Monday, March 21, 2011

Vyšehrad

Vltava River from Vysehrad

Vyšehrad is a castle located in the city of PragueCzech Republic. It was probably built in the 10th century, on a hill over the Vltava River



Sunken tennis court with amphitheater seating
Situated within the castle is the Basilica of St Peter and St Paul, as well as the Vyšehrad Cemetery, containing the remains of many famous people from the Czech history, among them Antonín DvořákBedřich SmetanaKarel Čapek, and Alphonse Mucha.


  

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