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    Postcards From Krakow

    Below are some snapshots of our trip to Krakow. It was the first time either of us had been to Poland and it didn’t disappoint. It’s as cold as it looks and far busier than the pictures would suggest. Although there is a dark vibe throughout the city, some kind of sadness I just can’t put my finger on. Perhaps it’s down to the weather, or the close proximity to Auschwitz, or just the lack of tinsel and sparkle at a time when the whole of Scotland is covered in glitter, but there was no festive spirit in this city. We planned this trip to celebrate our anniversary. We’ve been…

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    5 Things To Do In Krakow, Poland

    Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. If you click on the links and make a purchase, I will receive a small amount of commission.  Welcome to the first of my Summer of Travel posts! I wanted to start with the city that inspired my first ever blog. It’s been a while since I last went to Krakow, Poland. I wanted to write another blog about this gorgeous, atmospheric city passing on my top tips for things to do there. Visit Wawel Castle I love castles, so this gorgeous, fairy tale castle was top of my list of things to do while there. It did not disappoint! It was built for…