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Babiččino údolí – the magical valley of Božena Němcová’s childhood

Every schoolchild in the Czech Republic knows Babička (The Grandmother). It’s the iconic work by the most famous Czech female writer Božena Němcová. It tells the story of Němcová’s childhood which she spent with her grandmother in a beautiful spot which she has set in eastern Bohemia. That place now bears the name Babiččino údolí – Grandmother’s …

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Czech Castles and Châteaus

Czech Republic is the country with the highest castle density in the world and according to some with the most castles in the world. With several thousands of castles, palaces, châteaus, ruins and fortresses on a relatively small area of the Czech Republic you never have to travel far to find one. Here are our …