Prague - The Castle Quarter
Jun 20, 2008Public
Photo: Prague Castle overlooking the Vltava River at sunset
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Photo: Approaching Prague Castle
Photo: The entrance to the castle quarter
Photo: One of the guards outside the gate at Prague Castle
Photo: Random giants do battle above the gate.
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Photo: St. Vitus Cathedral
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Photo: A 14th century mosaic on St. Vitus Cathedral.
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Photo: The doors to St. Vitus Cathedral
Photo: Details of the door
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Photo: Inside St. Vitus Cathedral
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Photo: The gorgeous stained-glass window painted by Alfons Mucha.
Photo: Note how from the outside to the inside, the colors go from blue to gold to red, drawing your eye towards the center.
Photo: Detail of Mucha's stained glass window showing Cyril the monk and Methodius the bishop.