Location, Climate: Brno is one of the largest cities in the Czech Republic. It is located in the Moravia region and experiences a warm temperate climate with rainfalls all year-round. Book a discount hotel in Brno between May and September to enjoy a cooler and pleasant weather. There is a wide selection of discount hotels online so choose the one that suits your preferences. Brief History: There was a castle built for the Premyslid princesses on Petrov Hill during the 11th century. The town surrounding it acquired a defensive wall in mid-13th century. Brno became an important trade and arts centre during the term of John the Blind. It became the capital of Moravia in the late 13th century. Events, Landmarks, Activities: Brno has a rich culture and it is evident in its list of international events including the Cinema Mundi, Theatre World Brno, International Music Festival Brno and the Spilberk International Music Festival. The best place to start your sightseeing is at the city center where you can find many marvelous attractions such as the Petrov Cathedral, Spilberk Castle, Capuchin Monastery, Old Town Hall and Freedom Square. Another must-see site in Brno is the Villa Tugendhat, which is known for its impressive architecture. Transportation: The city center is walkable, but if you prefer to ride, you can take the tram which travels every 5 minutes. Driving a car is a good experience plus parking spaces are free outside the city center. Buses are more preferred by the locals because it covers most destinations. Trains are also efficient, but it would require a lot of walking.