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... br> We cross over from old Krakow to the Jewish District of Kazimierz, if Old Town is a labrynth, this district is a rabbit warren. Numerous old synagogues, shops, cafes, bars are all crammed into a very tight area. Right in the middle is a small market square where you can haggle for all kinds of touristy items.
Near Kazimierz is the renovated Schindler's factory. This is the famous site where Arthur Schindler, a German Catholic ...
... our waitress was so helpful telling us what were the best dishes were to try. We had a variety of different flavoured dumplings to start with and then Hungarian pancakes. On the menu it said that the pancakes were xx large and that the meal couldn't be any bigger so we decided to share. The pancakes were made out of potato- like a potato cake and it had a a traditional pork and vegetables stew on it. Just like our meals in czech republic, it didn't win points for presentation but ...
... would set off violent storm. From bits of information we got later on, it seemed as if it was group of supporters of one of the local soccer teams who were due to play a derby later that day. The explosions turned out to be stun grenades.
We watched the commotion from a distance (quite entertaining!) before starting our bike tour.
The tour was amazing! It took just over 4 hours, but it was time well spent. Our guide did a great job of showing us the ...
... where we firstly did a tour of the castle. Sorry, no photos allowed there but what a shame, it was just magnificent and would have been lovely to show pics. After that we visited the church inside the castle which was magnificent.
Extremely hot weather here right now, and in between each tour Kim and I usually try to sit down and have a thirst quenching drink. Kim is trying all the local beers and I have take ...
... the war) was that Krakow still has the majority of its historic and again UNESCO Heritage Listed buildings intact and in original form. Unlike Warsaw where you could clearly see the new from the old restoration, here everything matched and worked. The main hub of activity was in the main square, which, apart from the new shop signage and the products within the stores, had not changed a bit.
The main square is actually called Rynek Glowny ...
Other places to stay in Krakow
Zwierzyniec, Krakow | 1 star hotel
- Eine positive Erfahrung
- Akzeptables Budgethotel
- A positive experience.
Stare Podórze, Krakow | 4 star hotelfrom $91
- Stupendo soggiorno al qubus hotel
- Excellent Hotel, Highly Recommended !
- Excellent location in an excellent city
Ma?e B?onia, Krakow | 4 star hotelfrom $57
Grzegórzki, Krakow | 3 star hotelfrom $51
- Good 3* hotel
- Good value hotel
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Nowy ?wiat, Krakow | 5 star hotelfrom $147
- Superb. Absolutely wonderful, perfect hotel
- Lobely staff, immaculate hotel, great communication connections
- Very comfortable, great location
Pradnik Bialy Pólnoc, Krakow | 3 star hotelfrom $64
Zwierzyniec, Krakow | 4 star hotelfrom $93
- Spacious bedroom
- Good 4* hotel
Nowy ?wiat, Krakow | 5 star hotelfrom $112
- Great hotel, nice staff
- When can we go back?
- Like the Jetsons!
Kleparz, Krakow | 4 star hotelfrom $103
- Outstanding Hotel
- Great Hotel
- ¡Muy agradable!
Stare Miasto, Krakow | 3 star hotelfrom $44
- Good central hotel
- Great base
Stare Miasto, Krakow | 4 star hotelfrom $123
- Excellent choice
- Great location and helpful staff
- Great Hotel and location
Pradnik Bialy, Krakow | 4 star hotelfrom $72
Pradnik Bialy, Krakow | 3 star hotelfrom $37
Debniki, Krakow | 4 star hotelfrom $81
Stare Miasto, Krakow | 2 star hotelfrom $67
- Top hotel for City Break
- Excellent Budget Hotel
- Cracking in Krakow
Zwierzyniec, Krakow | 2 star hotelfrom $58
- Great Hotel - Definitely Recommend
- Couldn't fault it, even if we wanted to!
- Standard Ibis hotel, convenient location
Bronowice, Krakow | 5 star hotelfrom $84
Pradnik Bialy, Krakow | 3 star hotelfrom $32
Kleparz, Krakow | 3 star hotelfrom $64
- Stay here!
- Übernachten Sie hier!
- Scrupously clean
Debniki, Krakow | 2 star hotelfrom $35
Nowy ?wiat, Krakow | 4 star hotelfrom $129
Wesola Zachód, Krakow | 3 star hotelfrom $77
- Excellent value for money
- Adequate, Great Location, but Noisy
- Not bad location but the hotel's just OK
Pr?dnik Czerwony, Krakow | 3 star hotelfrom $54
Pradnik Bialy, Krakow | 4 star hotelfrom $64
Pradnik Bialy, Krakow | 3 star hotelfrom $43
Debniki, Krakow | 4 star hotelfrom $56