THERE - 6 UNESCO Sites in CZ

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The Czech Republic isn't very big, but it's got more castles & chateaux per square kilometer in the world, some very well-preserved towns and scads of history. We also have 14 (and counting) UNESCO World Heritage sites. Today we take a look at the first six to make it on that list.

02:18 - What is the UNESCO World Heritage List and who cares?
04:26 - Historic Centre of Prague (1992) & Průhonický park
08:12 - Český Krumlov (1992)
09:51 - Telč (1992)
11:32 - Pilgrimage Church of St. John of Nepomuk, Zelená Hora (1994)
13:45 - Kutná Hora (1995)
17:15 - The Cathedral of Our Lady & the Bone Church at Sedlec
20:57 - In the area: Kolín, Konárovice (Crispin Glover's house), Čáslav, Vysoká near Miskovice
26:33 - Transport options for Kutná Hora (plus beer & food)
27:47 - Lednice-Valtice Cultural Landscape (1996) -Lichtensteins Amok!
29:15 - Some of the follies (Kolonáda na Rajstně, Belveder, Dianin chrám, Apollónův chrám, Kaple sv. Huberta, Hraniční zámeček, Tři Grácie, Janův hrad, Zámeček Pohansko, Obelisk, Maurská vodárna, Akvadukt)
32:38 - The Minaret (Minaret v lednickém zámeckém parku)
33:33 - The towns of Lednice and Valtice in the wine country, plus getting there

Music by Fanette Ronjat

More Info:
České dráhy (Czech Rail)
Flixbus CZ
The World Heritage Centre
Prague UNESCO listing
Průhonice park (Průhonický park)
Prague historical center could be added to UNESCO World Heritage in Danger list on Kafkadesk
Český Krumlov UNESCO listing
Telč UNESCO listing
Pilgrimage Church of St John of Nepomuk at Zelená Hora UNESCO listing
Kutná Hora UNESCO listing
Kutná Hora official website
Ossuary (Bone Church) official website
Kolín official website
Belvedere Chateau ruin (Zámek Belveder)
Vysoká Lookout Tower
Village of Miskovice website
Restaurant U Zlateho Lva on TripAdvisor
Lednice-Valtice UNESCO listing
Lednice-Valtice on
Lednicko-valtický areál webpage on (with a list of all the follies)
Valtice official website
Lednice-Valtice article on Exploration Vacation
Lednice-Valtice and surrounding area
Obelisk Winery
Article about food & wine in Lednice-Valtice
The National Wine Center at Valtice Chateau
The Castle Cellar at Valtice Chateau
Secondary School of Oenology and Viticulture Valtice
Article on the Pálava region
Mikulov on
Mikulov on
Znojmo on Lonely Planet by Mark Baker

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