Travel guides can be obtained not only in hotels, but also in numerous information outlets that are marked as «Informacja Turystyczna». You can find such outlets in every district of the city. These IT offices can also be used to order tickets to various cultural events.
The period from June to October is considered the best time for rest in Gdansk. During this time of year the city is always visited by many travelers. During the holiday season there is always a notable shortage of hotel rooms, so tourists who want to relax in comfort need to think about booking hotel rooms in advance. In summer tourists can stay not only in numerous hotels and campuses, but also in individual apartments, which can be rented from private parties.
Small bistros and street cafes are usually very popular among tourists. You will find them right at every step. As a rule, they always offer a rich selection of fresh pastries, salads, meat and fish dishes. The most expensive dish in such dining facilities rarely costs more than 7 euros.
Fans of shopping are recommended to visit the city in the beginning of August. This is the time when Gdansk hosts the famous St. Dominic Fair. The fair lasts three weeks and is accompanied not only with numerous sales, but also with interesting cultural events.
Bus remains the most popular form of public transport. You can easily reach any area of the city by using a tram. A ticket for one ride will cost you approximately 1 euro. In order to save, tourists can also purchase special ticket passes.