Travel Tip: Black and white beauty of Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic

in travel •  2 years ago 

Hello fellow Steemians,

Welcome to my Travel Tip edition where I promote some of the most beautiful places and landmarks of my homeland, the Czech Republic. This time around, however, I have something special for you.

I recently saw some cool black and white images submitted by other Steemians in the B&W photo challenge, which inspired me to compile a little collection of B&W images from Prague.

So, without further ado, enjoy these black and white shots taken in the capital city of my beautiful homeland, the Czech Republic.

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Completed in 1402, the Charles Bridge is a massive stone bridge spanning the Vltava River in the historic center of Prague. Decorated by two lines of 30 statues and statuaries, the Charles Bridge is an iconic landmark of Prague and one of the most important civil Gothic-style structures in the world. Source: Shutterstock, author: Dana Betcman

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Located in the Lesser Town (“Mala Strana” in the Czech language) of the historic center of Prague, the Church of St. Nicholas is a monumental Baroque church built in the first half of the 18th century. It is one of the most famous and photographed churches in Prague. Source: Shutterstock, author: Marc C. Johnson

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Colloquially also known as Fred and Ginger, the Dancing House is among the most prominent examples of modern architecture in Prague. Found on the bank of the Vltava River, this remarkable building was designed by renowned architects Vlado Milunic and Frank Gehry. Source: Shutterstock, author: HelloSvet

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Known by many other names such as the Tyn Church, Tyn Monastery or just Tyn, the Church of Our Lady before Tyn, is a majestic gothic church and the dominant feature of the Old Town of Prague, Czech Republic. Built in the 14th century, the church is easily recognizable by its two, 80-m (262 ft) tall towers. Source: Shutterstock, author: Pyty

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Many of Prague streets (especially in the historic center) are laid in cobblestone and boast a series of incredible decorative patterns and designs. Mainly found in the pedestrian zones, some of these cobblestone designs are dating back to centuries ago. Source: Shutterstock, author: Dana Betcman


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Tomas
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Loved the black & white photos! Beautiful! Thanks for sharing.

your homeland, the Czech Republic is a very beautiful place to visit and all the photographs are very awesome.Thanks to share with us @czechglobalhosts I hope one day I will visit prague.upvoted and resteemed

I truly hope that one day you will be able to. Tomas

Beautiful place and beautiful photography.thanks for sharing.

Thanks ever so much. Have a great day and keep on steeming. Tomas

Most beautiful city in Europe

It sure is:)

Great picture of great country!!! It wonderful to see those picture...

I would loved to visit your czech republic someday..

Thanks for sharing these photo and information with us!!!@czechglobalhosts

I hope you will be able to one day. Have a good one. Tomas

Thank you!!!@czechglobalhosts

Just when I thought Prague couldn't look any cooler. These B & W are awesome! Cheers dude 🙌🏼

Travel becomes a strategy for accumulating photographs.

wow..hare some amazing photography....that place are very nice.... i waiting for your next post

Sir hey @czechglobalhosts
Its nice and good picture sharing. Amazing stuff of infrared using. Place is very beautiful.
Stah blessed

its nice place.
thanks for sharing.
happy travel session.
cheers.
@qami

nice place and excellent photography.i hope good travel. i like your post and following.

WoW amazing photography. I am in love with your photos. Really appreciated your work @czechglobalhosts

Wow when I visited Prague I saw all of these but the dancing house. I had no idea something like that was in Prague. I wonder if it looks out of place being that Prague is a very old city and has a lot more ancient architecture than other more modern cities.

Amazing photography sir.Upvote and resteem done.

i saw some photos in black and white challenges of Charles Bridge but this photio is really so briliant from this angel make more brilliant this photo and also in B&W effects is more looking so impressive @czechglobalhosts

love the Charles bridge the most. wonderful history and heritage along with the black and white photos. bravo!

hehe, really pretty shine in those headlights on your last photo! Which lens is it or did you tinker with them in edit?

-esa

if you been prag you absolutely visit absinthe shop its near the castle :) you must try cannabis ice cream it is really delicious. in the evening go to the hilton and play live poker

Prague looks like a magical city. Especially the building you described like so below. Its has an exceptional design.

Colloquially also known as Fred and Ginger, the Dancing House is among the most prominent examples of modern architecture in Prague. Found on the bank of the Vltava River, this remarkable building was designed by renowned architects Vlado Milunic and Frank Gehry.
Your photo skills are good. Which Camera did you use.?

Nice view

Prague is a very beautiful city, but from your perspective it looks as if it's not from this world!

Stunning photos. I have never been to Czech Republic.

Wonderful city in the world.I like your all photograph.Thanks to sharing this kind of informative post.

Wonderful photos of your hometown!

Prague would be an awesome place to fly the birdcam!

European architecture is unmatched in its aesthetic nature and the nostalgia/ historic feel of being in a structure that has existed for centuries, generations of humans have walked exactly where you walked.

Lovely post!

I will follow you, please follow me, and we will help each other

thanks for sharing.All the best. i like your post and following.

hehe...thank you,its a very beautiful place to live in

nice post.i like this.thanks for sharing your photograhy.

Thanks for sharing your Homeland beauty, i think Czech Republic is the place for the real traveler .

This art took me to old age; as i am huge fan of ancient assets.

Completed in 1402, the Charles Bridge is a massive stone bridge spanning the Vltava River in the historic center of Prague.

This reminds me of "SHAHI FORT" of my native land. Both are quite similar in many aspects. I think i have see Charles Bridge in a Bollywood Movie "Hum Sath Sath Hein".
You are truly so blessed with Peace and Beauty in your land @czechglobalhosts

Keep letting us know about Czech Republic More and More :)

Stay Blessed, Steem On!

for me black and whites are more eye catching than coloured ones..it is because when it in black and white it creates more sharp images :) nice captures

Wow that beautiful, prague is beautiful

Wow beautiful place, steady soul if can spend the night there.my [email protected]

looks amazing.. thanks for share :) please visit my blog too

Good work dear keep it up I upvote you thanks

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wow well done czechglobalhosts! you have got a new fan ! your photo are awesome and remind me old memories may i pray you win in contest and absoloutly you will win! i am happy and appriciate your work amd keep it up! i am happy to follow you!

look like vintage .. back to the past ...

@czechg lobalhosts Such a great article & nice photography
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Great Information Post..

please Upvote now

Czech Republic......beautiful place...just cool!

Prague is definitely among the most beautiful cities of the world.

The pictures you shared are pretty cool. There are very amazing places in Prague.

Thank you for sharing this wonderful information.

That castle is the best. Awesome photos and good read. Thanks for sharing your nice post