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Castle Loket, Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic

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In Today's Daily Jigsaw Puzzle we visit Castle Loket in the Karlovy Vary Region of the Czech Republic.

The castle stands as an emblem of medieval fortification architecture. This striking edifice, established in the 12th century, initially served as a royal residence before transforming into a state fortress. Its strategic position on a promontory surrounded by the Ohře River provided natural defense, contributing to its historical significance.

The architecture of Loket Castle showcases a blend of Romanesque and Gothic styles, characterized by robust cylindrical towers and thick stone walls. The castle has undergone several renovations throughout its history while maintaining its medieval essence.

Significantly, Castle Loket has been a residence to various Czech royalty and nobility, playing a crucial role in the country's history. It served as a temporary home to future Holy Roman Emperor Charles IV during his childhood, which marked an important period in the castle's history. In later years, it functioned as a prison, adding a darker chapter to its history before evolving into the museum and cultural venue it is today.
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Beautiful image, magnificent place! Great puzzle!

Would love ❤️ to walk through the halls of this beautiful castle

JillianB

Amazing buildings and the castle still looks really impressive, so glad they have redeemed its use. Thanks

neldawhite

Beautiful image and fun to solve.

Soooo pretty! I'd love to see this scene in person...ahhh(sigh)...to dream!

PaperCraftLady

Beautiful! Thank you, Jigidi!

bevpuzzler8

Beautiful country. Thank you for this picture of beauty!.----------2-29-24

Great puzzle!

Thank you for this historical and beautiful visit!

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