May
11

Concrete Statues of the Zdar Area

About 40 minutes north of Brno is a small town called Zdar nad Svazavou. It is located on the boundary between the Moravian region in the south and Bohemian region in the north. It is […]

Dec
20

More Czech Paradise….

My favorite part of the Czech Republic is what is known as Cesky Raj or Czech Paradise. Formed of sandstones this area is heavily forested with eroded sandstone cliffs reaching up from a flat plain. […]

Dec
7

A Walk Through Prague Castle

A few months ago I took a walk from Hradcanska down into the city center of Prague walking through the Castle on the hill…. Here are some photographs of the stunning sites along the way. […]

Oct
15

My Lunchtime Walk

Up behind the flat is a beautiful valley. There are many walks there and the whole area is referred to as the lungs of Prague. The walk I take more or less every lunchtime goes […]

Oct
11

Hrad Valdstejn

My favorite region in the Czech Republic is Cesky Raj (Czech Paradise). The region is incredibly beautiful and is highly popular with hikers and cyclists alike. It sits between Jicin and Turnov and is essentially […]

Jul
14

The Last Observer

Well, the book is printed and the eBook ready and on August 17th and 30th it will be D-Day (USA and Europe dates respectively). Why we have two different dates is beyond me but we […]

Jul
12

Křivoklát Castle

Křivoklát Castle is located in the Central Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. It was founded during the 12th century and belonged to Bohemian kings. During the reign of Přemysl Otakar II a large, monumental […]

May
9

Valdstejn Castle in Cesky Raj

I think that Cesky Raj (Czech Paradise) really is my favorite part of the country. Not only are the natural sandstone tors beautiful but it has some of the best castles. One of the oldest […]