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Karlovy Vary

Shot from the top of Diana watchtower


Karlovy Vary is a spa town in the Western Bohemia, famous for its hotsprings and spa ceters. It is located to the west of Prague in Czech Republic, near the German border.

There are12 hot springs, the biggest is Veidlo, which belches its waters 17 mts high.

Karlovy Vary attracts tourists from all over the world.


Some of the famous visitors to the town are: Ludwig van Beethoven, Frederic Chopin, Franz Liszt, Johann Wolfgang Goethe, Friedrich Schiller, Alexei Tolstoy, Antonin Dvorak etc.

Photo: March 2008

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Taken on March 2, 2008