Bardo Slaskie is a little town in Lower Silesia at the road between Czech Prague and Wrocław. It is located on a hill over the gorge of Nysa Klodzka. It was founded in the 10th century by Polish knights as a defensive, fortified settlement to secure the southern border of the Lower Silesian lands. This trade route between Prague and Wrocław was part of the Amber Road and had great importance for the region.
The town had a rich history, it was acquired by the Czechs, Poles and Prussians. Its location has been used by the Cistercians who built the baroque church there. Church has become a place of pilgrimage because of the small miraculous figure of the Virgin Mary. The town developed as a pilgrimage place. Since 1900, this church was administered by Redemptorist Order.
In the picture you can see the Basilica of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Bardo and monastery buildings towering above the river valley.
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jadesgran (5431) 2014-06-03 22:26
A pleasant view of the buildings against a fluffy cloudy sky.
The river is murky in colour which makes me think you have had a lot of rain, similar to us here in England.
jemaflor (103135) 2014-06-03 23:05
Well framed, Good pov and view with the church in the focal point of the photo, nice light capture and colors, tfs.
jjcordier (79297) 2014-06-03 23:05
Jolie vue de ces édifices religieux au bord de la rivière avec un beau ciel en arrière-plan.
emka (106804) 2014-06-03 23:12
Witaj Rysiek, Ładne zdjecie z Barda. Przyjemnien wygląda bazylika in klasztor skryte za drzewami. Świetna ostrość i kolory. Urocze chmurki.
lousat (97605) 2014-06-04 2:35
Hi Ryszard,a pic very very nice,remind me a bit my Naviglio river,but the architechture that you show us is not like what i can see in my country....ehhee..truly elegant and beautiful,with a curious name like the museum of Tunisi,great quality and long perspective! Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano
cargus (10566) 2014-06-04 4:30
Superb landscape, beautiful green colors, well framed and rendered, image well done.!
timecapturer (49288) 2014-06-04 5:34
a shot that proves what a varied and beautiful country you live in. I love all the red roofed buildings that stand out so superbly in this green and pleasant setting. Serene imagery!
jhm (160057) 2014-06-04 5:36
You took a these picture out of a wonderful angle, this cares for a lot of perspective and depth.
Nice castle in background.
Sharpness and clarity are perfect taken.
Excellent composition, nice presentation.
Very well done, TFS.
Have a nice day,
Nicou (151104) 2014-06-04 9:32
quelle iamge et compo sueprbe vue la rivière tout en brun la belle végétation verts et ces toit ocre dans un rès beau ciel sueprbe ensemble et vue.
Bravo et amitié
eldancer1 (36343) 2014-06-04 9:58
If I live in one of those buildings I would keep my windows open and listen to the river at night, that would put me to sleep and sleep well. Good capture with good details. Well done, tfs.
Silvio1953 (153031) 2014-06-05 9:15
Ciao Ryszard, great view of lovely littkle town, superb sky, excellent clarity, splendid light and wonderful natural colors, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio
fabbs99 (17179) 2014-06-05 22:53
Hello Ryszard ,
Fantastic shot of the river and the castle.I like the presence of the big trees by the riverside.Very well done.Keep sharing.
fotka (4787) 2014-07-15 4:48
W pierwszym momencie myslalem ze to kalasztor w Tyncu pod Krakowem. Ma podobne wierze jak ten tyniecki oraz jest zlokalizowany tez nad rzeka tylko Wisla.
Swietne kompozycyjne zdjecie klasztoru wylaniajacego sie z drzew na tle niebiesko-bialego nieba. Dobrej jakosci zdjecie przy swietnych kolorach, swietle oraz ostrosci.
- Copyright: Ryszard Michalik (rychem) (42658)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2014-05-31
- Categories: Daily Life, Architecture
- Camera: Nikon D70
- Exposure: f/13.0, 1/250 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2014-06-03 21:53