Wonder Type: Cultural
Country: Czech Republic
The houses in Telc, which stands on a hilltop, were originally built of wood. After a fire in the late 14th century, the town was rebuilt in stone, surrounded by walls and further strengthened by a network of artificial ponds. The town's Gothic castle was reconstructed in High Gothic style in the late 15th century. [More Details]
This article uses material from UNESCO World Heritage List article "Telc", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike 3.0 IGO License.