Are you looking for a fascinating and unique summer study abroad program in Europe? If so, you might want to consider a Summer Study Abroad Program in the Czech Republic. Located in the middle of Europe, the Czech Republic is a beautiful country with a picturesque landscape, long and fascinating history, and vibrant artistic culture. Its prime location makes it easy to plan excursions to other parts of Europe during your study abroad program, allowing you to make the most of your European summer study abroad.
Why Choose a Summer Study Abroad Program in the Czech Republic?
The Czech Republic has a long and fascinating history. Once known as the kingdom of Bohemia in the Holy Roman Empire, as well as the Austrian and Austro-Hungarian Empire, the Czech Republic is home to a wealth of influential artistic, cultural, political and social history. This artistic and cultural tradition manifests in its Renaissance, Baroque, and Gothic architecture including a variety of castles, as well as a broad and accomplished literary, artistic, and musical catalog including the likes of art nouveau artist Alphonse Mucha, as well as great early 20th century writers like Franz Kafka, Rainer Maria Rilke, and Nobel Prize winner Jaroslav Seifert. The passionate student of literature may also recognize Prague as the setting for Milan Kundera’s renowned novel, The Unbearable Lightness of Being.
The Czech Republic is also committed to the environment and conservation, with a four national parks and a number of protected areas and species, making it a destination for anyone interested in conservation. The Czech Republic boasts a temperate continental climate, varying according to region due to its diverse landscape, and a thriving economy.