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  Ostrava City Web - Official web by Ostrava City - Welcome to Ostrava
Ostrava: a city of many and varied changes – a city on the move.
That is today’s Ostrava, the capital city of North Moravia and Silesia.
This city, whose heart once beat to the industrial rhythms of coal and steel, with its dusty, smoky air, its factory noises, and its distinctive folklore and dialect – has now taken on a new, modern face and has experienced a complete change in many aspects of its lifestyle.
www.ostrava-city.cz   (148 words)

  
  Hotel Imperial Ostrava | Ostrava
Ostrava is the third largest city in the Czech Republic and the largest urban area at the meeting point of three countries: the Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia.
Ostrava is situated 15 km away from the nearest border crossing to Poland and 55 km from Slovakia, and this location is proving to be economically advantageous.
The area around Ostrava is very attractive both in the winter and summer holiday periods, and you can enjoy staying in a spa town or participating in sporting activities.
www.imperial.cz /en/hotel-location/ostrava   (392 words)

  
 Czech Prague Mission | Ostrava
Ostrava is the largest city in North Moravia and the administrative centre of the region.
In terms of population, Ostrava is the Czech Republic's third city, and in terms of total area its second city.
Ostrava's fiscal stability is attested by the "A" rating granted to the city by Standard & Poor's.
www.mission.net /czech/prague/page.php?pg_id=2273   (474 words)

  
 Ostrava - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Ostrava, city in the northeastern Czech Republic, located near the confluence of the Odra (Oder) and Ostravice rivers.
Reisz was born in Ostrava, Czechoslovakia (now the Czech Republic).
Karviná (German and Polish Karwin), city in the northeastern Czech Republic, located near Ostrava and the Polish border.
ca.encarta.msn.com /Ostrava.html   (71 words)

  
 WELCOME TO OSTRAVA
Ostrava's green areas and nearby forests have given space for the city to build a large number of sports facilities.
Ostrava has been integrated into the region's cycle route project, and the city is continually engaged in extending its cycle route network.
Ostrava is home to a rich cultural life all year round.
www.mmo.cz /ostrava/city.html   (1207 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Ostrava, Czech Republic & Slovakia (Czech And Slovak Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
One of the Czech Republic's largest cities, Ostrava is a regional administrative center, a road and rail hub, and the site of several hydroelectric stations.
It was well known as a small town in the Middle Ages and later became important because of its strategic location guarding the Moravian Gate, the entrance to the Moravian lowlands.
The city's industrial prominence dates from the late 19th cent., after the opening of its first coal mine and the coming of the railroad.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/O/Ostrava.html   (285 words)

  
 OIS - Ostrava - English version
Ostrava is the third largest city in the Czech Republic and the largest urban area at the meeting point of three countries: the Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia.
Ostrava is situated 15 km away from the nearest border crossing to Poland and 55 km from Slovakia, and this location is proving to be economically advantageous.
The area around Ostrava is very attractive both in the winter and summer holiday periods, and you can enjoy staying in a spa town or participating in sporting activities.
www.ostravainfo.cz /index.php?akce=guide&lang=2   (408 words)

  
 1st International School of Ostrava - soukromé mezinárodní gymnázium s.r.o. v Ostravě
The 1st International School of Ostrava is among a select group of schools in the Czech Republic granted permission by the Czech Ministry of Education to provide English language teaching in a variety of subjects.
The 1st International School of Ostrava is registered within the Network of Czech Schools, and as such, works with the curriculum established by the Czech Ministry of Education.
If your child is currently enrolled in grade 5 or 9 of a Czech primary school, he or she can pick up an application form from their academic advisor and hand it in to their current school director.
www.is-ostrava.cz /index.php?page=g_bas   (586 words)

  
 Search Results for "Ostrava"
Ostrava, (o´strava) (KEY), formerly Moravska Ostrava (mo´rafska) (KEY), Ger.
It was held by Poland from 1938 to 1945.
...became an iron and steel center in the 18th cent.; the largest plants are now located at Ostrava and Trineco, in the Czech Republic.
www.bartleby.com /cgi-bin/texis/webinator/sitesearch?FILTER=&query=Ostrava   (221 words)

