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Nachod Live Cam, Czech – Panorama

by on Sep.22, 2016, under Cams, Czech

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Náchod a town in the Czech Republic, in the Hradec Králové Region. Náchod is located in the valley of the river Metuje, in an upland area between the mountain ranges of Krkonoše and Orlické hory. It is the seat of a district court, the office of district prosecuting attorney and a number of district chapters of other government agencies, several primary and secondary level schools, a hospital and other social facilities.

Sights include a magnificent castle and other places in and around the town (Nové Město nad Metují, Ratibořice, Kuks, Trutnov, Broumov). The area offers a variety of natural sights and opportunities for outdoor activities (hiking, cycling, skiing, rock climbing in sandstone formations).

Hron of Náchod founded the castle in the mid 13th century. It consisted of a cylindrical tower and a palace, typical of the bergfried (keep) type. In 1544 Zikmund Smiricky bought the domain in 1544 and rebuilt the castle in the Renaissance style. When Ottavio Piccolomini got the herrschaft of Náchod in 1634, he had the castle renovated in the Baroque style to the design of architeects Carlo Lurago and Giovanni Battista Pieroni. The castle was damaged by Swedish artillery during a brief siege in 1639. As a result, its fortifications were boosted.

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Jindrichuv Hradec Live Cam, Czech

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Not far from the castle Cervena Lhota is a city with a completely unpronounceable name – Jindrichuv Hradec. In this city, there is a lock, by the way, the third largest in the Czech Republic.

The town is very nice, clean, tidy house, a beautiful pond, landscapes, and of the castle itself, of course, is worthy of attention.

The history of the castle started in the 12th century, when the eldest son Vitek I, Jindrich, set on the banks of cool shore watchtower to protect him by the possessions of his father, and then rubbed her Gothic castle, which made the seat of a kind, known as “Lords of Hradec “, for the next four centuries. Next to it there was a Czech castle and the town, already in 1220 mentioned in chronicles, first under the German name “Neuhaus” ( “new house”), and in the 15th century under its present name Jindrichuv Hradec.

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Luhacovice Live Cam, Czech

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Luhacovice – a city in the southeast of the Czech Republic, located in the Zlín Region, in the Zlín region. It occupies a picturesque valley at an altitude of 250 meters above sea level. On all sides the city is surrounded by mountains.

From the north-west is the Male-stone, from the southeast – Obetove peak from the south – the hills: Velke stone, Solna, Zaluzhniy, Luzhny and Ovchirni. All these mountains are part of the White Carpathians. The highest peak in Lugachevitse – Komonets, which rises 672 meters above sea level. Luhačovice built up a unique complex of buildings, which since the end of the XIX century gradually formed a spa town. On the territory of Lugachevitse are 16 sources of saturated sodium bicarbonate and one sulfur.

Every hour, 15 thousand liters of mineral healing water reaches the earth’s surface in this heavenly place.

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