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Polish beer
13 February 2013, Comments Off

Poland is Europe’s third largest beer producer. There are 70 breweries, most of which are called after the city in ...

wadowice
Wadowice
12 February 2013, Comments Off

Wadowice is the birthplace of Pope John Paul II. Born in 1920 as Karol Wojtyla, he lived here until 1938 when he moved t ...

kazimierz
Kazimierz Jewish District
11 February 2013, Comments Off

Kazimierz was in medieval times an independent town adjacent to Krakow. Now it is the most visited district of Krakow, f ...

nowa huta
Nowa Huta communist district in Krakow
8 February 2013, Comments Off

Nowa Huta is a district in north-east of Krakow designed and build by the communists. Its construction started in 1949. ...

auschwitz
Auschwitz- Birkenau
7 February 2013, Comments Off

In 1940, by Heinrich Himmler’s order, Germans established a complex of concentration camps in the suburbs of Oswie ...

conrad
Conrad Literary Festival
5 February 2013, Comments Off

Conrad Festival is one of annual festivalsĀ of international importanceĀ held in Krakow. Named after the great Polish-bo ...