Praha: Vyšehrad - Bazilika svatého Petra a Pavla Basilica of St. Peter and Paul

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Basilica of St Peter and St Paul
The Basilica of St Peter and St Paul is a neo-Gothic church in Vyšehrad fortress in Prague, Czech Republic.
Originally founded in 1070-1080 by the Czech King Vratislav II, the Romanesque basilica suffered a fire in the year 1249 and has been rebuilt in gothic and later in neo-Gothic style. The basilica features an impressive stone mosaic above its entry, and its twin 58 m towers can be seen atop a hill to the south from along the Vltava River in central Prague.
Behind the church is located large park and Vyšehrad cemetery, the final resting place of many famous Czechs, including author Karel Čapek. In 2003 the church was elevated to basilica by Pope John Paul II.

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Martin Krepelin on August 20, 2013

Premysl, great effect, like, greetings

janamare26 on August 20, 2013

Beautiful photo.Like.Best wishes,Mirjana

hlegallais on August 20, 2013

Belle image, amitiés, Hervé

Nikolai Karaneschev on August 20, 2013

Wonderful shot L+F, best wishes Nikolai

borjan11 on August 20, 2013

Krásna fotka! LIKE. Pozdravujem, borjan.

ewelinaa on August 20, 2013

beautiful photo


Robert Janda on August 20, 2013

Moc hezké!LIKE7.Měj se.Robert

Paolo “Canpao” Canna… on August 20, 2013

Beautiful picture and work.L 8. Good evening, Canpao

© ediemme on August 20, 2013

Stupendo bianco e nero Přemysl, ottimi dettagli.
Like9 caro amico.
Buona serata, Enrico.

Роман Любенко on August 20, 2013

Incredible B/W!!! LIKE #10!

Cordial greetings, Roman.

jades1111 on August 20, 2013

Ein sehr schön gemachtes Foto, L11 Beste Grüße

~Marlene~ No Views! on August 20, 2013

Beautiful monochrome image & view, Premysl! Like

Greetings, Marlene

Ana Maria Westphalen… on August 20, 2013

Amigo Premysl,esta realmente é uma grandiosa foto, parabéns. LIKE 13 + *FV * 2 ,abraço Ana Maria.

Zdenek Schwarz on August 21, 2013

Praha-černobílá....a krásná!!!-L + F
zdravím Zdenek

Peter van Lom on August 21, 2013

L; Fine photograph...keep up the good work. Greetings.

ََAli Memari on August 21, 2013

Great shot!Well taken.

I LIKE it.


Zoran GM67 on August 22, 2013

Excellent position and very good photo.

Greeting, Zoran.

Nenad Obradovic on August 22, 2013

Beautiful picture L+F

Abdellatif Bouchareb on August 22, 2013

Very beautiful picture ,

Like . YS Greetings

NewerMan Man on August 22, 2013

So beautiful photo. Nice shot.
LIKE. My best wishes, Manup.

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