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CZ, Turnov: gateway to Bohemian Paradise
heading (paragraph): Towns
Turnov is situated on the border Jestedsko-kozákovský mountain ridge and the Bohemian Paradise. Turnov is ideal for outings for many tourists. For its neighborhood would not be fair to forget the city itself. I Turnov is hiding a lot of "treasures". Since ancient times, is known for producing jewelry, its square is dominated by an Art Nouveau building societies, but also the town hall or a fountain. It is worth mentioning a few Turnov churches and Jewish city.
The town is located not far from Jested and surrounded by a diverse and beautiful landscape full of small or large hills. The city is charming, magical and it is a historical center of the region of Cesky Dub.
Inconspicuous arrow on a freeway heading to Liberec will take you to an unusual place, to Sychrov, a state owned castle. However, there are some tourist signs and bike trails leading to the place you would like for sure.
Hrubá Skála and its vicinity have everything one has sought in locality called Bohemian Paradise from time immemorial. It is a piece of beautiful land, forests, rocks and sights, which looks like they were taken from some fairy tales. A castle on Hrubá Skála is not the only attraction of land of sandstone rocks, a land located between the Region of Liberec, Královehradecký and Středočeský. Turnov is a central city of this area.
Today in the former tourist inn and a prison building with courtyard, there are many knowledge to learn, lots of collections and specimens that are valuable in terms of values and history, but also a lot of educated people. We are in the building of the Museum of the Bohemian Paradise in Turnov.