Establishment of the Real School in Nymburk in 1903 We learn from historical sources that not only the city of Nymburk, but also its education has a remarkable history. The possibility of establishing a secondary school in Nymburk began to be considered only after 1848, when there was a certain relaxation of national and political life. The […]

In addition to Pilsner beer, spas and mineral springs, cheese production is also an integral part of Western Bohemia. The company TANY in Nýrsko, specializing in the production of consumer processed popular cheeses, is one of their most important producers not only in this region but in the Czech Republic in general. The umbrella trademark is […]

The dam was built in 1969, by flooding the Úhlav Valley. The stony dam is 36 meters high, its width is 337 meters. The volume of water in the tank is 1 million cubic meters. The dam serves as a reservoir of drinking water for Klatovy, Domažlice and Pilsen. A yellow marked hiking trail leads along the […]

Climb on the green roof of Europe in the Šumava National Park! Few places in Central Europe offer such a harmonious landscape as the Šumava National Park. The deep forests on the Czech-Bavarian border are so vast as to form the largest forested area on the continent. A combination of centuries-old primaeval forests, crystal-clear glacial […]

Nýrsko is a town in the Plzeň Region of the Czech Republic. It lies on the Úhlava River under the Šumava Range some 50 km south-west of the region capital of Plzeň. It has about 5,000 inhabitants. Nýrsko is also a Municipality with Commissioned Local Authority within the Klatovy Municipality with Extended Competence. History The […]