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Insight Guides Step-By-Step Krakow

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Step by Step Krakow is a travel guide containing a selection of self-guided walks around one of Europe’s up-and-coming destinations, encompassing all of the city’s must-see sights. Fascinating Walks and Tours present 16 walks of varying lengths to experience the city and beyond; from the medieval sights of Main Market Square and compelling history of Podgorze, the Jewish Ghetto, to excursions to Auschwitz and Wieliczka Salt Mine. Clear and detailed maps plot the tours, and a pull-out map, with all of the walks ...

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Overview

Step by Step Krakow is a travel guide containing a selection of self-guided walks around one of Europe’s up-and-coming destinations, encompassing all of the city’s must-see sights. Fascinating Walks and Tours present 16 walks of varying lengths to experience the city and beyond; from the medieval sights of Main Market Square and compelling history of Podgorze, the Jewish Ghetto, to excursions to Auschwitz and Wieliczka Salt Mine. Clear and detailed maps plot the tours, and a pull-out map, with all of the walks clearly marked, can be used with or without the guide. Overview chapters introduce the city and explore the food and drink, shopping and entertainment on offer. A Directory of practical information is provided to help with planning a trip and selected hotel and restaurant listings are included. Full-color photographs throughout and a fresh, modern design help to illustrate the vibrancy of Krakow and give a flavor of Polish life today.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781780050799
  • Publisher: Apa Publications UK, Ltd.
  • Publication date: 8/1/2012
  • Series: Insight Guides Step by Step Series
  • Edition description: Second Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 128
  • Sales rank: 689,269
  • Product dimensions: 4.90 (w) x 8.80 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

Renata Rubnikowicz is an experienced travel writer, specializing in Eastern European destinations and Poland in particular. She has also contributed to many broadsheet newspapers, such as the holiday page of the Times Educational Supplement.

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Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION
About this Book
Recommended Tours

OVERVIEW
City Introduction
Food and Drink
Entertainment
Shopping
History: Key Dates

WALKS AND TOURS
1. Main Market Square
2. Skirting the Royal Route
3. Wawel
4. Kazimierz
5. National Museum
6. Historic Colleges and Imposing Churches
7. Two Historic Thoroughfares
8. Matejko Square
9. Churches of Eastern Krakow
10. Museums and Galleries
11. Green Krakow
12. Podgorze: the Jewish Ghetto
13. Nowa Huta
14. Zakopane
15. Auschwitz
16. Wieliczka Salt Mine

DIRECTORY
A-Z
Accommodation
Restaurants
 

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