Krakow

The Wawel Castle Grounds high above Krakow

Wawel Castle Grounds

Krakow The Wawel Castle Grounds high above Krakow Those who visit Krakow are magically drawn towards it: The Wawel Hill and the castle grounds. It is here where the history of Krakow becomes tangible for those who come with some time. The history of the Wawel It is the centre of power for the region…

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Pure relaxation on a walk along the river Vistula

Vistula

KrakowPure relaxation on a walk along the river Vistula We enjoyed some truly relaxing walks along the Vistula, the sun in our faces, and just unwound. The river Vistula The Vistula, in Polish the Wisla, is the longest river in Poland. It is 1047 km long and it runs through Slovakia, Belarus, Ukraine and Poland.…

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Krakow, City of Dragons – the legend is alive

dragon in Krakow

KrakowKrakow, City of Dragons – the legend is alive Once upon a time… many stories start with these famous words, the stories about dragons in Krakow do, too. Even today, dragons are very much present in Krakow and receive a great deal of honour every year. The legend of the dragon in Krakow There are…

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Free walking tour in Krakow – a food tour

Food Tour Krakow

KrakowFree walking tour in Krakow – a food tour As we prepared our trip we came across a video about a so-called food tour. We took this as inspiration to further google food tours in Krakow. “Free Walking Tours Krakow” offers a Food Tour Krakow – not free. Participation costs 50 Zloty (12 Euros). Bigger…

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A lovely flat near the Vistula

flat in krakow

We searched for our perfect apartment on AirBnB prior to our stay in Krakow. And we found a really lovely place. I walked to the apartment from the train station. It was a 2 km walk and it took me about 30 minutes to get there. The way was reasonably easy to find and the…

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