Tag: CZ – Jewish Quarter and St Procopius’ Basilica in Třebíč

Traveling The Czech Republic, You Must Visit Trebic’s Timeless Ghetto; Gerald Eskenazi; Forbes

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Visiting Prague, you should also get to the city of Trebic, an ancient city with a preserved Jewish ghetto. It is the only UNESCO World Heritage Site outside of Israel focusing on Jewish heritage.

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Trebic, Czech Republic – charming town with two UNESCO sites; Kami; MyWanderLust

Czech Republic – Jewish Quarter and St Procopius’ Basilica in Třebíč

The majority of people visiting Czech Republic focus only on Prague and surroundings and I get that – it is stunning out there (Prague is my all time favorite city anyway). But the country has so much more to offer, with so many interesting little towns that you probably haven’t heard of. One of them is Trebic – located in southern part of Czech Republic it is a home to not one but two (!) UNESCO World Heritage Sites! When I finally managed to visit Trebic it was like a dream coming true!

Short history of Trebic, Czech Republic

Trebic was founded in the year 1101 when the Benedictine monastery was put up here. The town was developing, the incredible St. Procopius Basilica was built and eventually in 1335 Charles IV, then the Moravian Margrave, granted Trebic the city rights.

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Castles & Cathedrals: 4 Stunning Czech Sites; Rosalind Cummings-Yeates; Travel Pulse

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The Czech Republic is bursting with amazing historic attractions, here’s the essential must-visits.

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St. Procopius Basilica in Třebíč; Zdenka Kuchyňová & Christian Falvey; Radio Prague

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The Basilica of St. Procopius in Třebíč is one of only 12 places in the Czech Republic inscribed on the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites. In this edition of Spotlight, Radio Prague will give you a taste of some of what makes the 12th century structure such a marvel.

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