XIX century, this ancient statue became a gathering place for those who longed for secession from Austria. So it was that in 1848 (exactly 500 years after the establishment of Charles IV's New Town) the revivalist Karel Havlíček Borovský agitated for the Horse Market to be renamed in honour of Bohemia's patron. The sculpture was removed to its present location in…

Hrad Karlštejn (Karlštejn Castle) near Prague

Hrad Karlštejn (Karlštejn Castle) near Prague

Brno / Brunn, Piazza Cappuccini (KapuzinerPlatz)

Brno / Brunn, Piazza Cappuccini (KapuzinerPlatz)

Brno / Brunn, Falkensteiner house on Piazza Cappuccini (KapuzinerPlatz)

Brno / Brunn, Falkensteiner house on Piazza Cappuccini (KapuzinerPlatz)

Brno / Brunn, Klasterni Square

Brno / Brunn, Klasterni Square

Čakovice

Čakovice

Znojmo / Znaim - Chapel of St. Wenceslas

Znojmo / Znaim - Chapel of St.

Brno / Brunn, Valentina Falkensteiner house

Brno / Brunn, Valentina Falkensteiner house

Brno / Brunn, the National Theatre (Mahenovo divadlo)

Brno / Brunn, the National Theatre (Mahenovo divadlo)


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