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CZ, Usti nad Labem – Strekov: Symbol of the City
heading (paragraph): Towns
Strekov Castle is undoubtedly the gem of industrial city of Usti nad Labem . It is situated on a high hill above the Labe. Strekov Castle was bulit by John the Blind (Czech: Jan Lucemburský) at the beginning of the 14th century. Then it was all about the castle guard, but also a kind of customs zone.
Libochovice prove the rule of uniqueness and charm of towns and villages on the river Ohře. At first glance, a bit messy, but when one looks just a little bit more around, definitely there is something to admire - picturesque corners, centuries old messages on the facades, the local parish, romantic Ohře or directness of local people.
Who ever have gone along Elbe to Germany certainly noted beautiful landscape along the river banks. Similar attributes belong to the town of Decin. The town is located on the meeting of the Elbe and Ploucnice rivers. On a cliff above the point where the two rivers meet, there is Decin Chateau, local landmark.
Decin – this city is a connection of history and natural beauties of Bohemian Switzerland. Last week, we already talked about Decinsky Cahteau. Today we will talk about Decin, Pin Garden, which is part of the chateau and that offers amazing views over the city and beautiful surrounding nature.
The city of Usti nad Labem is here for bicyclers, touristsand their children to elevate and amuse them. Read further to learn how it does it. If you are native to Usti and you think that there is nothing more to surprise you in the city, read further. Probably you learn that even for you there are couple of novelties you have not known about yet.