It was the 21st june of 1621 and the 27 leaders of the Bohemian Revolt against Ferdinand II, Holy Roman Emperor (house of Habsburg) were awaiting their execution at the Old Town Square of Prague.
A white band over a red band and a blue triangle. The Czech flag is simple and easy to remember. But where did it come from? Who’s the author? Why these colors? And do you know which flag the Czech one resembles?
These are the Czech inventions and discoveries from which some served the whole world. Industrial machines, musical instruments and even words…
October 28 marks the anniversary of the creation of the independent Czechoslovak state.
A little bit about the Day of Czech Statehood and St. Wenceslas.
What was the Velvet Revolution and why is it called “velvet”?
They say the dissolution of Czechoslovakia is an example of peaceful separation of two countries. But why did Czechoslovakia split and how did they manage to break up so peacefully?