Prague – the capital of the Czech Republic, the center of Western Europe, is located on both parties of the Vltava River. The city was put about 11 centuries ago. The name was received from the word «prah», that is the by «the river city». On a place of ancient Prague the well-known Karlov Bridge was put. The city is improbably beautiful (is entered In the list the world cultural heritage of UNESCO). In its architecture found display all styles: from Romance to Gothic, from baroque to the Renaissance, from classicism to a modernist style, and also unique «setsessiya» and «cubism».
It is said that Prague is, no more any less, Northern Rome. Because on the one hand, it costs on nine hills, and with another – is the owner of a large number of temples, monasteries and knight’s castles. Here everything breathes legends and mysticism, beginning from the founding of the city and finishing legends about locks, their history, owners, ghosts, damnations, giants, and also the alchemists who many were found in the medieval city (by the way, say what exactly to alchemists Prague is obliged by the title Gold-domed). Here a set of interesting places this should be visited. Walking on small streets, admiring ancient buildings and studying the menu of numerous cafes, you won’t notice, how time will fly by.