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A river, about 435 km (270 mi) long, of the western Czech Republic flowing southeast then north to the Elbe River.


(Czech ˈvltava)
(Placename) a river in the Czech Republic, rising in the Bohemian Forest and flowing generally southeast and then north to the River Elbe near Melnik. Length: 434 km (270 miles). German name: Moldau


(ˈvʌl tə və)

a river in the W Czech Republic, flowing N to the Elbe. 270 mi. (435 km) long. German, Moldau.
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Enjoy a drink at the botel's bar or restaurant as the city's lights twinkle in the Vlatava river.
TOURIST MECCA: The Charles Bridge is one of Prague's most famous attractions, inset, the sun sets over the Vlatava River
Crossing the Vlatava river, I saw the high water marks on the fronts of many buildings - reminders that less than a year ago, the worst floods in decades saw much of the city centre under water.