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Interesting Facts about Czechia

Czechia Interesting Facts

Czechia, officially Czechia, is a country in Europe. Here are some interesting facts about Czechia:

  • Czechia is famous for its beer. Czechs consume the most beer per capita in the world.
  • The largest castle in the world is located in Czech Republic. The movie "Game of Thrones" was filmed in Prague Castle.
  • The world's oldest astronomical clock is located in Czechia. Prague's astronomical clock was installed in 1410.
  • Czech language is one of the most difficult languages to learn.
  • Mushroom picking is an important part of Czech Republic.
  • The famous sport in Czechia is an ice hockey.
  • The Czechs are the 3rd nation ever reaching space.
  • The first piece of music ever performed on the surface of the Moon was the New World Symphony by Czech composer Antonín Dvořák.
  • The word "robot" is of Czech origin.
  • The deepest underwater cave is located in Czech Republic. It is called Hranice Abyss.
  • Prague is the only major city in Europe that wasn't bombed during the Second World War.
  • Refined sugar was invented in Czechia.
  • The Czechs invented many things such as screw propeller, a modern compass, photo prints and soft contact lenses.
  • One of the oldest universities is located in Czechia. Charles University was established in Prague in 1348.
  • The art of defenstration was invented by Czechs.
  • Franz Kafka was Czech, not German. He was born and raised in Czech Republic, but many his works were written in German language.
  • Simpson's Duff Beer is made in Czechia.
  • The most fashionable guardsmen of Europe are the guardsmen of Czechia.
  • Prague has been known as the "hansomest city of Europe". Czech Republic is home for 12 UNESCO monuments.
  • The first plastic surgery was invented in Czech Republic in 1927.

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