Public transport in Warsaw - Metro entrance

Public transport in Warsaw

Public transport in Warsaw has a variety of means of transport to use. This includes buses, trams, metro and local trains. Thus, public transport in Warsaw enables you to get to any place in the city.

Getting from Poznan Airport to city centre

Getting from Poznan airport to city centre

Poznan Airport (Lawica Airport) is located about 7 kilometres west of Poznan city centre. This is the only airport near Poznan, and although it’s not the biggest airport in Poland, it has been serving more and more passengers every year.  It is conveniently connected with the old town by public transport, but you need to change from bus to tram on the way.

Old-time bus serving as touristic line in Poznan

Public transport in Poznan

Public transport in Poznan relies mainly on trams and buses, with trams being the primary means of transport, and buses having the supplementary role. This often means that you need to change from bus to tram at some stage of your trip.

Map of SuperPKS buses in Poland

Buses in Poland

Travelling by buses in Poland is not as comfortable and fast as travelling by trains, but is significantly cheaper. In some regions we are still waiting for highways to be built, which will increase the overall bus speed and make it more competitive compared to trains.

Pendolino high-speed train in Poland

Trains in Poland

After years of investments in railroad infrastructure, we can finally say that travelling by trains in Poland is worth its money. Trains are much faster, comfortable and safe than they used to be, and unless there are some unexpected accidents, they usually arrive on time

Gdansk Christmas Fair - Stalls

Christmas Market in Gdansk

Although not as known as its counterpart in Berlin, Christmas Fair in Gdansk is getting more and more popular in recent years. It’s smaller and less crowded than Dominikanski Fair that takes place during summer, but still attracts citizens and tourists to the city centre. This year Christmas Fair starts on 1st of December and lasts for over three weeks. Contrary to Dominikanski Fair, which is spread all over the Main and Old Town, Christmas Fair is mainly concentrated around Targ Weglowy and Wyzynna Gate.

Public transport in Wroclaw - Polinka cableway

Public transport in Wroclaw

There are two main means of public transport in Wroclaw: buses and trams. The system of public transport in Wroclaw is supplemented by Polinka – cableway going between Technical University of Wroclaw and Geocentrum, and Koleje Dolnośląskie trains.

Gdansk Tourist card

Gdansk Tourist Card

What is in Gdansk Tourist Card in 2020? Like most tourist destinations in Europe, Gdansk has developed a tourist card with the intention to ease the sightseeing in the city. You may consider buying...

where-to-run-in-gdansk

Where to run in Gdansk?

Are you staying in Gdansk and don’t want to take a break from running? You want to stay active, even when you are on holiday, don’t you? Well, we can recommend some perfect places where to run in Gdansk.

Bar Familijny - Gdansk

Places to eat in Gdansk

As every large European city, Gdansk has a wide variety of food to offer. If you have a lot of money to spend, there are plenty of high-end restaurants to be visited. If you are on a tight budget, still you can find places with lots of dishes to choose from. So, if you are wondering where to eat in Gdansk, below you will find the answer.

hitchhiking from gdansk

Hitchhiking from Gdansk

Hitchhiking from Gdansk to another Polish city shouldn’t be difficult. In Poland hitchhiking works pretty well and fast. It’s a popular form of travelling among young people. Lately highways were built so it’s not so simple like 10 years ago but still, comparing to other European countries, it is easy to hitchhike from Gdansk.

Gdansk-brzezno-pier

When to visit Gdansk?

You are planning your trip and wondering when to visit Gdansk? Well, unfortunately not every month is good to visit Gdansk. Let’s check when to visit Gdansk to take advantages from the weather and enjoy your stay.

Auschwitz camp entrance gate

Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp museum

Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp is a sad witness of what happened in Poland during the Second World War. On the outskirts of the Polish city Oswiecim, Nazis set up a complex of concentration camps that...

Sopot - lighthouse

Sopot – more than party town

Sopot has been known recently mainly as a nightlife centre. Connecting Gdansk and Gdynia and being home to two large university departments, this is the place where young people from the whole Tricity gather to party. But as you’ll read, Sopot has more to offer than just party places and Music Festival in Forest Opera. It also has an interesting history and architecture.

winter in gdansk

Winter in Gdansk

Winter in Gdansk also can be really charming. If there’s a snow and the temperature is below zero Baltic coast looks like the North Pole and you can enjoy winter sports like ice-skating and skiing. During Christmas time you can visit Dluga street and Oliwa Park which are beautifully decoreted and illuminated with lights.

currency exchange in gdansk

Currency Exchange in Gdansk

There are many currency exchange in Gdansk, especially in the city centre, so changing money is easy. However, there are places where changing money may make your stay in Gdansk more expensive. Check which places you should avoid and which currency is the best to change.

Cheap supermarkets

Cheap supermarkets

We have to start with the fact that Poland is one of the cheapest countries in Europe, especially compared  to West and North Europe. Anyway, it’s always good to know where to buy cheap food so let’s see what cheap  supermarkets you can find in Gdansk and generally in Poland.