The pharmacy was a meeting place for the ghetto’s intelligentsia and shelter for those facing deportation to Nazi German concentration camps. Last year the museum attracted 65,000 visitors, 59,000 of which were from abroad.
Polish President Andrzej Duda signed a law in Kraków on Monday establishing the Independence Centenary Medal, which will serve as a sign of gratitude and respect for people who have given outstanding service to the Polish state and society.
Dedicated to the latest in Polish and international art, as well as research and education, it is ideal for those looking to immerse themselves in culture. It also gives a welcome break from the usual tourist traps
Started in 1928, the race took place five times before WWII broke out. It resumed in 1947 and is now part of the UCI World Ranking and one of the most important races in Eastern Europe.
The festival seeks to support the “long tradition of singing beautiful poetry in Poland,” says organiser Michał Zabłocki.
Singer, song-writer and poetess. There were few female figures in Polish popular culture who had such an impact.
The recent boom in the real estate market has led to a shortage of land for development which, coupled with the increasing cost of construction plots, has sent apartment prices spiraling.
The Midrash Theatre says it combines 'the study of classical Jewish texts with their creative interpretation through theatre, music and art in a contemporary context.'
Check-in statistics from the Kraków Airport show that in the first half of this year, a record number of animals (551) traveled by plane along with their owners. According to airport authorities, passengers are increasingly taking their pets (dogs and cats) with them.
Since its founding, the Cracovia Danza Court Ballet has worked on the recreation of traditional court dances and ballets of different countries and periods, from the Middle Ages to modern times, including choreographies, costumes and music.