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Jilemnice Live Cam, Czech

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

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Jilemnice lies about 120 kilometers north-east of Prague in the Czech Republic. The city is in the region of Hradec Králové. Jilemnice is situated in the foothills of the Giant Mountains, 30 kilometers from the border with Poland.

As in any self-respecting Czech town, there is a local castle, where the museum is now organized, devoted to the emergence and development of winter sports in the country. In addition, the premises of the castle you can see a gorgeous display, which presents a unique collection of nativity scenes. Exhibits for the show imported from the most remote corners of the Czech Republic, therefore, serve as a visual aid on how celebrate Christmas in different Czech regions. The highlight of the collection is the mechanical nativity scene, the likes of which the Czech Republic you will not find anywhere else.

Lovers of history and architecture will not be disappointed. They will see a well-preserved interiors and learn about the history of the castle, which was built by the richest Czech Harrachov born in 1716. The castle was built on the foundations of a Gothic fortress, which destroyed the Swedish army during the war.

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Vsetin Live Cam, Czech

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Vsetin – a city in the Zlín Region of the Czech Republic. Node railways and roads. Development of mechanical engineering, electrical engineering (production of DC motors, synchronous generators, machines for pressure treatment), glass and wood (mainly furniture) industry.

First mentioned in the XIV century. Named in honor of the founder in 1919 Electrotechnical Plant (now TES VSETIN) Joseph Sousedika. There XVIII century Renaissance castle (rebuilt several times and lost the original appearance), church in the Baroque style. District Local History Museum.

Vsetin – the starting point of many hiking trails, ski resort.

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Kromeriz Live Cam, Czech

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Kromeriz – a town in the Czech Republic, known as Hana Athens (Hanácké Athény). Kromeriz is located in the eponymous district in the region of Zlin in eastern Moravia. The town lies on the banks of the Morava River, at an altitude of 201 meters above sea level. Kromeriz has 10 urban areas.

Kromeriz was founded in 1260 and has been owned by the Bishop of Olomouc, where their summer residence was built.

During the Thirty Years War the city twice captured the Swedes, and then came the plague. Rehabilitation and reconstruction of the town and castle began in the reign of Charles II, the bishop, who has decided to give Kromeriz princely appearance.

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