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Kraków is a relatively small city and therefore easily discovered, allowing minimal use of maps and public transit. There are four main areas of interest to the first-time visitor. The Old Town The Old Town is one of the largest (and most concentrated) collections of historical buildings anywhere in the world. Occupying the very center of the city, this district is separated from the rest of the city by a belt of parkland. This green area (now popular with cyclists and walkers) was once where the defensive walls and a moat were located. Traditionally this was where the best and most fancy shops were located, …
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Sheraton Krakow Hotel

Sheraton Krakow Hotel is ideally located on the bank of Wisla River near famous Wawel Castle with stunning views to both. It is just 10-minute walk to the Market Square at the Old Town of ...

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Wawel Royal Castle

Conveniently situated in the city center on the Wawel Hill, the royal home guarantees an invaluable lesson in Polish history. This was the seat of power from the 11th century until 1609 when the capital ...

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Ariel

A Kazimierz classic, Ariel won the battle over the right to use the name with Alef , which also used to be called Ariel, right next door. Here is a fine example of Kazimierz architecture and style, perhaps ...