Zalipie, the village with painted cottages

Zalipie, the village with painted cottages

Homeowners around the world are painting, decorating their homes, but there is hardly a village as beautifully painted as the Polish Zalipie. In the southern part of Poland, at east from Krakow lies this fairy tale village with 20 cottages painted with flowers and folk motifs. In the secluded village the painting of houses is a tradition for centuries. The local women paint their houses, but not with only one color, but very varied floral motifs. And not only the inner wall of the house, ... [ read more ]

Tourist guide to Poland

Tourist guide to Poland

Poland is situated in the center of the old continent and in the past few years has become a very popular tourist destination. We present a brief tourist guide to Poland for anybody who want to know some general things before visiting it. The beauty of this country can be seen in the old cities, nature reserves and national parks that can be found in the whole country. Poland has low lands in the north and high lands in the south. In the south you will find the Tatras and the Carpathians,... [ read more ]

Top castles in Poland

Top castles in Poland

Poland has over than 100 castles. We would like to enlist the top castles in Poland and to present the Malbork Castle. The most remarkable castles were built by the Teutonic Knights and are located in the northeast of the country. Malbork is the largest medieval castle in Europe that has lasted until today. You should also visit the castles from Lidzbark Warmiński and Kwidzyn built by the same Teutonic Knights. The most important castles are the Wawel castle in Krakow and the Royal Castl... [ read more ]

Top 5 architectural tourist attractions in Wroclaw

Top 5 architectural tourist attractions in Wroclaw

Wroclaw can be considered a lucky city as it survived the bombing of the Second World War and the old city center was gradually rebuilt to its original splendor. Alike other major historical towns of Poland, almost every monumental building of the city was rebuilt. Today everything is amazing is Wroclaw, the island of Ostrów Tumski, the Baroque Leopold Hall of the pantheon, and a long list of architectural and artistic wonders. We would like to present you the top 5 architectural tour... [ read more ]

The population of tiny dwarfs in Wroclaw

The population of tiny dwarfs in Wroclaw

Wroclaw in one of those Polish cities that you absolutely have to visit. It is the historical capital of Silesia, an important cultural and scientific center. It is a beloved destination for tourists and business travelers. Wroclaw has many tourist attractions, but today we would like to present the population of tiny dwarfs in Wroclaw. The dwarfs took Wroclaw since 2003, when the Mayor of Wrocław opened an extra room in the Jas house: the Dwarf Museum, which has a miniature sign boar... [ read more ]

Wroclaw as the city of bridges

Wroclaw as the city of bridges

Wroclaw is located in Poland, on both sides of the middle Oder. The city has five rivers: the Oder and four small rivers that flows into the Oder: Bystrzyca, Oława, Ślęza i Widawa. It is the historical capital of Silesia, the fourth largest city in Poland and one of the oldest ones. With its 12 islands and hundreds of bridges it is also called “Lower Silesian Venice” or the “city of bridges”. Before the second World War the town had 303 bridges, but today has 112 main bridges a... [ read more ]

The Royal Castle of Lublin

The Royal Castle of Lublin

Lublin is the biggest city in eastern Poland, the capital of the Lublin voivodship and the ninth largest city in the coutry. Although attracts fewer visitors than Krakow or Warsaw, Lublin is a charming city with many architectural buildings and beautiful tourist attractions. If you consider visiting Poland, we recomand you this marvelous city. We would like to present you one of the most beautiful tourist attractions of the city: the Royal Castle of Lublin.     ... [ read more ]

Top Tourist Attractions in the City of Lodz

Top Tourist Attractions in the City of Lodz

Lodz is one of the most interesting cities in Poland. It is one of the largest cities in the country and it can be a perfect place for any visitor. It has huge green areas, as large parks and forests, being the most green town in the country. It is the city of culture and fun and it’s a perfect place for shopping. You can visit the city at any time of the year to take part of festivals and events. Today we would like to present you the top tourist attractions in the city of Lodz. ... [ read more ]

Events and Festivals in the City of Lodz

Events and Festivals in the City of Lodz

Lodz is one of the biggest towns in Poland and is a versatile city with beautiful parks, historical buildings, shopping places, many restaurants and cafes. The city is at the same time the greenest city in Poland and the place of culture and fun. You can visit the town at any time of the year; you will surely catch a festival or event in the city of Lodz. Apart from this, it might be helpful to know what types of events are being held during the year, so you can easily choose when you ... [ read more ]

Lodz as the City of Culture and Fun

Lodz as the City of Culture and Fun

The city of Lodz in located in central Poland, at a distance of 135 km to the south-west from the capital city of Poland, Warsaw. The once thriving industrial city has now become the third largest city in Poland, with an area of 293 km2. We would like to present you Lodz as the city of culture and fun. It is a perfectly suitable place for shopping and the city is also the citadel of culture and art. Many museums, shopping centers, parks and other activities are waiting for us, regardless ... [ read more ]