On one of the oldest streets in Brno, the Starobrněnská Street, the romantic Royal Ricc Hotel is right in the historic heart of the city. It features a restaurant specializing in traditional Czech cuisine, and has a free Wi-Fi connection throughout the entire property. The interior decor includes antique furniture and a set of paintings from both modern and classic artists. Hotel Royal Ricc is an original baroque house that was built in 1596. It was completely renovated in 1998. The hotel is a 5-minute walk from the very famous St. Peter's and St. Paul's cathedral. There are many historic monuments and places of interest like Špilberk, a royal castle from the 13th century, and St. James, which is a late Gothic church. Brno is the second largest city in Czech Republic. Nowadays, it is an important industrial and business center, thanks to the Brno Exhibition Centre.