Sunday, 27 September 2020

The Cistercian Monastery in Vyšší Brod

Radio Prague |
14 September 2020

The Vltava river winds its way through the foothills of the Šumava mountains. At its southernmost end lies the town of Vyšší Brod. The Cistercian order came to this part of the country from nearby Austria at the invitation of the local aristocratic family of Rožmberks.