Monthly Archives: July 2016

PRAGUE CASTLE

prague castle

St. Vitus Cathedral

Prague Castle, founded in the 9th Century, is an ancient symbol of the Czech lands, and stands as the largest medieval castle in Europe with an area of almost 70,000 m² (roughly the size of 7 football pitches!) The castle has been a seat to the likes of kings of Bohemia, Holy Roman emperors, and presidents of Czechoslovakia, and is currently the official residence and office of the President of the Czech Republic.

Built and renovated across 13 centuries, this incredible complex includes churches, gardens and royal residences, including the infamous St.… Read more...