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Wallachia

Who never heard of Wallachia? Every Czech skier, bicyclist, and hiker knows of the destinations of Pustevny, Radhošť, and Velké Karlovice. And anyone who loves folk architecture and traditions must visit the Wallachian Outdoor Museum, the famous skanzen in Rožnov. Wallachia is also the historic town of Vsetín or Valašské Meziříčí, Wallachian folklore, and Wallachian hospitality.

Beskydy Mountains

The Beskydy Protected Landscape Area was declared in 1973, and is the largest reserve of its kind in the Czech Republic. The area is protected for its extraordinary natural value, especially its origi...
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Pustevny

The Pustevny (Hermitage) took its name from the hermitage that existed here until the late 18th century. With the rise of tourism in the late 19th century, a patriotic organization in Frenštát bought ...
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Wallachian Open-air Museum in Rožnov pod Radhoštěm

In 1911 a museum society was founded in Rožnov, and the first plans for a museum were submitted in 1913. The Wallachian Open-air Museum was founded for the first Wallachian folklore festival in 1925. ...
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