Every tourist destination has it’s attractions. However, because every tourist is different, these attractions have greater or lesser value. In this series Gary’s gives his reasons for traveling to a particular place. Hopefully some of his thoughts will entice you to consider adding this particular place to your itinerary. The entire series is being categorized under the heading, “Spotlights.” You may find more about these locations in the archives of this website, under headings such as, “Great Places,” “Things to Do in,” “Best of,” “Top 10” and “Places of a Lifetime.” In addition, there may be “Walking Tours” of these places available for purchase on the website for the low price of $1.49 each.
Cesky Krumlov is a lovely village in Bohemia, the southern part of the Czech Republic. The cobblestone streets are delightful to explore while the setting of the town, on a bend in the Vltava River, creates an irresistible cityscape. Include Cesky Krumlov in your Eastern Europe plans for at least the following reasons:
1. Cesky Krumlov offers visitors a dramatic and enchanting cityscape as the Vltava River winds around the village.
2. Lovely squares dot the pedestrian-only cobblestone streets in this charming Czech village.
3. The Chateau, Cesky Krumlov’s castle, dominates the landscape.
4. The town’s Main Square is a great place to people-watch and to stroll.