Cheb

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Known for its cultural blend of Czech-German heritage, this town features historic landmarks, a few nice churches, and nearby attractions.

To the north-west of the city center lies Cheb castle, built in 12C, and now mostly in ruins. The main attractions are the Chapel of St Erhard and Ursula, the Black Tower and the ruins of a palace; all from 12C. The chapel has two stories; the lower storey is in Romanesque style, while the upper storey is Gothic. The house, a 15C gothic town hall was transformed in 1872, it contains many historical relics and antiquities of the town of Cheb. On the Market Place dating from 13C are a group of houses originating from the late-Gothic period known as Spalicek. The Church of St. Nicholas was established in 13C as a three-naved basilica. The Franciscan Church is located in the town center.
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