Category Archives: Poland

Webinar to mark 40th anniversary of Warsaw’s Old Town’s UNESCO listing; Polish Press Agency

International experts will mark the 40th anniversary of adding the Historic Centre of Warsaw to the UNESCO’s World Heritage List during an online seminar to be held on October 21.

Source: Webinar to mark 40th anniversary of Warsaw’s Old Town’s UNESCO listing

Europe Travel: The 15 Coronavirus-Safest Christmas Trips According To European Best Destinations; Cecilia Rodriguez; Forbes

Europe Travel for Christmas: An official list of beautiful European cities that will put on the best and safest Christmas markets for 2020.

Source: Europe Travel: The 15 Coronavirus-Safest Christmas Trips According To European Best Destinations

Visiting Malbork Castle, Poland – the Largest Castle in the World; Kami

Malbork Castle in Poland is the largest castle in the world and the UNESCO gem. Click to learn all about visiting Malbork Castle.

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Zamosc, Poland – a perfect Renaissance town and the UNESCO gem; Kami; My Wanderlust

Zamosc, Poland was designed as a perfect Renaissance town. Here you will find all about visiting Zamosc, a real UNESCO gem.

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Israeli’s Auschwitz switch causes stir; Murray Greit; China Daily

It is exceedingly rare for Poland’s top-tier professional hockey league to receive any mention in North American media, let alone just as the NHL’s Stanley Cup playoffs are heating up.

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From Krakow to Wieliczka Salt Mines: 3 Best Ways to Get There; Diana Bocco; PlanetWare

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Wondering Where to Stay in Warsaw? (Try These in 2020); Ana Pereira; The Broke Backpacker

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Dazzling 13th century Wieliczka Salt Mine to reopen – and here’s a peek at what you’ve been missing!; Anne Chatham; The First News

Poland’s spectacular salt mine is reopening is doors to visitors this weekend, after closing temporarily due to the coronavirus.

Source: Dazzling 13th century Wieliczka Salt Mine to reopen – and here’s a peek at what you’ve been missing!

A salt mine in Poland contains a chapel and chandeliers made of salt; Claire Toureille; Daily Mail

The Wieliczka Salt Mine, near Krakow, was built during the 13th century and is entirely carved in salt. It contains 2,000 rooms, a breath-taking chapel, function chandeliers and a lake.

Source: A salt mine in Poland contains a chapel and chandeliers made of salt

There’s A Salt Mine In Poland With Underground Lakes, Chapels, And Chandeliers Made Of Salt And It Looks Unreal; Liucija Adomaite & Mantas Kačerauskas; Bored Panda

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Inside an ancient Polish salt mine that has underground lakes, fully carved chapels, and chandeliers made of salt; Mia Jankowicz; Business Insider

Salt has been dug in Poland’s Wieliczka mine for 700 years. The UNESCO world heritage site boasts chapels, salt carvings, and underground lakes.

Source: Inside an ancient Polish salt mine that has underground lakes, fully carved chapels, and chandeliers made of salt

This European Old Town is Fake—but Full of Secrets; Anthony Paletta; Daily Beast

Facing down hungry socialist city planners, the Communist government of Poland based its rebuilding of Nazi-destroyed Warsaw Old Town on a painting by the nephew of a great artist.

Source: This European Old Town is Fake—but Full of Secrets

Edinburgh’s ten sisters: Why these remarkable cities are twinned with the capital; Indigo Stafford; Edinburgh Live

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12 Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Poland; Diana Bocco; PlanetWare

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A historically significant port city with a pretty old town – an expert guide to Gdansk; John Wilmott; Telegraph

Discover the best things to see and do in Gdansk, Poland with Telegraph’s expert cruise port guide, including the best places to visit and where to eat and drink.

Source: A historically significant port city with a pretty old town – an expert guide to Gdansk

10 must-do excursions when cruising to Scandinavia and Russia; Lavanya Sunkara; USA Today

On a Viking voyage on the Baltic Sea, discover vibrant European capital cities, learn the history of Vikings, venture onward to Russia’s cultural capital and end the journey with Scandinavia’s natural wonders along the North Sea.

Source: 10 must-do excursions when cruising to Scandinavia and Russia

15 wonderfully well-preserved medieval places in Europe; MSN

From Nordlingen in Germany to Óbidos in Portugal, here are some of the well-preserved medieval places to visit in Europe.

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10 of the best city neighbourhoods in Europe: readers’ tips; Guardian

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Parks with city views, great-value restaurants and lesser-known museums rewarded our tipsters who wandered out of touristy city centres from Dublin to Budapest…

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23 Top Things to Do in Krakow, Inc. 8 That are Free!; Stephanie Parker; Big World Small Pockets

One of Stephanie Parker’s top recommendations for a European city break, here’s 23 top things to do in Krakow – Poland’s best city – including 8 that are free!

Source: 23 Top Things to Do in Krakow, Inc. 8 That are Free!

Krakow, Poland – from medieval pomp to Cold War austerity, there’s a wealth of heritage to digest; Scott MacNab; Scotsman

Source: Krakow, Poland – from medieval pomp to Cold War austerity, there’s a wealth of heritage to digest

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