  
 Ostrava
The Landek Hill was settled by mammoth hunters, who were the first people in the world to use coal from local, to the present day exposed coal seams, to maintain their fireplaces 30 thousand years ago.
Today's Slezská Ostrava (Silesian Ostrava) was mentioned for the first time in 1229 and City of Moravská Ostrava (Moravian Ostrava) in 1267.
Today's Ostrava, with its 329,000 inhabitants, continuously strengthens its metropolitan reputation as administrative, business, industrial and social centre of the region, residence of Roman catholic Bishops.
www.angelfire.com /mech/czech/ostrava.htm   (331 words)

  
 Ostrava, Ostrau - hotels, pensions
Ostrava is the third largest city of our country after Prague and Brno.
The culture experiences are offered by The Ostrava District Museum, The Antonin Dvorak Theatre, The Ostrava House of Culture (Czech paintings from 19th century), Puppet Theatre etc.
The city of Ostrava is suitable for those who want to acquaint with a large industrial town or to do business in this part of the Czech Republic.
www.discoverczech.com /ostrava/index.php4   (204 words)

  
 Ostrava travel guide
Ostrava travel guide - The best resource for sights, hotels, restaurants, bars, what to do and what to see
Ostrava is the third largest city (320 000 inhabitants) in the Czech republic and one of the most interesting places to visit.
Ostrava is an important cultural, trade and sporting centre.
www.world66.com /europe/czechrepublic/ostrava   (285 words)

  
 Ostrava
The region of today's Ostrava had been an entering point to the Moravská brána (Moravian Gate) since very old days, where venerable trails from the Baltic Sea to the Mediterranean Sea used to lead.
The Landek Hill was settled by mammoth hunters, who were the first people in the world to use coal from local, to the present day exposed coal seams, to maintain their fireplaces 30 thousand years ago.
Today's Slezská Ostrava (Silesian Ostrava) was mentioned for the first time in 1229 and City of Moravská Ostrava (Moravian Ostrava) in 1267.
www.bohemianet.com /ostravsky_kraj/ostrava/ostrava_en.htm   (524 words)

  
 Ostrava Car Rental with Auto Europe
Ostrava is third largest city in the Czech Republic located along the northeastern boarder only minutes away from Poland and Slovakia.
Ostrava was founded in 1267, however archaeologists have found proof of permanent inhabitation of the area for 25,000 years.
In 1763 fl coal was found to be very rich in the area, leading to a large growth in the Ostrava's industry and population.
www.autoeurope.ca /rental-guides/Ostrava-rental-guide.cfm?c=1335   (349 words)

  
 Ostrava 2006
The last few years have seen a rapid growth in tourist potential, helped by the city's favorable location close to the Polish and Slovak borders, its wealth of unique industrial architecture and other sights, the rich historical and cultural heritage of the region and the sporting opportunities offered by the nearby mountains and countryside.
The arrival airport is the Czech Airport Ostrava.
If an athlete or delegate arrives in Ostrava without their Team Manager or Chief Delegate, that athlete or delegate must pay the Hotel Security Deposit and IFBB Registration Fee BEFORE a room can be assigned.
www.ifbb.com /reports/ostrava2006.htm   (2613 words)

  
 Ostrava, Czech Republic News - Topix
OSTRAVA, Czech Republic, April 25 -- Construction on Hyundai Motor's Czech plant started Wednesday, heralding the carmaker's efforts to expand its presence in Eastern Europe.
Ford's World Excellence Awards specifically recognized Hayes Lemmerz' automotive steel wheel facility in Ostrava, Czech Republic and its automotive brake facility in Apodaca, Mexico, for achieving the highest...
Ten track and field athletes have been selected to represent New Zealand at the 5th IAAF World Youth Championships to be held in Ostrava, Czech Republic, from 11-15 July.
www.topix.net /cz/ostrava   (595 words)

