Possibilities in Poland
Collected by Andi Fisher, AFAR Local Expert
A good friend from Poland has told so many compelling stories about this country that my interest is piqued and I am wondering about all the possibilities for visiting this country with a lot of history and culture.
Pańska 57, 00-830 Warszawa, Poland
A popular place in central Warsaw for both lunch and dinner, Restro is lauded for its fresh ingredients and attention to detail. It's hard to go wrong with any of the pizzas, pastas, or salads—and they're known for their Italian wines.
Rynek 16/17, 50-101 Wrocław, Poland
I’d never heard of the city before until looking through the Poland guidebook. It sounded lovely but it exceeded all expectations. Not overrun by tourists, and full of beautiful and historic buildings, classic town squares, river islands, and...
Długa 44, 00-241 Warszawa, Poland
The national dumplings are filled with everything from meat to sweet cheese to sauerkraut to jam... you can make a meal of them. These particular pierogies were eaten at a sidewalk café just outside the old town center in the new town area. You...
The Tatra Mountains are awe-inspiring and full of opportunities for adventure! Trails, cliffs, valleys, lakes...so much to explore. This rainy summer day in Poland showed me spectacular views of the cloudy valleys before the gleaming afternoon...
Tamka 43, 00-355 Warszawa, Poland
Exclusive restaurant located near the Chopin Museum in Warsaw. Executive chef Robert Trzópek is one of the best Polish cooks. He has several years of experience in work in the best restaurants around the world – Noma and El Bulli. The menu at...
rynek Starego Miasta 13, 00-272 Warszawa, Poland
This is the main square in Old Town Warsaw... along with "bagel" vendors, artwork for sale and turquoise shops there are many outdoor cafes and restaurants. This is also a perfect spot for people watching while indulging in a beer or other...
Długa 52, 00-001 Warszawa, Poland
Reservations here are a must, as is the beef tartare; it's chopped and mixed right in front of you. In fact, all the food is prepared right in front of you; the "food as theater" concept is alive and kicking here at U Kucharzy, in the converted...
Agrykola 1, 00-460 Warszawa, Poland
Located in an old, 18th century building, this cafe has a long tradition. It served its customers already as early as the 19th century. You may drop in here to have an ice cream or an iced coffee after exploring the rest of the Lazienki Park.
rynek Starego Miasta, 00-001 Warszawa, Poland
Where bagels come from- LOL- of course the eastern European Jews brought their traditional foods with them to the new country but the tradition lives on in the old country. This is in the main square in Old Town Warsaw... along with "bagel"...
Nowomiejska 15/17, 00-001 Warszawa, Poland
This part of the city's wall was built in the 16th century however during World War II, nearly the entire Barbican was completely destroyed. After the war it was decided to rebuild the walls surrounding the former Old Town, together with the...
al. Jana Pawła II 21, 00-854 Warszawa, Poland
Westin Warsaw is in a great location, situated 10 minutes from Central Station, 15 minutes from Old Town, and within a 5-minute walk to the Palace of Culture and Science. Heading east towards the Old Town, you pass Grzybowska street, which has a...
Krakowskie Przedmieście 42/44, 00-325 Warszawa, Poland
In the midst of modern revitalization it's lovely to have a hint of vintage and historic style. At the center of Warsaw, to stay at the Bristol Hotel, is the perfect combination of both. From the drapery, china, elevator and lavatory fixtures....
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