Map Of Czech Republic

Top 10 Biggest Cities in Czech Republic

1. Praha
2. Brno
3. Ostrava
4. Plzen
5. Olomouc
6. Liberec
7. Ceske Budejovice
8. Hradec Kralove
9. Usti nad Labem
10. Pardubice


Czech Republic Known For::

Political Stability
Tatana Kucharova
Post-Medieval Architecture


Top 10 Facts About Czech Republic

1. The Czech Republic is largely without religion – 59% of the population in fact describe themselves as agnositc or atheist
2. The Czechs drink more beer than any other nation in the world
3. Two famous names to come from the country are the hockey players Jaromír Jágr and Dominik Hašek
4. The economy of the Czech Republic is largely fuelled by tourism
5. However the economy is also very industrial and exports automobiles and electrical goods
6. 95% of the land in the Czech is made up of mountain and hills
7. Sugar cubes were invented in Dacice, Czech 1843
8. The Czech Republic is home to the largest castle in the world – ‘Prague castle’
9. The country has been part of the EU since 2004 and NATO since 1999
10. The Czech Republic was previously part of Czechoslovakia along with Slovakia before the ‘Velvet Divorce’ in 1993 which split the country in two