Articles by Chris

Battle of Grunwald 600th anniversary

Battle of Grunwald 600th anniversary August 6, 2010 | Events, What's New | Read More
First, watch the trailers: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fRqcbZsKVII&feature=PlayList&p=03A94CA781EE727E&playnext=1[/youtube] Poland (Krakow as well) has started celebrations on the occasion of the 600th anniversary of win over Teutonic Knights on the fields of Grunwald. Over 2200...

Hilary Clinton visits Schindler’s Factory

Hilary Clinton visits Schindler’s Factory August 6, 2010 | What's New | Read More
American Secretary of State Hilary Clinton has recently paid a visit to the newly-opened Oskar Schindler’s Factory Museum on Lipowa Street 4. Greeted by local authorities and American Ambassador to Poland, Mr. Lee A. Feinstein, she had a short tour around the museum and then gave a speech to all...

Krakow’s Top 10 Hidden Gems

August 6, 2010 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Krakow as a city wrapped in countless legends does have plenty of hidden gems, off-the-beaten-path spots & places. Some of them marvellous, some charming, some a bit scary but all having this “something” which makes people want to see it (but usually people don’t know where to look...

Krakow’s Jewish Festival Report

Krakow’s Jewish Festival Report August 6, 2010 | Events, What's New | Read More
Between June and July Krakow was celebrating the 20th annual Jewish Festival. From praying in synagogues, to walking tours and even DJ concerts, the variety of events held under the umbrella of almost 2-week-long biggest such festival in this part of Europe, Krakow Jewish Festival attracted thousands...

Chopin’s year 2010

Chopin’s year 2010 August 6, 2010 | What's New | Read More
2010 is the year of celebrating Frederic Chopin’s 200th birthday. Krakow has prepared plenty of various public exhibitions, decorations & events all under the “Chopin in the city” project. First artistic project devoted to the great composer is Mr. Duda-Gracz’s paintings reproductions...

Summer in Krakow has begun!

June 21, 2010 | Events, What's New | Read More
Greetings from Krakow! I am proud to officially announce the summer beginning thus the tourist season is fully open. Great time to start bloggin’ as well. Here you will find up-to-date info right from the heart of Poland and upcoming events you should not miss, interesting local gossips & lots...