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Discover Torun

Contrary to Warsaw, Gdańsk and some other Polish cities, Toruń suffered no damage during World War II, which is why it has retained its authentic character. The city has much to offer apart from the […]

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The Tatras

The Tatras are the highest part of the Carpathian mountain range, and for centuries they were Poland’s natural border in the south. Arriving in Poland by air, the granite peaks rear up out of the […]

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Wroclaw’s Old Town

Wroclaw’s Old Town is not only it’s historical centre but also today’s social and cultural centre. Here you will find, not only the city’s most splendid architecture but also its best shops, restaurants, bars, galleries […]

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The Sleeping Knight

Giewont is by far the the most distinctive of the Tatra peaks, and it has been revered by the Highlanders since time immemorial. It’s silhouette has long been likened to that of a Sleeping Knight, […]

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Chocholow Village

The village of Chocholow lies seventeen kilometres east of Zakopane, and it represents the most complete survival of an old gorale village. The majority of the houses here were built during the nineteenth century, and […]

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The Legends of Warsaw

The Warsaw Mermaid Once upon a time (which is when these things always take place) lived two mermaids in the Baltic Sea. These half-fish, half-women were beautiful sisters who had spent their whole existence in […]