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Historic Center of Cesky Krumlov

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Address: Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
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Town in a fairytale!

Absolutely splendid jewelry box!We have been there in December, so we did not meet many tourists, or any people for that matter, and most attractions have been closed.Still, worth... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Dianka A
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Budapest, Hungary
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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely splendid jewelry box!We have been there in December, so we did not meet many tourists, or any people for that matter, and most attractions have been closed.Still, worth the trip! You can wander in the town for hours, it is stunning! We will definitely visit again in the summer.

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Gatineau, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Before visiting Český Krumlov, I had no idea how exceptionally beautiful this place could be. It is one of the Czech Republic’s finest medieval sites and its Old Town is a UNESCO-designated World Heritage Site. We just happened to arrive here in the middle of the St. Wenceslas festival celebrations. Old Town was bustling with people but it was so... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This town was spared being bombed in WW2 and was relatively neglected during the communist era, so although many of the old buildings fell into disrepair during that time, most of the original buildings are beautifully preserved. If you can manage to wait for a gap in the endless hordes of selfie-snapping tourists, you may get some lovely photographs.

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Český Krumlov is a real jewelry boxes. It has beautiful buildings and great views. You can spend few hours wandering around on the uneven streets and several hills this town offers.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The centre of Cesky Krumlov is like walking into a fairytale, it was so beautiful. I recommend staying a night and then walking around in the evening after the busy tourist times are over. Also, for families with young children that are bringing strollers, DON'T BRING LITTLE STROLLERS! The cobblestones are HUGE in Pesky Krumlov Center as well as the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great walking and touring city. There are uneven streets and lots of hills but the architecture is stunning and so well preserved. It is worth the cost and bus ride from the river to visit this historic town.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although just one city gate remained from history, now the city center as a pedestrian zone invites you to spend a time walking slowly and admire all details of historical buildings at cobblestone roads going to visit Castle, museum or cloister. And many souvenir shops and restaurants, of course.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The castle itself is not open in winter but it's aspect from outside is Impressive anyway. The walk through the courtyards of the castle has some spectacular views over the river and the countryside but is quite steep and, especially after snow, you need to watch your footing. The town itself is very attractive and we were lucky enough to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth taking yourself here (as opposed to a rush job bus tour). Absolutely beautiful well-preserved - but still living town - not as much of the fake stage set feel you get in places which sadly only exist for tourists now (parts of Venice come to mind). Visit the castle, walk, walk, walk, have great food and beer at... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As you enter the city centre climbing up the cobbled streets, the space opens up with the plague column in the middle surrounded by the Ratthouse, and other official buildings, and St Vitus church spire soaring on the top. There are many cafes around, and special mention must be made of an ice-cream vendor, who served ice creams mixed with... More 

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