Wroclaw

  • Drinking tap water in Wroclaw

    by mbogda

    Summer 2022 will be remembered in the west of Poland as the time when the river Odra was polluted with an unknown substance. But does it have any influence on tap water in Wroclaw? Is tap water in Wroclaw drinkable?

  • The programme of the Wroclaw Christmas Market in 2022 hasn’t been announced yet, but we already know some details. Wroclaw Christmas Market 2022 will start on the 18th of November and last until the end of December, with a two-day break on the 24-25th of December. Compared to other Christmas Markets in Poland, this one stands out as one of the most extensive, covering a large part of Wroclaw Old Town.

  • 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.