Brno is an active city. With 400 000 inhabitants, many students and cultural places, it is the second biggest city of the Czech Republic.
You can enjoy beautiful nature really close everywhere around (such as the famous caves Macocha or the castles Lednice and Valtice), you will also be able to make many different sports (swimming, skating, cycling, hiking, and much more).
If you like cultural events, you will not be disappointed! Dozens of theatres, concert halls, art galleries and festivals are organizing the artistic life of Brno.
And for those who like parties, many pubs and clubs are opened all night long.
Moreover, the city is located in the heart of Europe. Surrounded by Germany, Poland, Slovakia and Austria, it is really easy to visit the neighboring countries.
Cheaper than in Prague, Brno offers a pleasant and dynamic life-style.
Here are some links in which you can get more information about what’s going on:
Some blog and web-side about life and actualities in Brno (in English):
A calendar of cultural actions (in Czech)
The website for visiting the caves in the region around :