Posts Tagged ‘Czechia’

Bulhary

August 5, 2018

When you are a Bulgarian and driving around a foreign country you come across a road sign that says you are in Bulhary (‘Bulhar’ in Czech & Slovak means “Bulgarian”) you feel astounded and can’t help strolling around its peaceful and neat surroundings. To my Bulhary album >>>

A lot more to see in the fantastic South Moravian region of Břeclav (originally Břetislav), among numerous breath-taking sights, St. Mary parish church in Poštorná is a “must see”. To Album >>>

 

Lednice & Valtice

August 4, 2018

Two magnificent castles – Lednice & Valtice, only about an hour drive from Bratislava. The House of Liechtenstein acquired a castle in Lednice in 1249, which marked the beginning of their settlement in the area. It remained the principal Liechtenstein residence for 700 years. The Lednice-Valtice Area is registered in the list of monuments protected as World Heritage Sites by UNESCO.

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