Photogallery: CZ: Prague - Floods 2013
CZ: Prague - Floods 2013
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No. of pictures: 48 pictures
Photo: Klára Svobodová, Irina Kalinina
Apocalypse in the Czech Republic – this could be a one name for events of couple of last days. Large floods hit the Czech Republic with a similar intensity as in the year 2002. That year the water level was so high as it was a hundred year water. The Czech Republic was better prepared than before, despite all of effort water caused heavy damages in the country.
The forest-park on the south-eastern edge of Prague, founded at the beginning of the 18th century as a part of the Milíčov Court, is perfect for a walk on a hot summer day. The paths take you to relaxation areas, a children's playground or ponds where people can swim. However, bathing dogs is prohibited.
Jewish quarter should be a mandatory stop for tourists as well as for locals. Many Praguers pass it with their eyes closed forgetting, perhaps even realizing it, about priceless historic part of the city.
The Czech Republic, Austria, Germany, Hungary and Slovakia as well were hit with floods last week...
A view from Melnik Castle above well-known grape vineyard. At the beginning of June it changed to...
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