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Advices for travellers

1. The amount of tips in local cafes and restaurants estimates 10%, but leaving a smaller sum is also acceptable. 2. Students are advised to purchase a special ISIC card, which allows you to get discounted rates for various excursions. Typically, the cardholder can save up to 50% of cost. 3. During summer holidays many campuses work as hotels. They will be a real help for those who want to … Open

Travel guide to Krakow

Narrow passages and steep stairs will bring you to the bell tower, where visitors will see a huge Sigmund bell. Poles are very superstitious, and so they’ve come up with a myth concerning this place of interest. One is allowed to look at the bell as many times as he wishes. However, touching the bell can be done only once in a lifetime. When doing this, the hand you use to touch it has a crucial importance. If … Open

Traditions and mentality of Krakow

Local people are very sensitive to the customs of their ancestors. It’s hard to find such a large number of interesting traditions and national holidays in any other city in Poland. Every year in June locals celebrate the holiday called "procession of Lajkonik". A rider wearing Tatar national costume makes a solemn procession on the streets of the city. Local residents greet him with enthusiastic cheers, and … Open

Cuisine and top restaurants

Krakow offers to its guests numerous excellent restaurants, many of which have remained a favorite place for eating for townspeople and visitors for decades. Arka Noegro is considered the most romantic restaurant in the city. Here visitors are offered to try popular European dishes. On evenings Arka Noegro offers a special menu, and its hall often hosts music concerts. The restaurant named Balaton is a favorite place … Open

Attractions and active leisure

The city features a wide selection of entertainment options. This place will be liked by fans of sport, music lovers, and those, who simply cannot imagine rest without night entertainments and dancing. Cocon is the most prestigious night club of Krakow. It will surely please fans of contemporary music. Club Ermitaz waits for its guests every day. Fans of billiards are better to go to Klub Basart. Dance lovers will … Open

Cultural excursion through Krakow - things to see

The legendary Krakow Market Square remains the permanent symbol of the city. The square was founded back in medieval times. This is also the largest square in Europe. Market Square has a square shape and the length of its sides estimates 200 meters. On the square is located kostel sv. VojtÄ›cha, the construction of which took place in the end of the 11th century, as well as ruins of the old town hall, which was … Open

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