Prague is the capital of the Czech Republic. It is situated on several hills (9 according to Prague Information Service) on both banks of the Vltava River. Annual amount of visitors (5.4 million) exceeds population of the city (1.3 millions) by 4 times. Prague was founded in 7th century and accumulated enormous amount of cultural heritage that attracts visitors.
The Czech Republic is the country in Central Europe between Poland, Germany, Slovakia and Austria. It has no coasts and has diverse relief. Western part of the country is covered with relatively low mountains and eastern is hilly. The highest point is at summit of the Sniezka Mountain with elevation of 1602 m (5255 ft).
The Czech Republic is relatively small country in the middle of Europe. Relief of the country varies from plains to smooth low mountains. Climate of the Czech Republic is mild with warm summer and cold, humid and cloudy winters. Summers are especially pleasant because mountains are blocking continental air masses. During winters there is enough snow for skiing.