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TravelPod Member ReviewsHetman Hotel Warsaw
Excellent breakfast, complimentary water and tea/coffee in each room.
Very nice, well lit, bathroom with excellent water pressure.
Very helpful staff.
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After a relaxing morning in Gdansk, we loaded up Pinkie and headed to Warsaw. During the four hour, 360 km drive, we kept remarking to each other how extremely pleasant the countryside is, with its dense forests, fertile, black-soiled fields and quaint little villages. Although we were unsure what to expect from Poland, neither of us thought it would be as nice as this.
We had paid $11 in tolls on our drive from Krakow to Gdansk, so this time (thanks to ...
... However learned soooo much! Although I had grown up with stories from war time in Warsaw and have seen Hollywood movies, nothing prepared me for what I saw today. I will always remember the pictures and faces of the fighters and civilians who supported them especially the young ones.
Finally, emotionally drained, we decided that even though we are tough Aussies, we would not walk back in the snow but would catch a taxi back to hotel; I know pretty slack but c'est la ...
... from my parents and the history of how the city was badly devastated by the war. Warsaw was completely destroyed during the war and then rebuilt – this was what I wanted to see.
Although I arrived in Warsaw this time knowing a little of the history of the city and Poland, I quickly realized that I didn’t have a full appreciation of what really happened during the war. My visit to Warsaw was to be a very emotional one as I learned ...
... was too short and we saw only a quarter of what was there. But it was enough to make me need to know more.
This is a city of such resilience. So much of the history of Poland is about its being ruled by others, and yet they keep coming back. There is a quirky mix of old and new here. There is a lot of youth and a lot of energy, and so much that has happened here so recently.
Tomorrow, we will travel on to Krakow....