Population: 10.2 million
Size: 78,866

The Czech Republic is a central European country bordering on Slovakia, Austria, Germany and Poland. The border is formed by mountains (up to 1600 meters above the sea surface), the interion has some hilly landscape and fertile plains along the biggest Czech rivers: Labe and Morava.

Western part is called Bohemia (capital: Prague) and eastern part (one third of the size) Moravia with Brno as its historical capital. A small area in the north-east is occupied by Czech Silesia.

The Czech Republic is a great destination for people who like traveling at a comfortable pace very small distances while seeing lots of cozy historical places and pleasant lovely countryside.

Biggest cities:
Prague (Praha), Brno, Ostrava, Pilsen (Plzen), Olomouc

UNESCO heritage:
Prague, Cesky Krumlov, Telc, Kutna Hora and Sedlec Cathedral, Lednice and Valtice Castle Areas, Zelena Hora (Pilgrimage Church), Kromeriz (Castle), Litomysl (Castle), Holasovice (historical village) Olomouc (Holy Trinity Column) Brno (Tugendhat Villa), Trebic (Jewish Quarter and St Procopius Basilica)