Kraków Travel Guide

Articles about Kraków

By Peter S. Green
A fireman with a brass trumpet has just blown the hourly call from the belfry that towers above the red-brick walls of the Basilica of the Virgin Mary in Kraków's main square, Rynek Glówny. The ornate pastel façades of the surrounding buildings fo...
By Nina Darnton
Twenty years ago my husband, John, and I, both journalists, moved to Warsaw with our two young daughters to cover Communist Poland. Two days after our arrival, we took a drive through Warsaw's beautiful Old Town, on the banks of the Vistula River,...
By Sarah Kantrowitz
The Venice Simplon-Orient-Express—a reconstruction of the train that inspired Agatha Christie's famous mystery—glides from Paris to Istanbul in six days and five nights, past bustling European cities and through the snowcapped Alps. Aboard the O-E...

Hotels in Kraków

Centuries-old Renaissance palace made for modern travelers, thanks to flat-screen TV’s, Wi-Fi, and a full-service gym that looks out onto the city’s medieval towers. 

Restaurants in Kraków