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City square, Krakow

Krakow

Start off by following the Royal Route; from Florianska Gate, south towards the main market square and then on to Wawel and the Royal Castle and cathedral and see if you can find the dragon....
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The Secret Garden Hostel

Local Tip Very quiet location, but very close to where the nightlife is.

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Vidok

Local Tip Dine with a spectacular view!

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Podgorze Parsely Market

Podgorze Parsely Market

20 Dec

The idea of this market is to revive agricultural products in the Malopolska region and to promote those who actively produce food products in an organic manner. It takes place over the course of consecutive Saturdays and is well-worth visiting if you are interested in eco-food and traditional methods of farming, not to mention the fact... more »

Live Nativity Scene

Live Nativity Scene

24 Dec - 26 Dec

Live Nativity Scene traditionally organized by Franciscan Fathers right opposite 'the pontifical window'. The lively event, very popular among locals, is accompanied by carol sing-along. Do come to see the local tradition and feel the spirit of Christmas in Krakow! more »

Podgorze Parsely Market

Podgorze Parsely Market

27 Dec

The idea of this market is to revive agricultural products in the Malopolska region and to promote those who actively produce food products in an organic manner. It takes place over the course of consecutive Saturdays and is well-worth visiting if you are interested in eco-food and traditional methods of farming, not to mention the fact... more »

11th Krakow New Year's Eve Run

11th Krakow New Year's Eve Run

31 Dec

An annual tradition of New Year's Eve Run in Krakow and two routes option and two competitions; first finish and best costume! The routes to choose from are 'Cheerful Ten' (10 km) and 'Dragon Five' (5 km). Both routes are through the Old Town and Wisla river banks! more »

Videos

Bottiglieria 1881

Bottiglieria 1881 is a small wine cellar in Kazimierz, the Jewish district of Krakow, which has been brought to life again after a long period of neglect. This historic cellar has been revived and has more »

Virtual Tours

Smak Ukrainski

On the oldest, and what many regard as the most beautiful, street in Krakow - Kanonicza Street, which lies at the foot of Wawel Castle - you'll find a pair of blue shutters and a heavy door that more »

Krakow Photos

Wawel Cathedral

Wawel Cathedral

Little Fiat

Little Fiat

Old Synagogue

Old Synagogue

Misty Krakow

Misty Krakow

Collegium Maius

Collegium Maius

Scholar

Scholar

St Mary's Church

St Mary's Church

Horsey

Horsey

Florianska Street

Florianska Street

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