Pharmacy in Uherský Brod

Old pharmarcy at a central place of Uherský Brod This old pharmacy with fascinating facade is located at the market place of Uherský Brod, a town in the Moravian part of Czech Republic. This town is regarded as one of the possible birth places of philosopher John Amos Comenius (Jan Amos Komenský). A local museum reminds of his work. [German]

Blatná Castle in Blatná

Zámek Blatná in Blatná, Czech Republic

Blatná Castle (Zámek Blatná) was first mentioned in 1235. The castle with a moat is situated in an English landscape garden. Inside there are salons in the style of Oriental, Rococo and Empire. I was surprised to see an exhibition about Ethiopian art in one the rooms.

Funny fireplug in Tabor

Fun fire hydrant in Tabor, Czech Republic

While walking through the Czech city Tabor I came across this funny fireplug. Tabor is a historic city in the region of South Bohemia, Czech Republic. An attraction of this place is an accessible system of tunnels below the city.