Sunday, April 20, 2014

Day Fifty-One


Sent by: ivetka-vrabcak
From: Czech Republic
ID number: CZ-102237
Notes: The is the Brevnov Abbey in Prague.  It is a working Benedictine abbey that was founded in 993 A.D.  It fell into disrepair during the communist era, but has since been restored.



Sent by: Gabolka
From: Czech Republic
ID number: CZ-45144
Notes: Hlubolká Castle is considered one of the most beautiful castles in the Czech Republic, and is a National Culture Monument.  The first castle on the site was built in the 13th century.  This version came about in the 19th century when the owner had it reconstructed in the style of Windsor Castle in England.  

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