Cheb — City of the Headless Horseman

In fact, the theme of «Headless Horseman» is being lingered by European and other cultures for more than one hundred years. Perhaps since the time when the riding was invented. But usually the rider has neither name, nor surname. And there is no article in the encyclopedia about him. And then our Czech friends made a stir. There is town in Czech Republic with its own ghost cavalryman. This town is Cheb.

It is not easy to find Cheb on a map of the Czech Republic. It is not far from Carlsbad. Cheb is western city of Czech Republic, in fact it is a typical medieval German town, lost in the dense forests of western Moravia. It is a piece of cake to go round it three times! It seems that there is nothing interesting to do here.

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