"Belvedere" means a residence or palace with a beautiful or extensive view and this is certainly true of this ... More
"Belvedere" means a residence or palace with a beautiful or extensive view and this is certainly true of this 18th-century royal residence. Situated at the top of a high Vistula scarp, it has a wonderful view of the surrounding park. Redesigned in the 1920s for the Governor of Warsaw it has since belonged to the state. Its most recent famous occupant was Lech Walêsa, who stayed here from 1989 to 1994 as Poland's first freely elected president in 50 years. Now it is a museum dedicated to Józej Pilsudski, the much-respected political leader during the inter-war years.
This beautiful green domed church was the home of the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament who were brought to Poland
from France by Queen Maria Kazimiera Sobieska in 1687. The church was designed by Tylman van Gameren and is ...
Warsaw Technical University was established in 1825 by Stanislaus Augustus as the Polytechnic School. Today it is one of the
two most prestigious universities in Warsaw, with a very high academic reputation and fierce competition to secure a place. ...
If you were to visit only one restaurant in Warsaw, this one would be an excellent choice. Tropical plants, flowers
in bloom, high ceilings and walls of glass all contribute to make the interior stunning and unforgettable. This restaurant ...