Prague to take new measures to protect its historical center and skyline, says new plan – Prague, Czech Republic; CTK

Prague will demand that the structure of the city and its street network is respected, protect its skylines and prevent the construction of oversized commercial centers

Source: Prague to take new measures to protect its historical center and skyline, says new plan – Prague, Czech Republic

PLEASE Don’t Day Trip from Prague to Český Krumlov! Stay Overnight; Kate; Adventurous Kate

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.

Source: PLEASE Don’t Day Trip from Prague to Český Krumlov! Stay Overnight. | Adventurous Kate

Welcome to Jáchymov: the Czech town that invented the dollar; My Joy Online

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.

Source: Welcome to Jáchymov: the Czech town that invented the dollar

2020 Bucket List: 5 Cities Around the World You Need to Visit; South Florida Caribbean News

2019 draws to a close. It’s time to think about how we will spend next year. South Florida Caribbean News has compiled a list of 5 cities that you need to visit in 2020.

Source: 2020 Bucket List: 5 Cities Around the World You Need to Visit

Thousands of Bones Being Cleaned During Restoration of Czech Ossuary; VOA News

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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.

Source: Thousands of Bones Being Cleaned During Restoration of Czech Ossuary

Here are the best trips to take in 2020; National Geographic

Where to go, what to know, and how to see the world right now.

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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.

Source: The 25 travel destinations you need to visit in 2020, according to National Geographic

Revealed: The ten best Christmas markets; Kate Johnson; Daily Mail

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Prague’s best things to see and do from St Vitus Cathedral to the Old Town; Julie Delahaye; Daily Mail

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Prague’s UNESCO status questioned but authorities play down concerns; Tom McEnchroe; Radio Prague International

Prague’s historic city centre has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1992. However, membership in the prestigious club could come under threat, at least according to a report by UNESCO experts who visited the Czech capital this summer. The Czech Minister of Culture has pledged to look into the matter, but City Hall officials say that the matter has been exaggerated.

Source: Prague’s UNESCO status questioned but authorities play down concerns | Radio Prague International

Church of Bones bans photos after visitors take inappropriate snaps with skeletons; Julie Delahaye; Mirror

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Prague may go on World Heritage in Danger list, warns UNESCO; Expats

The historic center of Prague has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1992.

Source: Prague may go on World Heritage in Danger list, warns UNESCO

Czech Republic’s ‘Church of Bones’ to ban selfies; Lilit Marcus; CNN

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The Sedlec Ossuary chapel in the Czech Republic town of Kutná Hora has become the latest attraction to clamp down on photography. The chapel is known as the “Church of Bones” due to its unusual decor.

Source: Czech Republic’s ‘Church of Bones’ to ban selfies

Bohemian rhapsody on bucket-list quest to Czech Republic; Hector McKenzie; Inverness Courier

Hector Mackenzie steers his way to a memorable visit on the Vltava river, taking in the sights of the country’s capital city, Prague…

Source: Bohemian rhapsody on bucket-list quest to Czech Republic

Through the Looking Glass: The fairy tale magic of Cesky Krumlov; Di & Geoff East; Starts At 60

“Cesky Krumlov is 170km south of Prague on the South Bohemian region of Czech Republic.”

Source: Through the Looking Glass: The fairy tale magic of Cesky Krumlov

Prague, Czech Republic: Retirement, Lifestyle and Cost of Living Info; Jeff D Opdyke; International Living

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10 Reasons Why The Czech Republic Should Be On Your Bucket List; Vanessa Elle; The Travel

Located in central Europe, the Czech Republic is a country with a rich history and countless sights worth seeing.

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15 Awesome Cities in the Czech Republic – Prague and Beyond!; Vanessa Gautschi; Just A Pack

Cities in the Czech Republic – More than just Prague, the Czech Republic is filled with gorgeous cities and towns. This guide will help you find them!

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Postcard from Prague; Portia Kentish; Emerging Europe

Portia Kentish had high expectations ahead of her first ever visit to Prague, during the last week of August, as part of a summer school organised by the International Organisation for Migration (IOM). Her expectations, despite the crowds – the city is the fourth most visited in Europe – were exceeded. Prague personifies the essence of Europe…

Source: Postcard from Prague – Emerging Europe | News, Intelligence, Community

Must-Visit 2019 UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Europe; Syrah Vivien Inocencio; Philippine Tatler

Source: Must-Visit 2019 UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Europe