Guliwer Hostel

Address: Kalwaryjska 42, Krakow, Southern Poland, 30-504, Poland | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Krakow

Old Town Krakow

A travel blog entry by annieallison on Jul 11, 2015

36 photos

... in 1477. WOW, this was beautiful and so colourful inside - really glad we snuck inside for a peak. I think they discourage tourists going inside but many were. There was a bride and groom way down yonder at the alter with the priest....nice to see.
Back to the tour....and we stood with the group looking up at the tower of the old town hall and Anja explained about the trumpeters/guards who come out every hour to play a melody for the townsfolk. ...

Second Hiccup

A travel blog entry by gail_hart on Jun 20, 2015

2 comments, 10 photos

... is dotted with synagogues, including the 15th century Old Synagogue.

During WW11 the Nazis relocated Jews to a walled ghetto in Podgorze, just south of Kazimierz and the Wisla (Vistula River). They were then exterminated in the nearby Plaszow Concentration Camp that was immortalised in the film Schindler's List.

Although we have found all of this very interesting we have also felt very sad about the atrocities that occurred ...

DAY 30: Thursday, 2 October

A travel blog entry by calogie on Oct 02, 2014

It's 5.47 am and pudd is getting stuck into me to get moving. That can only mean one thing. Today we go to Auschwitz. Must go. ... It's 6.42am. We've walked to the bus station which is right next to the train station and boarded our bus. We were the first in board and have the prize front seats with view. It's an hour 20 minutes to Auschwitz. It will be a long taxing day so I need to pace myself today. ... It's 4.24pm and we are on the bus returning to Krakow. ...

Dzień 11 - Kopalnie Soli, badanie i Polka

A travel blog entry by ourgreatescapes on Aug 23, 2014

11 photos

... Chapel. During the tour, we had a chance to visit 20 historic chambers, which were connected by 2 km of passages. Descent into the mine was by staircase (380 steps) to the 1st level (a depth of 64 metres), and our return to the surface was by lift, up the Danilowicz shaft from the 3rd level (a depth of 135 meters). The whole tour of the Salt Mine lasted about 2 hours.

We were partially delayed in getting in on our tour, as the richest man in ...

Communication in Krakow

A travel blog entry by ejm56 on May 23, 2014

1 comment, 8 photos

... to us in perfect Polish, so we were not much the wiser. But he seemed happy and encouraging, so we gave him some money and drove away. When your car is not working properly, you really value the importance of communication.
For our next treat of the day, we found a bright and colourful clothes shop where we spent a lovely time buying shoes and trousers and bags. The bright and colourful young lady selling us her wares was charming, funny and wise; again ...