Category Archive: General Krakow Blog Posts

Major Krakow Landmarks

There are several big landmarks and big sight seeing attractions in Krakow, including: Wawel Castle Krakow’s castle is a 5-10 min walk away from the main square. It is big, and definitely worth checking out. St. Mary’s Basilica Church This is in the main square, you can’t miss it. It is a very big church […]

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How To Get Cheap Internet On Your Mobile Cell Phone In Krakow

If you are staying in Krakow or Poland for more than a few days then you should think about getting a sim card while over here. T Mobile offer 1gb of internet for 10 Zlotty (around £2, or $4 or $5). You also have to buy the sim card (5 Zlotty). It beats spending £2.50 […]

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Prices Of Things In Krakow

Prices of things vary a lot in Krakow but if you are from the US, Western Europe or UK you will find the prices very reasonable. An average meal will be around 20 Zlotty, and a drink around 5-10 Zlotty. It is very common to go for a full meal in a great restaurant, each […]

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A Guide To All The Krakow Universities

There are quite a lot of universities and colleges in Krakow – and many students (both domestic and local). Here is a list and basic information about all the major unis in Krakow. Jagiellonian University AGH University of Science and Technology Cracow University of Technology Cracow University of Economics Academy of Music in Kraków Pedagogical […]

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Emergency! Doctors and Dentists in Krakow

If there is an emergency you can call the emergency services on 112 in Krakow. Only use it in an emergency though. 112 will get you through to a general emergency line. Use the following numbers to get direct to the service you need: Police: 997 Fire Service 998 Ambulance Service 999 There are several […]

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Krakow Girls – Prettiest in Europe?

I’ll let the photos talk for themselves. We didn’t want to go and shoot photos of random girls in the street, so we searched on a stock image site for “Polish Women”.  I think you can agree that Polish girls are hot. Also from our search a lot were doing their make up or cleaning. […]

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Top 4 Things Wikitravel’s Krakow Page Gets Wrong!

Here at Guide To Krakow we love Wikitravel. It gives a great service for all those travelers wanting to know the best tips for their holidays and vacations. But there are (as of June 2014) some big omissions from the Wikitravel Krakow page. Krakow’s Population Is Much Bigger! There are not 1.4 million residents in […]

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Check Out These Top Live Krakow Webcams

The beauty of the internet means we can watch webcams from anywhere in the world. And Krakow has some great ones. Just make sure to watch while the sun is up… right now our screenshots are all from nighttime… Grodzka Street in Krakow This is a 3-4 minute walk from Market Square.  View the cam […]

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Flights to Krakow – Your Options: What airports you can fly to

There are two main airports to think about when flying to Krakow: Krakow Airport The proper name for Krakow Airport is “John Paul II International Airport Kraków”. This is what everyone refers to when talking about Krakow airport, and what taxi drivers will take you to if you ask to be taken to Krakow Airport. […]

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