February 19, 2018
Prague-swans

Prague Swan

“You live most of your life inside your head. Make sure it’s a nice place to be.” Buddha http://prague-navigator.com/travel-quotes-2/ Swans Prague Charles Bridge
January 24, 2018
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a winter view of Charles Bridge

The photo is taken from the tower of St.Nicolas Church, situated on Malostranske Square, in The Little Quarter
May 25, 2017
Prague spires

Prague spires

Prague spires Prague spires are mentioned even in the famous nickname of Prague as a “The city of a hundred spires” or “The city of one hundred spires” (Stovezata Praha in Czech language). So, is it true? Has Prague really 100 spires? This name come from beginning of 19th century and the author was Josef Hormayer – Czech writer. Number of spires in Prague was 103 as it was counted by Czech mathematician Bernard Bolzano. Indeed, if we look around from one of the look-out spots we can literally see a forest of towers and spires. These towers and spires embellish the numerous religious buildings as well as draw our attention to some remarkable communal buildings. The historical water-towers are also very significant in Prague’s panorama. In the past they were essential for life in the city the same way […]
January 19, 2017
Charles Bridge from the Bridge Tower

Interesting information about Charles Bridge

The Charles Bridge has mathematical significance Charles IV laid the first stone of this famous monument at 5.31 am on July 9, 1357. The notoriously superstitious king was into astrology and numerology, and chose this date because of its written form: 1-3-5-7-9-7-5-3-1 (year, day, month, time). Add this information to the stunning views and saintly statues, and Charles Bridge is clearly a required item on any list of what to see in Prague. The bridge is 621 metres (2,037 ft) long and nearly 10 metres (33 ft) wide, following the example of the Stone Bridge in Regensburg, it was built as a bow bridge with 16 arches shielded by ice guards. It is protected by three bridge towers, two of them on the Lesser Quarter side and the third one on the Old Town side. The Old Town Bridge Tower is often […]
November 21, 2016
Lesser Town roofs, Prague roofs

Prague roofs

Prague roofs Prague has the advantage of being situated on seven hills and has not been called for nothing the city of spires. Its specific red roofs will put their print on every splendid view of the city. The city of Prague has some beautiful original historical buildings that have red tile roofs. The buildings have white walls which gives a colorful contrast.   The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes. Marcel Proust –  more quotes here: http://prague-navigator.com/travel-quotes-2  
November 21, 2016
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Charles Bridge at night

View of the Charles Bridge from The Charles Bridge Tower.
November 14, 2016
Prague Castle and Old Town Hall Tower

Prague Castle and Old Town Hall Tower

Prague Castle  and Old Town Hall Tower on the Old Town Square, Prague.
November 14, 2016
Beautiful view of Prague

Beautiful view of Prague from Vysehrad

Beautiful view of Prague from Vysehrad
November 14, 2016
Lesser Town Square, Prague

Lesser Town Square

Lesser Town Square, Prague – Malostranské náměstí, Praha
November 14, 2016
View of Prague Castle from the Charles Bridge

View of Prague Castle from the Charles Bridge

Wherever you go, go with all your heart. Confucius