Poland Take A Break Holidays
Poland Vacation Bungalows Apartments holiday parks, available last minute, in the best spots in Poland.
A choice of four 348 properties in Warsaw
Accommodation A choice of four 444 properties in Krakow.
Accommodation A choice of four 155 properties in Wroclaw.
Top 5 Attractions Krakow – Travel Guide.
Take a tour of Top 5 Travel Attractions of Krakow, part of the World’s Greatest Attractions series by GeoBeats.
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#5: Wawel Royal Castle – Amongst Europe’s most beautiful royal complexes, monarchs started calling it home all the way back in the 11th century.
#4: St. Mary’s Basilica – A remarkable brick church in the middle of the city. Built in the 14th century, it has a world famous wooden altar.
#3: Auschwitz – Located 30 miles from Krakow, you can visit the Auschwitz concentration camp and learn about its history.
#2: Salt mines – Closed to Krakow, mining has occurred here for 900 years, a unique UNESCO World Heritage site.
#1: Market Square – the city’s central meeting point. Sit back and enjoy, a great place to soak in magnificent Krakow.
- Kraków emerged from WWII virtually unscathed. As a result, today the city is Poland’s leading tourist attraction, with plenty of top notch sights.
The north of Poland, stretching to the Baltic Sea, consists almost entirely of lowlands, while the Carpathian Mountains (including the Tatra range) form the southern border. The Masuria region forms the largest and most-visited lake district in Poland.
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Poland.
The DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Poland is your indispensable guide to this beautiful part of the world. The fully updated guide includes unique cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of the must-see sites, plus street-by-street maps of all the fascinating cities and towns.
The new-look guide is also packed with photographs and illustrations leading you straight to the best attractions on offer.
The uniquely visual DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: This guide will help you to discover everything region-by-region; from local festivals and markets to day trips around the countryside. Detailed listings will guide you to the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets, whilst detailed practical information will help you to get around, whether by train, bus or car. Plus, DK’s excellent insider tips and essential local information will help you explore every corner of Poland effortlessly.
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: showing you what others only tell you.
The Polish state is over 1 000 years old. In the 16th century Poland was one of the most powerful countries in Europe. With victory at the Battle of Vienna in 1683, King Jan III Sobieski of Poland was able to break the Ottoman siege of Vienna and end the threat of a possible occupation of western Europe
Poland is rich in natural mineral resources, including iron, zinc, copper and rock salt. The Wieliczka salt mine, constructed in the 13th century, contains an entire town below ground with a sanatorium, theatre, church and café! Everything from stairs to chandeliers is made from salt.
Poland’s current constitution dates from 1997. The President is elected by popular vote for a five-year term. The 460 members of the lower house of parliament (the Sejm) and the 100 members of the senate, are directly elected by a system of proportional representation to serve four-year terms.
Traditional dishes include beetroot soup, cabbage rolls (cabbage leaves stuffed with meat and rice) and pierogi (dumplings stuffed with cabbage and mushrooms, for example).
Famous Poles include the astronomer Copernicus, the composer Chopin, the scientist Maria Curie-Sklodowska, film-makers Roman Polanski and Krzysztof Kieslowski, and the late Pope, John-Paul II.
Did you know ‘Accommodation‘ is one of the most misspelt words in the English language? Here are some variations:
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Also Bed Breakfast Bed and Breakfast B&B BB or BnB details for your next vacation local information guide. B and B is an English traditional holiday idea, often hard to find in some parts of the world.
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