• Things to do in Czestochowa

    by mbogda

    Czestochowa is a very popular pilgrim place in Poland. Each year, in August, thousands of pilgrims from the whole of Poland walk towards Czestochowa to gather there on the 15th of August. But except for being the Polish Santiago de Compostela, has Czestochowa anything to offer? Check our article on things to do in Czestochowa.

  • There are two airports that might be considered Warsaw Airports: Chopin Airport in Warsaw (WAW), and Warsaw Modlin Airport. In this article, we will give you information on how to get from Warsaw Modlin Airport to Warsaw City centre.

  • There are two main means of public transport in Wroclaw: buses and trams. The system of public transport in Wroclaw is supplemented by Polinka – cableway going between Technical University of Wroclaw and Geocentrum, and Koleje Dolnośląskie trains.

  • The Owl Mountains are located about 75 km south of Wrocław. It is a popular destination for day trips or longer hikes. The highest peak of this range, the Great Owl is 1 015 meters high. Although the mountains are very picturesque, they seem to be more known for the mysterious Project Riese that was set up in this area.

  • Ksiaz Castle near Walbrzych is the largest castle in the Silesia region and the third-largest castle in Poland after Malbork and Krakow. It is also one of the most popular places around Wroclaw. This place in a unique way connects the medieval ages with contemporary times.

  • Wroclaw Nicolaus Copernicus Airport (Port Lotniczy Wroclaw im. Mikołaja Kopernika) is located about 10 km west of the city centre. Unfortunately, there is no train station close to the airport, so you need to rely on buses and taxis.

  • Krakow has only one airport  – Balice John Paul the Second Airport. It is located about 10 kilometres west of the city centre and is very well-connected by public transport. You can get from Krakow Airport to city centre in 20 minutes by train for about 2 EUR! Other Krakow airport to city centre transportation options are more expensive and less convenient.

  • The Christmas Market in Krakow in 2021 will start on November 26 and will last until December 26. The novelty of this year’s edition will be the partial extension of the Fair from December 27 to January 2, 2022. The extended part will be located on the Main Market Square from the side of St. Wojciech Church.

  • New Year’s Eve in Krakow always took place at the Krakow main square – Rynek Glowny. The celebration usually consisted of concerts and laser shows, but last year due to the coronavirus, it was different. Because of restrictions introduced, there was no event in the city, and we couldn’t even leave home due to curfew.

  • Despite another wave of Coronavirus, Christmas Market in Lodz will begin on the 26th of November and last for the whole month – until the 26th of December. It’ll take place at Piotrkowska Street and Schiller Passage. Manufaktura Centre organises its own Christmas Fair in Lodz, that’ll start on the 3rd of December and last until the 23rd of December.