Surrounded by mountains, Bohemia is a forest region, with the famous Bohemian forest in particular which is unfortunately more and more damaged by acid rain. These landscapes come as a backdrop for the old cities, castles and health resorts. In Pisek, do not miss Europe's oldest bridge, which is 98 ft long and 69 ft high.
The rural wheat fields of Bohemia.© Tomas1111 / 123RF
The city of Prague, the Czech Republic's capital city, grew from a settlement stretching from Prague castle in the north to the Vy?ehrad fort in the south, many centuries ago.© Tomas1111 / 123RF
As seen from Smid's outlook, Snezka peak stands at 1602 m. The mountain lies in Krkonose National Park, one of UNESCO's world heritage sites.© Tomas1111 / 123RF
Dawn breaks on a beautiful frosty morning near Prasily village in Bohemian Forest National Park.© Filip Fuxa / 123RF
One of the many castles set in beautiful natural surroundings.© René Mattes