Szczecin has gained much popularity as "green paradise" for tourists. The city is located in a part of Poland, which is most attractive for tourism. Every year this city is visited by more than 400 000 tourists. At least a half of them are foreigners. Close proximity to the border provides large number of tourists from Sweden, Denmark and, of course, from Germany. In order to attract "capricious" Western tourists, the city should definitely have numerous advantages.
The first advantage is a well-developed transport infrastructure. Besides this, the city has achieved the highest level of reception organization. The level of service here is comparable with best tourist centers of Europe.
Large number of attractions and beautiful nature provide guests of this city with amazing rest and the possibility of getting an unforgettable experience. Szczecin Ducal Castle has long become one of the main centers of the whole cultural life of Western Pomerania. Here are often arranged concerts, festivals and other events that are well-known in Europe. Many popular bands and artists often perform here. Maritime festival also gathers a lot of guests as at this time of the year the harbor blooms with sails.