Sunday, January 29, 2017

Loket Castle

Another postcard from Czech Republic

Loket is a small town in Czech Republic 

This postcard shows Loket Castle ( Hrad Loket in Czech languange) www.hradloket.cz

It's located in the middle of the hill which is surrounded by Ohre river (located where the river shaped in elbow)

This is the place where the Czech King and Roman Emperor Charles IV came to rest and hunt

In this castle you can find the wedding and ceremonial hall, also the prison cells and the chamber of torture





Thanks Julie 



Friday, January 20, 2017

Dazu Rock Carving

I received postcard from China and show the rock carving which you can find in Dazu Rock Carving in Chongqing

This site is one of World Heritage List of UNESCO.
According to http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/912, this site dating from 9th century to 13th century.

The Dazu Rock Carving underline the harmonious coexistence the three different religion in China namely Buddhism, Taoism and Confucianism.



Thanks Tangbo