Krakow

Krakow is situated in the south of Poland, on the banks of the Vistula River. It is one of the largest and oldest cities in Poland and is the capital of Malopolska.

Wawel The Kanonicza street, close to Wavel.


view of Krakow centreView on the city from the Zygmunt Bell Tower in Wavel Cathedral.


view from the parkBuilding close to the park.


Barbican of KrakowView on the Barbican of Krakow and the street.


memory of Pope John Paul IIFrom this window over the entrance gate Pope John Paul II talked to the thousands of people waiting to see him and to receive his blessing.


Krakow centreThe streets in Krakow.


statue of headStatue on the main market square, next to the Belfry.


Grunwald MonumentThe Grunwald Monument, close to the Barbican.


house where John Paul II livedHouse in Konanicza street where Pope John Paul II lived from 1951-1963, now an Archdiocese Museum.


Angels Underneath the WindowAngels Underneath the Window, a statue representing the 7 sacraments.


bookshopView of a bookshop.
Jurgen Huibers
Jurgen Huibers

We are a family of 5 from Belgium. We love travelling and discovering new places in Europe. I hope we can inspire you for your holiday in Europe. Have a look at our destinations so far and feel free to ask any additional info of the places we visited.

10 comments:

Anonymous said...

nice blog you got!

I like the pictures.

GMG said...

Hi Juka! Lovely pictures of Krakow! And furthermore you did catch some great sunny days...
Now, I bet you won’t discover where Blogtrotter has landed, until you get there to see… ;) Enjoy, comment and have a great week!

Ann said...

Wonderful photos! I want to visit Eastern Europe sometime, including Poland and Bulgaria. In October went to Turkey for three days and loved it. I have posted some photos on my blog

Spot said...

beautiful city!

libertyfunpass said...

Cool photos.

I really like the second pic (view of the city).

Gypsy at Heart said...

Simply lovely city and what great photographs you have taken.

eunice said...

Krakow is so beautiful! I only went to Prague.. How do you compare the beauty of the two cities?

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Lia said...

had no idea krakow was so pretty! i'll have to add that to the LONG list of places i want to visit ...

GMG said...

Hi Juka! Just dropped by to wish you a great holiday season! Merry Christmas!
Blogtrotter is starting its new adventure in India. Enjoy and have a great time!