View of Telc

telc4 [1600x1200]Still, one of my favourite places, in my favourite country is Telc, surrounded by three lakes, full of old Renaissance and Barocke architecture, good music, fine food and beautiful weather.

Music:Tobe Poem (Bortniansky) performed by Santini Telč Choir

Zlata Ulicka

 

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This is the Zlata Ulicka, the famous golden lane on the castle mount (Hradschin) in Prague. It is so called because Alchemists used to live here on their search for gold. Even Franz Kafka lived here.

Zvikov on Vltava

zvikov [1600x1200]Zvikov Castle is built on a rock above Vltava/ Moldau river, an impressing dark river which is dammed here. A boat connects Zvikov and Orlik Castle.
Bedrych Smetana wrot a famous part of Music “MaVlast-The Vltava” which I can recommend to listen while looking at this photograph

Prague at Night

prag5 [1600x1200]During my tour through the Czech Republik I also stayed in Prague and could climb oine of the towers at the Karlsbücke, it was already quite dark and I set my camera on a long time exposition, later changed the photo to an HDR and then I added my usual filters for a painting atmosphere.