  
 Imperial - Ostrava, Czech Republic - Imperial Rates and Reviews - SideStep
In addition to the original building, an annex has been added in a more modern style, but the appearance in general is pleasing ot the eye and quite grand.
Situated in the town centre, the hotel is ideally located for people wanting to explore Ostrava, whatever their interest.
Ostrava Hotelswww.discoverczech.comCentrally located and personally tested hotels in Ostrava.
www.sidestep.com /hotels-rates-h45492-imperial_ostrava_czech_republic   (240 words)

  
 Car Rental in Ostrava, Czech Republic with Auto Europe
Arrange a car rental in Ostrava, Czech Republic, or "the Steel Heart of the Republic", and explore this Moravian region to the fullest!
Once an important and industrial mining town, Ostrava's boom in the 18th century brought with it a diverse population and a fascinating cultural development.
Behind the wheel of a rental car in Ostrava, you'll have the unique opportunity to trace the historical development of industry - and then the abrupt stop of it in Eastern Europe.
www.autoeurope.com /car-rental/Ostrava-rental-guide.cfm   (406 words)

  
 Puppet Theatre of Ostrava   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Puppet Theatre of Ostrava is the only professional puppet stage for both children and the youth in the Northern Moravia region.
In September 1999, the Ostrava puppeteers moved into an entirely new theatre building in the exhibition area of Černá louka, just in the centre of Ostrava.
Since then, the Puppet Theatre of Ostrava and its audience have been having, for the first time in the history of the Czech and Czechoslovak puppet theatres, a brand-new theatre building, a nice-looking one and architecturally very attractive.
www.dlo-ostrava.cz /english/odivadle.php   (214 words)

  
 Ostrava Property :: Ostrava Real Estate
Ostrava, in receiving this rating, achieved the identical level of rating as other mid-sized cities in Central Europe.
Ostrava - Mosnov International Airport is located 25 km from the city centre.
It is the biggest regional airport in the Czech Republic with a capacity of more than one million passengers per year (current actual figures are just over 200 000 per year and expected to triple next year) and a runway 3500m in length and 63m wide, allowing it to accommodate the world's largest airplanes.
www.czechpoint101.com /ostrava_property.html   (1416 words)

  
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15 July 2007 - Ostrava, Czech Republic — United States’ William Wynne was the star of the final afternoon as the 5th IAAF World Youth Championships came to an exciting end at Ostrava’s city...
15 July 2007 - Ostrava, Czech Republic - Australia’s Vicky Parnov was arguably the athlete with the most experience coming into the 5th IAAF World Youth Championships here in Ostrava and eventually she did deliver...
14 July 2007 - Ostrava, Czech Republic - Nine World Youth titles were decided during the penultimate afternoon of action in Ostrava, highlighted by a superb competition in the Girls’...
www.iaaf.org /WYC07/index.html   (315 words)

  
 Ostrava 06
Ostrava in the Czech Republic is a friendly place for bodybuilding.
1992 European Championships was the first big international bodybuilding event hosted by Ostrava and staged at the same venue area– CEZ Arena, named Culture and Sport Palace at those times.
CEZ Arena has the capacity of 10 000 viewers and is well-known in Central Europe for many world-class events organized there, like “Gold Track Shoe” or “Czech Dance Open”.
www.ifbb.com /reports/ostrava06.htm   (535 words)

  
 Imperial Hotel Ostrava: Prague Holiday
The Hotel Imperial is attractively situated - in the centre of town Ostrava.
It has been a flagship of gastronomy for the region, since foundation of the hotel.There is a wide range of food - from cold and warm starters, soups and main dishes of local and foreign cuisine, to a great choice of cakes and deserts, cold and hot.
The Radegast beerhouse - is often visited not only by the hotel guests, but also by local Ostrava citizens because of its traditional atmosphere and the wide range of 10° and 12° beers.
www.pragueholiday.cz /imperial-hotel-ostrava.php   (751 words)

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