What is Czech Republic Famous/Known For?
10The Velvet Divorce
Czech, also known as the Czech Republic is a picturesque country in Europe. One of the most famous in the continent and widely known for its beautiful castles and medieval buildings. However, besides those and its beautiful cities, there are a ton of other reasons why the country is so famous. Here are some things the Czech Republic is also well known for. Czech was a part of a larger country, Czechoslovakia up until New Year’s Day in 1993. The New Year saw the dissolution of the union into Czech Republic and Slovakia. It was termed “Velvet Divorce” for its peaceful nature. And your guess is right, citizens of the Czech Republic do not like to be referred as “Czechoslovakians” anymore. While this was a big hiccup, both countries are flourishing right now. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!