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CZ, Klatovy Catacombs: science-based mystic
heading (paragraph): Towns
Underground of Klatovy Jesuit church consecrated to the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary and St. Ignatius, is surrounded by mystique. In the crypt or catacombs Jesuits buried in 1656 – 1676, till today the experts managed to retain a total of 38 mummies and two skeletal remains.
Susice is famous for its factory on matches production. Among the paddlers it is known for its camp. It is from there when many of them start their journey on the Otava river. Its locationa on the very border with Sumava National Park and Landscape Park Sumava makes it important for tourism.
A town near Castle Kasperk, well, actually below it, is a gem of Sumava. Right at the first sight many tourists fall in love with it. It is an ideal base camp for trips to the surroundings; either by walk or by bike.
Handsome decorating peaks of Sumava is the highest standing royal castle in Bohemia. Kasperk Castle seems unconquerable to many tourists even today when it is not necessary to defend against enemy attacks.
Klatovy city makes an important point for life in a relatively inhospitable region. Farther west, near the borded, is not enough work, so when you do not want there to farm as a farmer, you have to go to the city - for work, entertainment, shopping or knowledge.
Moravian metropolis has more than a month in addition to a lure and certainly not many things. A little history link omission in the form of tens of thousands of human remains was literally built into an impressive exhibition, which you can´t find anywhere in Central Europe.
In the restaurant we were stopped by youngster who asked as in German if we know by chance know the exchange rate Czech crown against the euro. On the square in Domažlice spoke German and naturally as if Hitler had won the war and finally took the whole Czech territory.
A very pleasant welcoming we have got at City Hall, in the same pleasant city of Klatovy. Deputy Mayor and Chairman of the civic association of Klatovy Catacombs Václav Chroust stopped his work for a while and showed us a local town hall, cool mystical underground, but mainly a rich history of the city.