When in 2012 there was almost nothing in Poland except Fashion Week, they decided to organize one of the largest fair events in Poland with the presentation of the collection of Polish designers. Wrocław Fashion Meeting.
After 6 years, they can boast of organizing 7 spectacular events with Wrocław Fashion Meeting fashion shows. During which 210 shows took place, more than 1000 brands took part in the fairs organized by them.
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Are you in Wroclaw for a while and you do you want to use your time properly? Weekly boarder recommend you 5 best places to visit in Wroclaw where you can eat like Polish, drink like Polish and have a great time like Polish!
Wroclaw’s dwarfs – Let’s go hunting!
The city of Wroclaw is full of dwarfs (Polish: krasnale, krasnoludki). They appeared in the streets in 2005. Since then, their numbers have been continually growing, today we can find out 165 different gnoms in the city center. For the hunters are offered special brochures with a map and also you can download a mobile application for your Android or iPhone. As of 2015, there are over 350 dwarfs spread all over the city. That is a huge dwarf colony!
Many of them are just in front of coffee shops, restarants and pubs so you can drink or eat some delicious goodies on your hunting trip.
The Dwarfs Festival takes place in Wroclaw every year in September.
Pasibus – Hungry at 3 a.m. or 1 p.m.? No worries, we can handle that!
You never ate burger like this before! I promise. Fresh, tasty, crunchy home-made and so young fast-food chain that sells tremendous beef burgers in the heart of Wroclaw. Beautiful interiors, nice service and that smell inside. Mmmm. You can approximately choose of the 23 burgers made from beef, chicken or cheese and for the hipsters they offer vegan-burger as well. Surely you should add to the order their home-made Pasifrytki or cheeseballs! For the digital maniacs is offered special mobile application for your Android or iPhone nonetheless you have feel the emotions inside the shop. 5 best places to visit in Wroclaw is also hear because they have 5 restaurants!
P.S. They have special offer called “Burger of the Month”! Check this out!
No words needed. Go, eat, never leave.
Where to find: Świdnicka 11, Wrocław
Opening hours: 11:00 – 03:00
Rynek Glówny – Market square you can’t miss out!
Visiting historical city? You always imagine the main square, right? In the hearth of the old town, medieval market square in Wrocław called Rynek Glówny is the right place where to go on one day trip. If you looking for everything, literally everything go for a walk through this. Let’s make short checklist:
– Polish cuisine
– Cheap alcohol
– Photo place
– Fast food
– Amazing girls
– Point of interests
You can find out all what you need! Day’n’night!
Summary. If you travel to Poland and you want to see at least meaning what it means “Being Polish” follow my advice and follow the check list.
Where to find: szukaj Rynek!
Setka – Eat and drink like Polish!
Love it! If I mentioned Rynek, it is my duty to recommend you Setka. West European lifestyle. Typical local two in one. Bar and restaurant under one roof. Epic! So, I will little bit explain you how it is going inside. Walk through the entrance on the corner of street and order some awesome typical polish meal. Eat it! Excellent. As like always someone from your company says something like: “Hey, get some booze!”. Naprawdę nie jest problem. Truly. This beautiful bar offer long list of Polishness. “Glo glo glo”. And then take something to eat and repeat. And repeat.
So, you have an instructions, go for it. If you wasn’t be in Setka, you wasn’t be in Wroclaw! Remember.
Where to find: Leszczyńskiego 4, 53-110
University of Wroclaw – See the rich history of more than three centuries!
From 5 best places to visit in Wroclaw Uniwersytet Wrocławski is the best. That lo-o-o-ong building near the river. In the daily light it’s a majestic block next to the Odra river. In the shine of the moon it’s that most lighting building what you see blurred on your ride with the Uber back home. Kididng. Currently one of the largest university in the Lower Silesian Voivodeship which produced 9 Nobel Prize winners. And that architecture of campus! Amazing. Get a wine a enjoy the view.
Where to find: plac Uniwersytecki 1, 50-137
Wroclaw is the gorgeous city with the amazing people. No excuses to miss that.
Wroclaw – the administrative capital of the Lower Silesian Region, has sat on the banks of the River Oder for more than a thousand of years. This beautiful and interesting city in 2016 became The European Capital of Culture.
Wroclaw was designated by the European Union for a period of one calendar year. It organized a lot of cultural events. Wroclaw has magnificent manor houses and university. A lot of them received the Nobel Prize.
Best place for tourists
The Old Town is the focal point of city life. The Centennial Hall was constructed out of reinforced concrete and it is a groundbreaking masterpiece in the history of world architecture.
An amazing attraction is the Raclawice Panorama. It is monumental cycloramic painting showing the 1794 battle between Poles and Russians.
Amazing place for everyone
Wroclaw the European Capital of Culture 2016 created open and friendly spaces with culture and art for everyone. The city proved that civilization can’t develop without culture.
2016 was the year of the culture – it was telling the story about past, present and future.
What Wroclaw the European Capital of City 2016 accomplished:
Citizens co-created culture and they had benefit from its variety without limits.
They had easier access to both cultural and educational programmes.
The city developed with culture and through culture.
Wroclaw organizations and partners from around Poland worked closer and developed cooperation in the area of culture.
Wroclaw and the region was more recognizable within Poland and across Europe. More and more people started to talk about Wroclaw.
Citizens were more aware of the cultural heritage of Lower Silesia, and prouder of it.
The number of tourists visiting Wroclaw was double.
The private sector was more involved in supporting cultural initiatives.
Make sure you find something to see and hear here. So if you are a music and art lover and plan to come to Wroclaw, book tickets in advance and visit this fantastic places! This is my list of 3 best cultural places in Wroclaw.
Location is great – easy walk from historic centre and pedestrianised so strolling up to it is fine.
National Music Forum. First in 3 best cultural places in Wroclaw
NMF is one one of the most modern concert halls in Europe. It has six floors and three underground levels.
There are a recording studio, conference rooms, a library, rehearsal rooms, cafes and bookstores. The building is distinguished by thin horizontal lines of glass windows. In 4 concert halls can accommodate more than 2500 people.
NMF held 9 international festivals: Musica Polonica Nova, Jazztopad, Wratislavia Cantans etc.
plac Wolności 1, 50-071 Wrocław
Wroclaw Opera. Second in 3 best cultural places in Wroclaw
Nowdays the Wroclaw Opera House is considered one of the best in Poland. Every year it becomes a venue for the Polish Opera Festival.
Going to the opera is a highlight in Poland so you can see it in the dresses and the suits of the visitors.
Świdnicka 35, 50-066 Wrocław
National Museum. Third in 3 best cultural places in Wroclaw
The National Museum in Wroclaw is one of the largest museums in Wrocław. The museum is not far from the city centre, and can be easily reached on foot. By the way, when you book your entrance to the Panorama, the same ticket entitles you to visit a couple of other museums, one of which is this one.
The permanent exposition is located on several floors and divided into various historical epochs. First is the “Silesian Art of the 12th to the 16th Century” showing the most valuable works of Gothic art.
Second part is “Silesian art from the 16th to the 19th century”: sculpture, painting from the Renaissance to romanticism. Third is “Polish Art of the 17th-19th Centuries”: portraits, a collection of glass and porcelain. And, finally, “Polish contemporary art from the beginning of the 20th century”, so can see the works of Tadeusz Makovsky, Stanislav Vitkevich, Vladislav Strzeminsky, Jozef Shine and many others.