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Germans, Czechs on alert as floods spread north

Jun 06 2013

DRESDEN, Germany/LITOMERICE, Czech Republic Tens of thousands of Germans, Hungarians and Czechs were evacuated from their homes on Wednesday as soldiers raced to pile up sandbags to hold back rising waters in the region's worst floods in a decade. | Video

Germans, Czechs on alert as floods spread north

Jun 05 2013

DRESDEN, Germany/LITOMERICE, Czech Republic Tens of thousands of Germans, Hungarians and Czechs were evacuated from their homes on Wednesday as soldiers raced to pile up sandbags to hold back rising waters in the region's worst floods in a decade. | Video

Germans, Czechs on alert as floods spread north

Jun 05 2013

DRESDEN, Germany/LITOMERICE, Czech Republic Tens of thousands of Germans, Hungarians and Czechs were evacuated from their homes on Wednesday as soldiers raced to pile up sandbags to hold back rising waters in the region's worst floods in a decade. | Video

Homeless tours show visitors "dark side" of Prague

Dec 14 2012

PRAGUE With his gravelly voice, bushy hair, an old suitcase in one hand and a pinched cigarette butt in the other, Honza Badalec is not your typical tour guide.

Homeless tours show visitors "dark side" of Prague

Dec 14 2012

PRAGUE With his gravelly voice, bushy hair, an old suitcase in one hand and a pinched cigarette butt in the other, Honza Badalec is not your typical tour guide.

Roundabout house

Aug 08 2012

We walked in through a glass door into the house. The concrete walls with small poorly illuminated and bulgy windows looked like a botanical garden. In the middle, there was a swimming pool and a huge metal pillar, the basic element of the building allowing movement up and down as well as sliding to its sides.

Set free in the Mongolian wild

Jul 26 2012

It's slow, hot and once a week people wait for an airplane with no more then 20 passengers on board to arrive. The day of July 17, 2012, was different.

Czechs restore architect Mies van der Rohe's masterpiece

Mar 01 2012

BRNO, Czech Republic Ludwig Mies van der Rohe's Villa Tugendhat in the Czech city of Brno has been restored to its original splendour ahead of a public re-opening of the masterpiece of modern architecture, whose turbulent history mirrors that of 20th century Europe.

Race into the cold

Jan 27 2012

Mountains, snow, wind, cold, sun, dogs, sleds and mushers. Those are elements you meet in various combinations when you go to cover the Sedivackuv long dog sled race in the Czech Republic's Orlicke mountains.

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