The Palace of Culture and Science in Warsaw

The Palace of Culture and Science in Warsaw

Warsaw is no longer a cold city without cultural activities as it was under communism. Today the Polish capital has undergone a visible transformation process: the downtown was restored and the old buildings have been replaced by skyscrapers blocks. Warsaw is an amazing city, full of contrasts and will not leave you indifferent. Palaces, churches, buildings with a unique architecture dominate the markets, parks and gardens of Warsaw. The tallest building of Poland and the eighth among the... [ read more ]

The Church of Saint Alexander and the Nozyk Synagogue in Warsaw

The Church of Saint Alexander and the Nozyk Synagogue in Warsaw

The Roman Catholic Church of Saint Alexander is built on the Three Crosses Square. This place of worship was constructed by people as a sign of gratitude to Tsar Alexander I of Russia to grant the Constitution of the Kingdom of Poland. Built between the years 1898-1902, the Nozyk Synagogue is the only place of worship for the Jews on the left bank of the Vistula River which survived the Second World War. The name " Nozyk " comes from the founder of the synagogue, Zalman Nozyk, a famous me... [ read more ]

5 things you should know about the geography of Poland

5 things you should know about the geography of Poland

Poland is a country with more and more visitors, but many people know very little about it. Poland has an area of ​​312,685 square kilometers and is located in Central Europe with direct access to the Baltic Sea. It has borders with Germany to the west, the Czech Republic and Slovakia to the south, Ukraine and Belarus to the east and Lithuania, the Baltic Sea and Russia to the north. Below we present you 5  things you should know about the geography of Poland including the topography... [ read more ]

10 things you need to know before visiting Poland

10 things you need to know before visiting Poland

A stay in Poland include an extremely wide range of activities that can satisfy even the most demanding and varied tastes: horse riding, paragliding, kayaking, sailing, skiing, fishing, kiking, biking, spa hunting. Parks with spectacular scenery, with mountains, rivers and some rare species of animals are waiting for you during a holiday in Poland. Poland is a NATO member since 1999 and a European Union member since 2004. Before you travel to Poland it is good to have some basic informati... [ read more ]

Tourist guide to the Masurian Lakes

Tourist guide to the Masurian Lakes

A cruise on Masurian Lakes is a good idea both for those accustomed to such trips and both for those who are for the first time the guests of a boat. We present you a tourist guide to the Masurian Lakes, more exactly some useful information for a boat trip on the lake. You might think that this might not be the best idea, but please read our arguments before you decide. First of all, the scenery is amazing. Wherever you go, the scenery alternates from natural forests where you can stop fo... [ read more ]

How to plan a vacation to Poland

How to plan a vacation to Poland

Although Poland is a less known tourist destination, the country can boast of spectacular scenery and architectural treasures that are worth of being visited. From castles and palaces to parks and ancient towns, Poland is a perfect holiday destination for the lovers of nature and history. Poland is a country that offers an unforgettable time for every tourist because of all sorts of interesting activities. If you plan to spend your holiday there, follow the steps below and you'll know how... [ 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 ]

The most important tourist attractions in Poland

The most important tourist attractions in Poland

Poland has managed over the centuries to remain an independent country without any problems. Its visitors will discover a land characterized by culture, breathtaking landscapes and places full of history. Whether you want to explore the vibrant cities or the empty and mysterious forests you have plenty of choices. We already presented many tourist destinations, but today we would like to briefly present some of the most important tourist attractions in Poland. The Wawel Castle ... [ read more ]

Top 10 tourist destinations in Poland

Top 10 tourist destinations in Poland

Located in central Europe, Poland has found its purpose as a holiday destination. The beauty of Poland can be admired in the old cities and also in the wild scenery of the national parks and nature reserves. There are many beautiful places in the country, but today we would like to present you a list of the top 10 tourist destinations in Poland. Obviously, this is a list based on a personal opinion, but we tried to gather different types of famous tourist attractions.   ... [ read more ]