The Royal Garden beside the castle in Prague is a joy to behold. There is a Renaissance pavilion there which seems to have a connection to Czechia’s recent communism-tainted past.
Prague castle boasts one of the most spectacular views of the city. On your way up, you can see the Golden Apples of Greek mythology hanging above a doorway.
In Prague, tourists push one another to catch a glimpse of the Astronomical Clock in the Old Town Square. In Olomouc, there are not that many tourists in front of the Communist Clock in their Upper Square.
I’ve written about many alchemists legends and stories in Prague. The city has many other symbols and images on its beautiful facades which you just cannot ignore while walking around the town.
Priests, especially in the Christian tradition, are rarely militant or warmongering? Even in the days of the Crusades, priests were not the ones at the front doing the fighting. So why did Roman Catholic priests revolt in Malta in the late eighteenth century?