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Melnik Mělník, Tschechische Republik #

The town of Melnik lies some 35 km (22 mi) north of Prague - at the confluence of the Labe and Vltava rivers - in the agricultural region of the Czech Republic. The towns strategic location allows it to serve as one of the largest river ports in the country. Photo:Factbook
A closer look at the terraced gardens before Melnik. In the background, the Church of Sts. Peter and Paul faces Melnik castle. Photo: Factbook
The Prague Gate in the town square of Melnik dates from 1500 when the portal was part of an old medieval fortress. Today its lower floor is a café. Photo: Factbook