Karlovy Vary

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Karlovy Vary (Karlsbad) is a spa town situated in western Bohemia, Czech Republic, on the confluence of the rivers Ohře and Teplá, approximately 130 km west of Prague (Praha).wikipedia
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Karlovy Vary (Karlsbad) is a spa town situated in western Bohemia, Czech Republic, on the confluence of the rivers Ohře and Teplá, approximately 130 km west of Prague (Praha).
The most famous spa towns in Czech Republic are Karlovy Vary, Teplice, Františkovy Lázně and Mariánské Lázně.

Loket

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Around 1350, Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor organized an expedition into the forests surrounding modern-day Karlovy Vary during a stay in Loket.
Loket (Elbogen) is a town of 3,000 inhabitants in the Sokolov District in the Karlovy Vary region of the Czech Republic.

Carlsbad Decrees

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An important political event took place in the town in 1819, with the issuing of the Carlsbad Decrees following a conference there.
The Carlsbad Decrees were a set of reactionary restrictions introduced in the states of the German Confederation by resolution of the Bundesversammlung on 20 September 1819 after a conference held in the spa town of Carlsbad, Bohemia.

Czech Republic

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Karlovy Vary (Karlsbad) is a spa town situated in western Bohemia, Czech Republic, on the confluence of the rivers Ohře and Teplá, approximately 130 km west of Prague (Praha).
The spa towns, such as Karlovy Vary, Mariánské Lázně and Františkovy Lázně and Jáchymov, are particularly popular relaxing holiday destinations.

Ohře

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Karlovy Vary (Karlsbad) is a spa town situated in western Bohemia, Czech Republic, on the confluence of the rivers Ohře and Teplá, approximately 130 km west of Prague (Praha).
The river passes the towns of Cheb, (Eger, like the river), Karlovy Vary, Klášterec nad Ohří, Kadaň, Žatec, Louny, and Terezín before flowing into the river Elbe at Litoměřice.

Karlovy Vary–Johanngeorgenstadt railway

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inter-city buses, Czech Railways, and Deutsche Bahn via the Karlovy Vary–Johanngeorgenstadt railway.
The Karlovy Vary–Johanngeorgenstadt railway connects Karlovy Vary in the Czech Republic with Johanngeorgenstadt in Saxony, Germany.

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

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The city is also known for the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, which is one of the oldest in the world and one of Europe's major film events.
The Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (Mezinárodní filmový festival Karlovy Vary) is a film festival held annually in July in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic.

Karlovy Vary Airport

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Karlovy Vary Airport is an international airport located 4.5 km south-east from the city, at the nearby village of Olšová Vrata.
Karlovy Vary Airport (Letiště Karlovy Vary) is the airport of Karlovy Vary in western Bohemia.

Moser (glass company)

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It is also known for the popular Czech liqueur Becherovka and the production of the famous glass manufacturer Moser Glass, which is located in Karlovy Vary.
Moser a.s. is a luxury glass manufacturer based in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic, previously Karlsbad in Bohemia, Austria-Hungary.

Klemens von Metternich

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Initiated by the Austrian Minister of State Klemens von Metternich, the decrees were intended to implement anti-liberal censorship within the German Confederation.
Meanwhile, Metternich was advised to go to the spa town of Karlsbad to treat the rheumatic tension in his back.

Josef von Löschner

Due to publications produced by physicians such as David Becher and Josef von Löschner, the town developed into a famous spa resort in the 19th century and was visited by many members of European aristocracy as well as celebrities from many fields of endeavour.
These publications were instrumental in making Bohemian spas a popular tourist destination, particularly the resorts at Karlsbad and Bílina, which were regularly visited by members of European royalty.

HC Energie Karlovy Vary (juniors)

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Karlovy Vary is also home to ice hockey club HC Karlovy Vary and its junior branch HC Energie Karlovy Vary (juniors).
is a Czech ice hockey team based in Karlovy Vary competing on an international level in Czech Extraliga juniors.

Becherovka

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It is also known for the popular Czech liqueur Becherovka and the production of the famous glass manufacturer Moser Glass, which is located in Karlovy Vary.
It is produced in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic by the Jan Becher company.

Grandhotel Pupp

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The city has been used as the location for a number of film-shoots, including the 2006 films Last Holiday and box-office hit Casino Royale, both of which used the city's Grandhotel Pupp in different guises.
The Grandhotel Pupp is a 228-room luxury hotel located in Karlovy Vary (Carlsbad), Czech Republic.

HC Karlovy Vary

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Karlovy Vary is also home to ice hockey club HC Karlovy Vary and its junior branch HC Energie Karlovy Vary (juniors).
HC Energie Karlovy Vary is a professional ice hockey team based in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic.

Cheb

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It became even more popular after railway lines were completed from Prague to Cheb in 1870.
The three world-renowned spa-towns of Karlovy Vary (Karlsbad), Marianské Lázně (Marienbad) and Františkovy Lázně (Franzensbad) are located nearby Cheb.

Saint Peter and Paul Cathedral, Karlovy Vary

Saint Peter and Paul Cathedral
Saint Peter and Paul Cathedral, Karlovy Vary, is a Russian Orthodox church located in Karlovy Vary (Carlsbad), Czech Republic, it's country's largest and most important orthodox church.

Tomáš Došek

Tomáš Došek (born 12 September 1978 in Karlovy Vary) is a former Czech football player who last played for FC Zbrojovka Brno.

Rick Lanz

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Richard Roman Lanz (born September 16, 1961 in Karlovy Vary, Czechoslovakia) is a former professional ice hockey defenceman who spent 10 seasons in the National Hockey League and is best known for his time with the Vancouver Canucks.

Wafer

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The famous Karlovarské oplatky (Carlsbad wafers) originated in the city in 1867.
Special "spa wafers" (Czech: lázeňské oplatky, Slovak: kúpeľné oblátky) are produced in the spa towns of the Czech Republic (e.g. Karlovy Vary, Mariánské Lázně, etc.) and the Slovak Republic (e.g. Piešťany).

Princess Michael of Kent

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Baroness Marie Christine Anna Agnes Hedwig Ida von Reibnitz was born on 15 January 1945 in Karlsbad, a town then in German-populated Sudetenland and now known as Karlovy Vary in the Czech Republic.

Ludmila Peterková

Ludmila Peterková (born 16 September 1967 in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic) is a Czech clarinetist.

Josef Řihák

Josef Řihák (born 25 April 1959 in Karlovy Vary) is a Czech politician.