Prague is one of favorite continental tourist destinations in Europe with millions of visitors every year. More than ten centuries old center of Prague made us and will made anyone walk for days at a time through centuries with blend of architectural styles that include Renaissance buildings, Gothic towers and Baroque churches.
For this very reason parts of Prague are protected UNESCO World Heritage Sites that include architecture build since the 11th century.
Prague has been location where from Czech kings ruled from very beginning of foundation of the country. Royals ruled from the monumental Prague Castle overlooking much of the Old town and the city.
Prague photo gallery…
Prague is the capital city of Czech Republic and modern European metropolis proud of its rich heritage. Center of the city, including historic parts, is well-connected with trams, buses and subway system with the rest of the city and suburbs.
Also in Prague:
Vyšehrad – a baroque fort, whose walls and some of the gates are still preserved.
The Charles bridge (Karluv most, 515m long) over the river Vltava, build in 1357 by Charles IV, which was fortified by beautiful Gothic towers, two of them are still standing. Bridge is lined on both sides with a row of sculptures.
Other historically interesting and rich location in Prague is Jewish town.
Prague on video…
So, what ever your reason for visit to Prague is, do not forget to walk the Royal route were you’ll view most attractive places of the Old Town Prague.