Tuesday, September 7, 2010
Czech Republic - Brno
Sent by Jan, a postcrosser from Brno in Czech Republic.
This is from Wikipedia : Brno (Czech pronunciation: [ˈbr̩no]; German: Brünn) is the second largest city in the Czech Republic, located in the southeast of the country. It was founded in 1243, although the area had been settled since the 5th century. As of December 2009 the population is 405,337. Brno is the capital of the South Moravian Region as well as the seat of the Constitutional Court of the Czech Republic, the Supreme Court, the Supreme Administrative Court, the Supreme Prosecutor's Office and the Ombudsman. Traditionally, it has served as the capital of the historical land Moravia.