The famous Rynek Glowny of Krakow

The famous Rynek Glowny of Krakow

Krakow remained in a Rip Van Winkle dismal sleep during the 44 years of communism. When awakened to life in the early 1990s, a new movement has revived its essence, the Rynek Glowny of Krakow, the largest  and most authentic medieval square on the continent. All roads lead to it. Composed of Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque facades, despite of its origin from the year 1257, the center is dominated by Sukiennice, a yellow arch, the "webs room" built in the 14th century and updated during t... [ read more ]