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All roads in Krakow lead to Rynek Główny, the largest medieval market square in Europe. In the city's heyday, this central point would have been full of merchants and traders who would bring and take away all manner of goods in their...
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Wawel 5, 31-001 Kraków, Poland
Even though the country's monarchy has long been consigned to the history books, Wawel Hill remains the spiritual heart of Poland. The 14th-century castle still stands in Krakow, now as home to one of Poland's most prominent art collections. The...
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Sienna 12, 31-041 Kraków, Poland
A five-minute walk from the main market square and you’re at Kogel Mogel, a cozy, velvet-curtained spot for traditional Polish cuisine. On the cheeky menu, printed to look like a Communist newspaper, watch out for the pierogies and the house...
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This is a great coffee shop just off Main Square in Kraków Poland
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The walls of Dawno Temu Na Kazimierzu ("Once Upon a Time in Kazimierz") are lined with accordions, mannequins, and miscellany in a nod to Kazimierz, the historic Jewish quarter where it stands. Absolutely everyone, the elderly women included, will...
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During the communist era, milk bars could be found in every Polish city. These were canteen-style restaurants where workers could come and eat decent, inexpensive portions of simple food in a no-nonsense setting. Despite their popularity in the...
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pl. Wszystkich Świętych 5, 31-004 Kraków, Poland
The interior of this church is stunning, the exact opposite of what you’d be led to believe if you simply glanced at the simple brick exterior. The interior features art nouveau inspired designs of flowers, geometric shapes, and interesting floral...
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Świętego Wawrzyńca 12, 31-060 Kraków, Poland
Night owls convene at Stara Zajezdnia, a former tram terminus, to dance to sets from live DJs. A good word to know here: piwo. It means “beer,” and this spot brews its own. 
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With it’s cozy interior, retro inspired furniture, shelves full of books and even it’s own small stylized blue car – I have to say that Satori Cafe-Bistro must surely be the coolest cafe in all of Krakow. And this means a lot coming from a...
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plac Na Groblach, Kraków, Poland
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Miodowa 25, 31-055 Kraków, Poland
Traditional polish dining with a refined touch, the meal and service at Sasiedzi were EXCEPTIONAL! Our server, Robert was exuberant, thoughtful and efficient. Traditional polish white sausage soup, borscht and pierogis were culinary highlights -...
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While Krakow never saw fierce fighting during the Second World War, the Nazis committed some of their worst atrocities in the city and its suburbs. The concentration camp at Plaszow in the southern part of the city is a memorial site to those who...
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Miodowa 16, Kraków, Poland
A 30-minute walk from the Old Town is the bohemian district of Kazimierz. Once one of the most important centers of Jewish culture in Poland, and indeed in the whole of Europe, few of the city's Jewish people survived the horrors of the Holocaust....
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Nowogrodzka 22, 00-001 Warszawa, Poland
This cozy pub in the center of Warsaw has comfy banquettes and a wide selection of beers on tap, with an emphasis on those from craft breweries. The bar also offers mixed drinks and wine in addition to a generous early evening happy hour.
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Łazienki Królewskie, al. Ujazdowskie, 00-001 Warszawa, Poland
Chopin concerts are a summer tradition at Royal Lazienki Park in Warsaw. Great pianists have performed beneath the Polish composer's monument every year since 1953 (Christina Biørkøe is featured in the photo). The performances run from May through...
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During the last decade, Krakow's market square has been heavily excavated to create what is now one of the city's most intriguing museums. The subterranean Rynek Underground museum takes you directly under the square to explore Krakow's history as...
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Szeroka 24, 31-053 Kraków, Poland
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Dajwór 18, 31-052 Kraków, Poland
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plac Mariacki 5, 31-042 Kraków, Poland
St. Mary's Basilica is Krakow's most iconic church, occupying a prominent spot in the northeast corner of the main square. The main structure dates back to the 14th century and its two towers are distinctly asymmetrical, with one doubling up as...
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Więźniów Oświęcimia 20, 32-603 Oświęcim, Poland
About 30 miles west of Krakow is the sleepy town of Oswiecim, better known around the world by its German name of Auschwitz and for the infamous concentration camp that bore that name. It was here and in the neighboring site of Birkenau that...
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As a city with almost 1000 years of history, it will come as no surprise that Krakow has more than its share of legends. One of the most enduring is that of the dragon Smok who lives in the caves below Wawel Hill. The story goes that the dragon...
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It's only a short bus or train ride from Krakow to Wieliczka, the site of one of Poland's most remarkable attractions. The salt mine in Wieliczka produced commercial salt for over 700 years and for much of that time curious visitors (from Nicolaus...
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Basztowa, 30-547 Kraków, Poland
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Krakow was home to a thriving Jewish community in the early 20th century. Although the vast majority of the Jewish population was murdered in the Holocaust, the Jewish heritage of the city lives on. The Jewish Community Center in Kazimierz holds...
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In Krakow (Poland), where all the Jewish population is below a half a thousand people, being Jewish feels like living on a desert Island, and it is a great challange to build reform/progressive Jewish community here... but nevertheless here we...
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Szczepańska 5, 31-009 Kraków, Poland
Krakow’s medieval skyline is best viewed from the top—at the roof-level Sky Bar of Hotel Stary, which also happens to be a solid choice for accommodations. For your first beer of the night, order any type of Zywiec, Poland’s...
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If you're in search of an authentic Polish night out, look no further than one of Krakow's many vodka bars. Vodka shots are typically very cheap, served with fruit juice chasers for those who prefer not to drink their spirits neat. Food consists...
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Estery 5, 31-056 Kraków, Poland
Krakow loves its music. Shows at Alchemia are generally more mellow—jazz and folk are staples—but you are in Europe; check the lineup if you’re allergic to techno. The bar doesn’t close until 4 a.m., so feel free to linger...
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Bonerowska 14, 33-332 Kraków, Poland
Perogies are Poland's national dish. Made with unleavened dough and stuffed with endless fillings, they satisfy a variety of cravings. The most popular stuffing involves cabbage and sauerkraut, mushrooms, cheese and potato. Established in the 13th...