An instant guide to cafes in Wroclaw

Cafes have always been especially popular with thinkers and artists to give and receive inspiration, often shaping the politics and culture of their country. Wroclaw has always had a very lively cafe culture, even during the Socialist regime’s attempts to eradicate it. Below are [...]

Arriving in Wroclaw

By air So far if you have flown to Poland, you have probably landed either at Okecie Airport (Warsaw Frederic Chopin Airport) or at Krakow-Balice Airport (John Paul II International Airport) which are considered to be the busiest and the most modern airports in the country. Nowadays the situation has changed dramatically. [...]

Best luxury hotels in Wroclaw

You'll find some of the best luxury hotels in Wroclaw below. Discover luxury hotel accommodation, spa hotels, golf  and award-winning hotels, where every hotel has its own distinct character and local flavour. Our fine selection of exclusive 3, 4 & 5 star hotels for weekend breaks, midweek [...]

Business Opportunities in Special Economic Zones

In order to boost economic development of some regions of Poland, Special Economic Zones were established within the country. Currently, there are fourteen Special Economic Zones, three of which are situated in the Lower Silesian voivodship, i.e. the Legnica Special Economic Zone, the Kamienna Gora Special Economic Zone for Small Business and [...]

Business Opportunities in the Wroclaw Agglomeration

Thanks to its strategic location, well-educated and open-to-foreign investment inhabitants, rich cultural life and its authorities open to the prospective investors’ needs, Wroclaw is an attractive site for launching and developing investments. Not only Wroclaw, but the whole Wroclaw agglomeration, consisting of ten communities, offers favourable conditions for setting a business [...]

Copernicus Airport Wroclaw

Wroclaw’s airport named after Copernicus – the world-famous astronomer – is situated about 12 km southeast of the city centre. It is really a small airport as it has only one runway, one domestic and one international airport terminal but the good thing is a tourist will not get lost here. [...]

Culture Centres of Wroclaw

Theatres Wroclaw abounds in theatres and has rich theatrical traditions. It is here in Wroclaw that Jerzy Grotowski, the great reformer of the world theatre, worked with his 13 Row Laboratory Theatre in the 1960s. The city also regularly holds theatrical events. Thus, there are a lot of both institutional and [...]

Education Opportunities in Wroclaw

Wroclaw as an old educational centre situated in the heart of Europe offers studies to international students from all over the world. Being part of the uniform European Area of Higher Education since Poland’s entry into the European Union, the universities of Wroclaw cooperate with other institutions of higher learning across [...]

Facts about Poland

Poland, situated in the very heart of Europe, at the crossroads of both ancient trade and present-day transportation routes from East to West, is 1000 years old and many of its towns and cities date back to its early days. They shelter a rich architectural and artistic heritage that has survived [...]

Getting around Wroclaw

For tourists sightseeing the Old Town and its environs it is advisable to walk as major monuments are situated within a walking distance. As for the attractions situated further from the centre, it is advisable to use public transport. It is quite well organized though at times using it might be [...]

Order Taxi service in Wroclaw

Unlike some European cities where taxis are notorious for taking advantage of tourists, the marked taxis in Wroclaw are well regulated, honest, affordable and reliable. But beware of unmarked private taxis near the railway station and certain hotels, which are unreliable and overcharge. The private taxis are in the minority in Wroclaw and [...]

Parking zones and hiring a car in Wroclaw

Parking zonesThere are restricted parking zones in Wroclaw. If you park without a valid ticket or parking permit, you’ll face a fine of PLN 47. Parking permits (as well as tickets) can be purchased at the office of the Street and Transport Authority (ul. Dluga 49, building C). Parking tickets are [...]

Residential Market in Wroclaw

For a few years Wroclaw has been one of the most active Polish cities as far as the total number of units constructed by developers and cooperatives is concerned. The year 2001 was exceptional. It is then that Wroclaw ranked second to Warsaw only in relation to the amount of housing [...]

Selected Restaurants of Wroclaw

Wroclaw, the jewel of Lower Silesia, enchants visitors with the beauty of its historical and cultural heritage. What you need after an arduous sight-seeing sessionin this wonderful city, is a fine restaurant, where you can fuel your body, refresh yourself and enjoy the delicious cuisine. Wroclaw’s restaurants will not disappoint even [...]

Shopping in Wroclaw

The capital of Lower Silesia is a perfect shopping venue, dotted with a wealth of shops ranging from glamorous shopping malls and cosy boutigues to good quality specialist shops and galleries. Wroclaw’s shops offer lower prices than in Western European cities and they are mostly located [...]

Spa Hotels in Wroclaw

The term Spa is the abbreviation of the Latin “Sanitas per aqua”, which means “health through water”. Spa traditionally refers to a health-resort known for the beneficial influence of its waters and microclimate. Nowadays, even if you cannot go to the mountain or seaside resorts, you can [...]

The Wroclaw Story and Factfile

Wroclaw – the capital of Lower Silesia - is one of the oldest cities of Poland. Its turbulent history is embedded in the city walls and buildings. Thus, the city abounds in historic sights erected in various epochs and in different architectural styles.   The cradle of Wroclaw is Cathedral Island (Ostrow [...]

Wroclaw - the City of the Nobel Prize Winners

Wroclaw boasts as many as 10 Nobel Prize winners with their lives interwoven in Wroclaw and its environs.   Here they are:   Theodor Mommsen – a prominent German scholar, historian and jurist who received the Nobel Prize in Literature for his ‘’Roman History’’ (1902). He obtained a professorship in Roman [...]

Wroclaw Nightlife and Night Clubs

You’ve spent the day wandering about museums, taking photographs of historical monuments and have sampled some of Wroclaw’s cuisine, so what do you do when the sun is set and night has settled? There are plenty of opportunities to explore the nightlife that can be found throughout the city.For stag [...]

Wroclaw Technology Park

Wroclaw Technology Park is meant to create conditions for better utilisation of the scientific and industrial potential of the city of Wroc³aw and of the region. Wroclaw Technology Park has been designed for advanced technology-based enterprises, laboratories and scientific as well as research and development centres. The undeveloped real estate and DINT [...]

Wroclaw weather, climate and average temperature

Poland's climate is influenced by a continental climate from the east and a maritime climate from the west. As the result the weather is changeable, with significant differences from day to day. Winter one year can be almost without snow, whereas another year heavy snows can paralyse transport for days. Summer [...]

Euro 2012 in Wroclaw

Wroclaw will be one of the Euro 2012 Polish host cities. The city is trying to do its best to be ready for this large football event. The preparations are full steam ahead. By 2012 Wroclaw is going to build or renovate over 30 km of city roads, mainly those in [...]
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