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    • Any restaurant open on Subdat in Krakow and do we need reservations

      Krakow Apr 13, 2014 at 11:53 AM

      Any restraunts open this Saturday and Subday and are reservations beeded

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      Siedlce Apr 15, 2014 at 7:00 PM

      I will be in Siedlce in September or October. Is the weather significantly different? What should I expect for the weather?

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      Krakow Apr 15, 2014 at 5:20 AM

      I read about a lake next to Krakow city, which is ideal for swimming, spend some time on a short walk and be lazy half the day. But I canĀ“t remember the name!
      We will visit Krakow in June and would be also very thankful for hints what to do/see/visit with a young child (2 years)!

    • Krakow to Gliny Wielkie or Warsaw to Gliny Wielkie?

      Gliny Wielkie Yesterday

      I have been trying to figure out whether to fly into Krakow or Warsaw, with the end destination being Gliny Wielkie. From Krakow or Warsaw I would have a choice of renting a car or getting on a train or bus. Which is the most economical route for time and for $?

    • Restaurants in Jewish quarter

      Krakow Apr 20, 2014 at 1:29 AM

      Can anybody recommend any traditional not too touristy restaurants in the Jewish section of Krakow (where we are staying). How much should we expect to pay for a meal. and what is the cost of a normal bottle of wine.

    • local Medical insurance for entering Belarus

      Warsaw Apr 16, 2014 at 5:01 PM

      I am US citizen, going to Belarus via Warsaw. Where can I buy that special "local Belorussian medical insurance" to enter Belarus? Can I buy it at the Airport? Thank you!

    • Travel in Pomerania

      Poland Apr 6, 2014 at 7:23 AM

      I will be travelling throughout Pomerania this August-September. I want to travel by car throughout the countryside. I do not want to go from hotel to hotel. Would it be easier with a car to have Gdansk as a home base or a smaller city somewhat close Gdansk? And what smaller city around there is nice to stay in? Any help would be appreciated.

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      Wroclaw Mar 27, 2014 at 9:03 PM

      Hi, I am going to be in Wroclaw during Consitution Day. What happens that day that would be of interest to a tourist?


    • Restaurants

      Krakow Apr 13, 2014 at 5:12 PM

      Does anyone know if any restaurants will be open the 18th, 19th and 20th in Krakow Poland. We didn't relize it was a German holiday.

    • Places to see in Szczecin

      Szczecin Apr 3, 2014 at 9:20 AM

      Which is the best place to go in Szczecin after 6pm?

    • Apple Store

      Poland Mar 28, 2014 at 12:24 AM

      Is there an official Apple store in Warsaw or Krakow? If so, what is its address? Thanks.

    • Auschwitz Tours

      Krakow Apr 20, 2014 at 1:26 AM

      How much should a tour of Auschwitz which includes an English speaking guide. we are looking for a tour company that will pick you up at your hotel and not a central point. What time does the tour bus normally start, as we are not very early rises. Any information on this subject will be appreciated.

    • Fun activities

      Lodz Apr 16, 2014 at 7:50 AM

      Hi, I work for a British television company and we are looking for an activity to do in Lodz for 14 people to do that will be fun and entertaining as we will be filming it for English television.

      Does anyone have an idea? I'm thinking something quirky and not a typical tourist activity such as a museum!

      Thank you in advance for any suggestions!

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      train travel from Warsaw to Krakow

      Warsaw Apr 14, 2014 at 7:52 PM

      Hi Everyone,

      I am planning to take to the train from Warsaw to Krakow on September 14, 2014. I am wondering if there is such a train for that day. If so, how long is the train ride? I am meeting a friend in Krakow, who is coming in from the U.K., so I do need to be in Krakow on September 14. So would it be advisable to purchase the train ticket the day before the train journey or should I purchase the train ticket on-line before I leave the U.S.?

      Thank you


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      Czestochowa Sep 19, 2013 at 12:21 AM

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      Katowice Jul 25, 2010 at 5:57 AM


      I've read a lot of information about people travelling away from Katowice but not travelling to. I would assume it would be the same but in reverse though am not having much luck!

      I have a flight leaving on a Saturday morning at 10:55am.

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      Katowice Sep 26, 2009 at 9:58 PM

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      Czestochowa Sep 26, 2009 at 2:09 PM

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      Hi all! I'll be arriving in Katowice on a Ryanair flight at 8pm on the 16th September.

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      Can one climb to the top of the tower in the Jasna Gora Monastery?

      Czestochowa Jun 22, 2009 at 3:19 PM

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