In celebration of 20 years of inclusion on the list of the world’s most important landmarks, Villa Tugendhat welcomes visitors old and new this winter.
“I would like the Villa Tugendhat, which is without a doubt an icon of modern architecture, to be more accessible to the public, who cannot plan their visit to Brno several months in advance,” said the director of the Brno City Museum, Zbyněk Šolc.
As the year draws to a close, we dream of going on a memorable vacation to some of the most beautiful winter destinations.
Ukrainian-language audio guide launched at Prague Castle in Czech Republic – President’s Office; Interfax
A Ukrainian-language audio guide was launched in the world’s largest fortress complex, Prague Castle, with the support of First Lady of Ukraine Olena Zelenska, the presidential press service said.
More than 80% of the new UNESCO World Heritage Sites are on these 2 continents; Shubhangi Goel &Monica Buchanan Pitrelli; CNBC
UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee just named 34 sites to the prestigious World Heritage List, representing two years’ worth of site nominations.
Prague is an eclectic city, combining modern influences with historic elements to create a unique experience for every visitor.
‘Great Spas of Europe’ to be featured on World Heritage List by UNESCO, read details; Bhumika Itkan; Republic World
On Saturday, UNESCO classified cultural sites in Europe & Saudi Arabia on World Heritage List, including one transnational site The Great Spa Towns of Europe.
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Czech castles may be closed but you can visit them via these Hollywood blockbusters; Raymond Johnston; Expats.cz
From period horror films to modern action films, the country’s historical landmarks have stood for locations across time and place.
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11 best things to do in Český Krumlov: Where to visit, eat & drink; Kash Bhattacharya; Budget Traveller
While the draw of cosmopolitan European cities includes culture, gastronomy and night life, there’s nothing quite like the charm of a forgotten Sicilian village or a tiny townlet set at the base of snow-capped mountains.
A lot of people travel from Prague to Cesky Krumlov as a day trip, but they’re missing out! This beautiful city is so much better once the sun goes down.
Five hundred years after coining the first dollar, a tiny mining town is coming to grips with the many ways it shaped the modern world.
For medieval history buffs, the Czech town of Kutna Hora has two great attractions: St. Barbara’s Church, often called a cathedral because of its grandeur, and the Sedlec Ossuary, located beneath the Cemetery Church of All Saints outside the town. St. Barbara’s is one of the best examples of Gothic architecture in central Europe and is a UNESCO world heritage site. But visitors are more attracted to the ossuary, a chapel containing bones of more than 40,000 people, arranged in decorative patterns.
The 25 travel destinations you need to visit in 2020, according to National Geographic; Dominic Madori-Davis; Business Insider
National Geographic announced its global list of must-do trips for 2020. The United States had two entries on the list.