Karlštejn Castle in the Czech Republic

Best Castles in Czech Karlstejn Castle

Karlštejn is a large Gothic castle that stands 19 miles southwest of Prague in the Czech Republic. Thanks to its spectacular appearance, towering on a hilltop above the market town of Karlštejn, and its history as a royal treasury, it is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country, attracting some 200,000 visitors … Read more

A Weekend of Indulgence at the Rubezahl Castle Hotel in Marienbad

Rubezahl Castle Hotel  is a beautiful castle hotel in the heart of western Bohemia. Marienbad, or Marianske Lazne in Czech, is known for its natural healing thermal springs and wellness retreats. The castle, built in 1903, seamlessly blends past and present, folklore and tradition, relaxation and rejuvenation. Today, after much restoration, it is a member … Read more

Best Palaces in Prague

Prague is the capital of the Czech Republic and the largest city in the country, with a population of some 1.3 million people. As the historic capital of Bohemia, Prague has a long history as an important seat of power for a succession of rulers. Arguably the city is the political and economic capital of … Read more

Krivoklat Castle in the Czech Republic

Best Castles in Czech Krivoklat Castle

Nestled deep within the Czech Republic’s Central Bohemia region, Křivoklát Castle is one of the most fascinating landmarks in the country. With its origins dating back to the 12th century, it has been resided in by a string of royals and important historical figures, and today serves predominantly as a museum and tourist attraction. There … Read more

Castles Near Prague

Karlštejn Castle - best castles near Prague

The Czech Republic capital city of Prague has grown in popularity over recent years, with all types of tourists, from families, to couples seeking a romantic getaway, all the way to groups of friends who are charmed by the beautiful and affordable beer. However, as well as the city of Prague itself having an abundance … Read more

Best Castles in the Czech Republic

Best Czech Castles Hluboka

The Czech Republic is famous for many things, such as its beautiful capital city, Prague, and its wonderful beers, but it is also famous for its huge array of incredible and diverse castles. Built in a vast amount of different architectural styles from different historical periods, each with their own unique history, this list will … Read more