Ski Resorts in Krakow

Ski Resorts in Krakow

Depending on how much time you are willing to do the transfers, Krakow has really many ski resorts to offer. Other than weather conditions, the traffic conditions such as off-peak times, you can pick from Lysa Gor or Rabki which is just within an hour from the Krakow airport. Lysa has two kilometers of downhill skiing. This place is great for snowboard breaks or short holidays since it is just two hours drive away and get on any of the three individual pistes as quickly as you can. There are... [ read more ]

On Powdery Snowy Poland

On Powdery Snowy Poland

The town in Jelenia Gora County in the south-west part of Poland has a well-known ski-resort called Szklarska Poreba. Mainly you can do mountain hiking, skiing, and cycling. In the valley of the Kamienna, this is really a budget alternative to the Alps. It has both Alpine and Nordic skiing facilities. Szklarska Poreba is just between Jizera Mountains and the Karkonosze Mountains. It is 1900 feet above the sea level. The maximum vertical is 652 metres and the highest lift is 1362 metres high.... [ read more ]

Masurian Lake

Masurian Lake

In the northeastern lakes of Poland is the region of Masuria with two thousand lakes. It has been included a the New7Wonders of Nature. Other than the forests, this place is great for people who enjoys outdoor activites such as kayaking. Also for those who likes swimming as well as sailing. The ?niardwy being the largest lake of twenty-three meters depth is a must see. Totally there are eight islands. Amongst which are the resort towns namely Pisz, Gi?ycko and Miko?ajki, Ryn, W?gorzewo and I?a... [ read more ]

Rivers of Poland

Rivers of Poland

The two longest rivers in Poland are the Vistula followed by the Oder River. They both empty into the Baltic Sea. The Vistula is more than 1000 kilometers in length, while the Oder River is 854km and out of which 742 lies in Poland itself. The other worth to see third longest river in Poland is the Warta. It is rather a tributary  located in western-central of Poland is the third longest river. The Bydgoszsz Canal cannects it to the Vistula river. This canal built at the order of the King ... [ read more ]

Top Things to Do in SZCZECIN

Top Things to Do in SZCZECIN

One of the top attraction in Szczecin is the Waly Chrobrego Promenade. In German, it is called 'Hakenterrasse'. It offers the great views on Oder river and the port. Do visit the Maritime Museum, Muzeum Morskie in the center of Waly as it houses some historical artifacts of the city and  big collection of African and maritime artifacts. It is a scenic and historic walking area as well as for hanging out. It is only 1.7 miles from the city center. On the upper terrace, there is also a reminder... [ read more ]

Autumn to Do in Zakopane

Autumn to Do in Zakopane

If it is in the autumn time, you are recommended to spend your time in the regional highland inns. You can find them quite easily in the centre of Zakopane. It is even better to have a live highland band playing while you dine. Try their local food such as their regional appetizers like the oscypek, smoked sheep's cheese with hot cranberries (it is called moskol). In addition, the potato cake served with garlic butter is delicious too. Some drinks that are popular on a cool autumn evening is t... [ read more ]