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Uvaly Live Cam, Czech

by on Jul.28, 2016, under Cams, Czech

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Uvaly (the Czech. Úvaly), formerly. Auval (it Auwal.) – a city located in the district of Prague-east of the Czech Republic Central Bohemia region.

The first mention of the city (formerly Uval, Ubal, Unfal, Auval, Ouvaly) dates back to 1290 year. The records indicated the existence of an ancient settlement Uval owned by Prague patricians. Since 1300 the city market mentioned. Since 1361 the city belonged to a noble family Olbramovichey (old old Prague patricians). Since the beginning of the XIV century the town acquires two fortresses – Annual and living room (Hostýn, Gostyn).

Because through the village passed an important trade route – Trstenitskaya road – which connects Prague and Cesky Brod and Kutna Mountain, Uvaly gradually began to grow. Since 1541 in written documents indicated the importance of the urban market, and since 1654 about this place says even as a small town.

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Harrachov Live Cam, Czech

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Harrachov – Czech ski resort with good conditions for winter and summer tourism is in the west of the Giant Mountains. In the south of the city bordered by the steep slope of Certova mountain 1020 meters high in the north – to the slopes of the Silesian Ridge. In Harrachov trails are located on the slopes of Devil’s Mountain; slopes are regularly cleaned and prepared, which makes driving more comfortable, the lack of snow is compensated by using snow cannons.

The first ski competitions were held here in 1905. Currently Harrachov – the perfect venue for competitions in ski jumping. At the grand height springboard K-185 was set several records for distance jumping world. In 2008 in this place were carried in ski jumping World Cup competition. Before this world-class race held here in 1992 and 1983.

Regular visitors of Harrachov – the Germans, Poles, Czechs, Slovaks, and here comes a lot of tourists from other countries. The resort is equipped with not only first-class equipped slopes for skiers and lovers of winter sports, but also a large number of hotels with good service, discotheques, bars, restaurants.

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Kutna Hora Live Cam, Czech

by on Jul.27, 2016, under Cams, Czech

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Kutna Hora – the city in the Czech Republic, Central Bohemia, in the Central Bohemian region. Located 60 kilometers east of Prague, on the Kutna Hora plateau at an altitude of 254 m above sea level. Glorified numerous monuments of Gothic architecture.

The most famous attraction of Kutna Hora, perhaps, be called the Chapel of All Saints or in another ossuary. It is located almost on the outskirts of the city, in the area of ​​Siedlce. The horrific splendor – something like this can be characterized by the state, which covers already on the outskirts of the chapel. Build in Gothic style took place in the center of the cemetery.

The material used for the decoration of the interior, is very unusual … about 40 000 human bones. The tops of skeletal art that simply take your breath away, a huge chandelier in front of the altar and the coat of arms of the eminent kind masterpiece once owned this piece of land.

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