O P O Č N O
Opočno is quite a small town in size, but pretty huge in cultural
There is a big castle of the Colloredo-Mansfeld noble family and many
come in the summer months to see it. The town is situated in eastern
Surrounding countryside has a hilly atmosphere of low mountains covered
with forests and is very suitable for trips and camping throughout the
Close to the town there is a large pond called Broumar, suitable for
windsurfing, boating or fishing. It is not clean enough for swimming.
Fortunately, there are nice clean swimming pools close to it.
Wikipedia about Opočno
Opočno in Radio Prague 22-09-2004 (off-line mirror)
About the town Opočno (with aerial photo) - in English, German, Czech
of towns (CZ)
See the development of OPOČNO HISTORICAL MAPS from 18th century
Territorial Register Maps (CZ)
Orienteering map OPOČNO ŠVAMBERK, 1:5000, 2005, including the chateau and its gardens