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2. Basic information Capital city: Prague Total area: 78800 km2 Population: 10500000 Population density: 133 person per km2 The highest point: Snka (1603 meters) State system: Parliament republic 3. SNKA 4. Regions of the Czech Republic 5. History The Czech State is dated back to the half of 9th century The burning of master Jan Hus resulted in Hussite wars After the First World War the independent state of Czechoslovakia was established led by T.G. Masaryk During the Second World War, Czechoslovakia was occupied by the Nazis After the Second World War the Czechoslovak state was restored 6. Master Jan Hus 7. T. G. Masaryk and Czechoslovakia 8. History In 1989 there was the Velvet Revolution led by Vclav Havel The division of Czechoslovakia into the Czech Republic and the Slovak Republic took place in 1993 9. Vclav Havel 10. Czech republic from 1.1.1993 11. Monuments in the Czech Republic esk Krumlov esk Krumlov is a small city in the South Bohemian region where is esk Krumlov Castle located. Old esk Krumlov is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and was given this status along with the historic Prague castle district. 12. Monuments in Czech Republic Teb Teb is a town in the Moravian part of the Vysoina Region of the Czech Republic. It is a regional centre with a population of approximately 40,000. In the age of expansion, Teb was third most important town in Moravia. There are many sights. The Jewish Quarter and St. Procopius Basilica is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. 13. Monuments in Czech Republic Holaovice Holaovice is a small historic village located in the south of the Czech Republic. Village belongs to the municipality Jankov. To the south lies the protected landscape area of Blansk Forest. The village was deserted after the Second World War, allowing its medieval plan and vernacular buildings in the South Bohemian Folk or Rural Baroque style to remain intact. 14. Monuments in Czech Republic Kutn Hora Kutn Hora is a town in the Central Bohemian region and the important urban reservation, registered on the list of UNESCO World Heritage sites. 15. Monuments in Czech Republic The Pilgrimage Church of St John of Nepomuk The Pilgrimage Church of St John of Nepomuk at Zelen Hora is a religious building in r nad Szavou, Czech Republic, near the border between Bohemia and Moravia. It is the final work of Jan Santini Aichel, a Bohemian architect who combined the Borrominiesque Baroque with references to Gothic elements in both construction and decoration. 16. Monuments in Czech Republic Tel Tel is a town in southern Moravia, near Jihlava, in the Czech Republic. The town was founded in 13th century as a royal water fort on the crossroads of busy merchant routes between Bohemia, Moravia and Austria. 17. Monuments in Prague Charles Bridge The Charles Bridge is a famous historic bridge that crosses the Vltava river in Prague, Czech Republic. Its construction started in 1357 under the auspices of King Charles IV, and finished in the beginning of the 15th century. The bridge is 621 m long and nearly 10 m wide 18. Monuments in Prague Prague Castle Prague Castle is the official residence and office of the President of the Czech Republic. Located in the Hradany district of Prague and dating back to the ninth century. The Bohemian Crown Jewels are kept within a hidden room inside it. 19. Monuments in Prague Clementinum National Theatre The Clementinum is a historic complex of buildings in Prague. Its history dates from the existence of a chapel dedicated to Saint Clement in the 11th century 20. Monuments in Prague National Theatre The National Theatre in Prague is known as the national monument of Czech history and art. The National Theatre belongs to the most important Czech cultural institutions, with a rich artistic tradition which was created and maintained by the most distinguished personalities in Czech society 21. Monuments in Prague Bethlehem Chapel Bethlehem Chapel is a chapel in Prague's Old Town.Was intended for preaching in the Czech language. Master Jan Hus preaced here 22. Monuments in Prague Cathedral of St. Vitus Cathedral of St. Vitus, St. Wenceslas and St. Adalbert's dominant building in the Prague Castle. Opened: 1929 Architectural style: Gothic architecture Architects: Petr Parler, Matthias of Arras 23. Monuments in Prague Vyehrad Vyehrad is a historical fort located in the city of Prague, Czech Republic. It was probably built in the 10th century, on a hill over the Vltava River. 24. Monuments in Prague The Church of Saint Nicholas The Church of Saint Nicholas also called the Saint Nicholas Cathedral is the Baroque church in Lesser Town, Prague. It was built between 1704-1755 25. Monuments in Prague Wenceslas Square Wenceslas Squar is one of the main city squares and the centre of the business and cultural communities in the New Town of Prague. Many historical events occurred there, and it is a traditional setting for demonstrations, celebrations, and other public gatherings. The square is named after Saint Wenceslas, the patron saint of Bohemia. It is part of the historic centre of Prague 26. Monuments in Prague Old Town Square Old Town Square is a historic square in the Old Town quarter of Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic. Among many churches, tourists may find the Prague Astronomical Clock in this square 27. SPORT Tenis: Ivan Lendl,Martina Navrtilov Football:Petr ech,Pavel Nedvd Speed:Martina Navrtilov Ice hockey:Jaromr Jgr,Dominik Haek 28. Petr ech, Martina Sblkov,Ivan Lendl 29. KROJ? Traditional folk costume in Moravia is KROJ. 30. Czech anthem Czech anthem is called Kde domov mj? Lyrics: Josef Kajetn Tyl Music: Frantiek kroup It was made in 21.12.1834 and it became to be famous for people over one century. In the year 1918 (after World War) it was officially our national anthem. Where is my home was earlier called Fidlovaka 31. Antonn Dvok One of the most important composers. Dvorak's symphonic works are a popular part of the repertoire of major orchestras. He is famous for his symphonies and big vocal- instrumental compositions. The first track, which was featured after landing of American astronauts on the moon, was Dvorak's New World Symphony. 32. Bedich Smetana Another significant composer, in czech called the father of Czech music, amazing pianist (played since he was 6 years old) he is best known for his opera the Bartered bride, for the symphonic cycle My homeland. Near the end of his life he became deaf and he resignationed the theatre. 33. Popular music Karel Gott Born in 1939 Maybe one of the most talented singer in our history Genres: pop, rocknroll He won 38x the czech competition esk slavk and his greatest successes were in second half of the 20th century. 34. Popular music Lucie Bl A popular pop singer, with strong and powerful characterical voice Important artist in czech history She redorder nine albums and played in a lot of famous musicals 35. Czech food The most famous food in the Czech Republic is Svkov. (beef, dumplings, cranberries, special sauce) 36. Typical Czech beer A typical czech drink Czech people are the world biggest consuments of beer 37. Presentation made by: Ondej torc Presented by: David urda Tereza Pvov Kristna Klimeov