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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.
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.
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.
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.