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Travel – Trebic – Czech Republic – Part 3

• Trebic is a city in the Bohemian-Moravian Highlands of the Czech Republic.
• Trebic is a city inside the Moravian perhaps the Vysocina Region of Czech Republic.
• Trebic is thirty five kilometers southeast of Jihlava and sixty five kilometers to the west of Brno in the Jihlava River.

Towns and Villages

1. Zdar nad Sazavou
• Zdar nad Sazavou is located inside Vysocina Region of the Czech Republic.
• It has approximately 24,000 inhabitants.
• The town is usually a prominent center of tourism, a ski resort in winter and also a popular destination for cycling and bathing during the summer.
• It is usually situated along the major rail connection between Prague and Brno.
• Zdar nad Sazavou gained prominence after WWII.
• The communist government thought of building steel works inside the city, called ZDAS.
• Within 20 years, the populace of the city grew five-fold, from approximately 3,000 in 1950 to 15,000 in 1969.

2. Jihlava
• One of several oldest mining towns was founded in the mid-13th century.
• The value of the time inside medieval era can be imaged in the quantity of religious monuments.
• There are burghers’ houses with Gothic vaults and arcades.
• You’ll find remnants of size able Gothic fortifications.
• The second-largest underground complex was opened for the public.
• The Most significant building in the Baroque period is the Jesuit Church of St. Ignatius about the large oblong square.
• Jihlava offers numerous cultural and entertainment possibilities.
• It has a theater and a Zoo.

3. The Pilgrimage Church of St. John of Nepomuk
• The abbot of the Zdar monastery had this pilgrimage church designed to celebrate the memory on the Czech martyr and saint, John of Nepomuk.
• It’s a unique testament to the genius by the Prague architect Giovanni Blasius Santini.
• He thought it would utilize the five-pointed star as the main symbol in the remarkable structure.
• This is based on legend, a crown with five stars that appeared above the body of the drowned martyr.
• The house in the so-called Baroque Gothic style is characteristic of its composition depending on the five-pointed star shape.

4. Rimov Complex
• Near Ceske Budejovice along the stream of the Malse River and inside the foothills of Novohradske Hory, there is situated an important pilgrimage place.
• In 1622 the Jesuits came here from Cesky Krumlov and in 1948, they intentended to create a different Loreto chapel with ambit.
• The clearest way of the Cross is truly a grand landscape composition of 30 Stations, depicting the suffering as well as the death of Jesus Christ.
• The rise of Rimov pilgrimage place was conditioned with a thought to replace the formerly popular pilgrimage set up Kajov.

Best time to visit / climate

• The town of Prague has borderline oceanic climate.
• The winters are relatively cold with almost no sunshine.
• Snow cover is common between mid-November to late March.
• Summers are high, around 25 degrees.
• Nights can be quite cool even in summers.
• Precipitation in Prague is very low.
• This is because of the shadow on the Ore Mountains along with the Czech Central Highlands.
• The driest season is usually winter.
• The summers may bring quite heavy rain in type of violent storms and showers.
• Temperature inversions are relatively common between mid-October and mid-March.

Location on Google Maps

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How to get there?

• Town lies in the south-western part of Moravia in the Czech-Moravian highlands.
• The positioning of the town may also be defined as outlined by its distance from major conurbations:
– Prague 167 km
– Brno 69 km
– Vienna 150 km.
• Fast trains run every a couple of hours from:
– Brno (1¼h)
• Direct buses connect Trebic with Prague.

By plane
• Vaclav Havel Airport
• +420 220 111 111, +420 296 661 111
• Located 20 km (12 mi) northwest on the central city
• It generally takes about 30 min to realize town centre by car.
Edinburgh airport is served by way of a variety of airlines:
• Czech Airlines could be the national carrier operating too many European and international destinations.
• Wizz Air is an affordable airline.
• It has its base in Prague.
It operates to European destinations which include:
– London
– Barcelona
– Milan
– Others
• Easy Jet operates low cost services to European destinations.
• BMI baby low priced services in the UK only.
• low priced services from Manchester, Newcastle, Leeds/Bradford & Edinburgh
• Smart Wings to Europe & Turkey.
• Swiss International flies to Zurich, Basel and Geneva.
• Aer Lingus through the Irish cities of Dublin & Cork.
• Norwegian from Scandinavia.
• Delta Air Lines from Nyc.
• Aegean Airlines from Greece
• KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has 5 direct flights on a daily basis from Amsterdam.
• British Airways has 4 direct flights from London Heathrow daily.
• Brussels Airlines offers 3 flights per day to Brussels.
• Lufthansa offers 6 flights per day from Frankfurt and 4 from Munich.
• TAP offers daily direct flights from Lisbon and Oporto.
• Iberia offers 3 flights daily from Madrid.
• German wings offer daily flights from Cologne/Bonn.
• Air One from Milan-Malpensa

By Bus
Airport Express (bus operated by Czech Railways):
• These buses leave Edinburgh airport every half an hour
• The first bus is at 05:46 while the last bus is at 21:16.
• The cost come to about 60 CZK per person.
• Tickets can be obtained from the driver.
• They shall take the buyer to the railway and subway station.
• The final stop will be Prague’s main place.

By Train
• Prague is well connected to European EC train network.
• Berlin: 4½hours and EC trains every two hours
• Munich: 6 hours and four regional expresses daily.
• Vienna: 4¾hours and EC train roughly every two hours
• Linz: 5hours and two REX trains per day
• Bratislava: 4hours and EC train every a couple of hours and also one night train Metropol
• Budapest: 7 hours and five EC trains a day with one night train Metropol
• Warsaw: 8 hours and EC Praha with one night train Sirava
Direct night trains connect Prague with:
– Cologne
– Frankfurt
– Amsterdam
– Copenhagen
– Zurich
– Basel
– Krakow
– Moscow
– Kiev
– Saint Petersburg
– Odessa

Some Travel Books about Czech Republic

Rick Steves’ Prague and the Czech Republic Fodor’s Prague & the Best of the Czech Republic DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Czech and Slovak Republics

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