3 must-see places when experiencing Wroclaw on a budget

must-see places in Wroclaw

Cheap cost, worth to explore.

3 must-see places in Wroclaw that everyone can afford.

If you already collected a number of Dwarfs pictures and stocked up some pierogi into your travel bag then get ready to explore the next 3 must-see places in Wroclaw! These time we will try to find a car your grandpa drove in  Topach Automotive museum, will strike up new acquaintances at Sladova Island and finally, we will take noir style shots at Neon Side.

Topach Automotive museum

The atmosphere of the exposition will dive you into the times when the automotive industry had its own unique character. In this museum, you may find some cars, which these days become a classic and weren’t available to a general public some decades ago.

Now it’s possible for everyone to touch the history of the era of Polish motoring. Pioneer construction of the thirties, such as the legendary Sokół 1000, Fiat 508 from the Polish assembly. And for the luxury lovers – one of the largest collections in Poland of Rolls & Royce and Bentley cars.

This museum is located in the yard of adorable polish castle Topach.

Open hours :

Sat. – Sund. / 10:00 – 17:00

Entrance – 12 zl.

Just simply click to see the way how you can get there

from the Down Town >> The public transport and schedules

The way to the Topach takes approximately 45 min. by 2 buses from Rynek

Slodowa Island

This is small islet on the Oder River. The place is most known by its mystical power to attract a dozen of youngers. People are coming here to take a rest, to eat, to drink something they bring and to meet with their friends. But here even strangers are easily becoming pals while singing together nearby the random guy with a guitar. You should definitely get there. And don’t be shy to strike up a conversation with a good company. Everybody is usually very friendly and open there.

The way to Slodova Island takes approximately 12 min. by walk from Rynek.

Neon Side

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And finally, another significant nook is a real godsend for photographers and any kind of neon noir art fans. Historical neons are coming alive in the deep evening. Most noteworthy, that exactly in these yard dozen years ago were existed a company which was producing the unique neon lights for the different business.  Thanks to the enthusiasts and active locals this history is still alive in its luminous words.

In addition some ideas for neo noir photos:

The way to the Neon Side takes approx 7 min. by walk from Rynek

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Biggest Polish Indoor Trampoline Park – Here in Wroclaw! Jump in to Find out More!

People need to play- it is a demand of our body.  And staying active doesn’t have to mean a daily ten-mile jog or “living” in a gym. Indoor trampoline park GOjump is true fun for everybody, where the rules of gravity no longer apply!
GOjump as a way to explore youself

Opened on May 2016 GOjump become a place to gather with friends, family, and your community.

Trampoline park is located in the East part of Wroclaw at 59/75 Jana Długosza St.  It has easy acces from every part of the city. Also GOjump will take care of your car or bicycle while having fun inside.

Gojump as a place to improve your extreme skills

If you want to practice some tricks without pain- soft landing is a key. GOjump Indoor Trampoline Park built additional area for it- GOslide. There you will find 3 kickers with different angles of descent. Thanks to soft landing and professional trainers you will feel more stable in “real circumstances”. Profit!

Payment options and opening hours

GOjump Indoor Trampoline Park is opened 7 days in the week from 10 AM till 10PM.  There is 2 ways to get the ticket: online or on site. To avoid lines and safe some money  I suggest to buy tickets online.  Choosing the online method you will also aible to check congestion and get 4zl discount from each ticket

Wroclaw winter for Newbies

Wroclaw winter for Newbies

“Winter is here, and for those who are tropical aliens like me, be prepared. A totally new experience is waiting for you”.

The enemy(ies)

Could you imagine which is going to be your worst winter enemy?

It’s not the cold!

As one might guess, if you have never been in this part of Europe, the first thing coming to your mind as you read Wroclaw winter for Newbies is cold and snow. You probably can imagine kids throwing snowballs and people making snowmen in every yard. I am so sorry, but this is not entirely true.The weather in Wrocław is not as harsh as one can imagine. And unfortunately, here you will not see the picture of snowflakes falling down the sky.

Shorter days,  lack of sunlight and get glued in house arrest are the real nightmares. So get ready, here are some tips.

1. Be prepared for the war!

Wroclaw is amazing but is not too cold, but its enough to keep you inside of your house for a longer time. But do not worry!  No more winter depression. Modern times reach us and technology are watching your back. So be prepared and call your new friends: Netflix and polish vodka, best winter combo ever!  But if you are not in the mood of spending all your time on the couch, a gym subscription can be your deal, use the free time to build the summer body you always wanted. Wroclaw winter for Newbies (strongest and fittest newbies).

2. Xmas mood ON!

If you decide to fully enjoy Wroclaw winter, should go to the Christmas market. This is a festive place with incredible small charming shop stops. Here you can find typical polish cuisine as gołabki, pierogi, kiszona kapusta and the famous kełbasa. You might end up weighing a few extra pounds after eating some of this delicious local dishes.

3. Travel! Travel!

If you are adventurous and love the mountains, repeat after me: Z-A-K-O-P-A-N-E. That’s right! Right in the Polish border with Slovakia, you can find this awesome place. Hiking, snowboarding and Instagram photos are just the entries. The menu is full of options in this popular destination. It is easy to reach and affordable for a weekend.

4. Enjoy the local pubs!

If you wonder how to survive Wroclaw winter for Newbies, this is the answear. Wroclaw has an amazing nightlife.  Weekends are for dancing and grabbing beers with friends, after all, there are just one life and so many kinds of beers out there, right?

Here an important advice from  Wrolaw winter for Newbies. Learn the next word: Bogusławskiego street,  the party street. I know! is hard to read, just follow the music.

Finally, the basics: Dress like an onion, watch your steps on frozen roads,  eat a lot and find fun ways to keep you warm. Hint: beautiful girls around here 😉

 

Where to ski near Wroclaw?

Where to ski near Wroclaw
Want to have some fun? Bored in the city? Find closest place to Wrolcaw where you can ski. Transport to the resort, discounts and more. This article is for you! Enjoy!

 

Where to ski near Wroclaw?

There are a lot of places where to ski near Wroclaw but the nearest is Zieleniec. Its located in near Duszniki-Zdroj. Zieleniec Ski Arena is the capital of alpine skiing in the Kłodzko region. This is mainly due to 22 kilometres of beautifully situated and picturesque ski slopes, varying in length and, in particular, in the level of proficiency. Its very good for beginners !

 

So, how to get to this place?

Easiest way to reach- is use the car. You should take route nr 8 and drive straight to Duszniki-Zdroj . It will take arround 1h20min. Along they way you will have beautiful views such a mountains and old cities

Dont have a car? Use SkiBus!

Safe, comfortable and fast way to reach the slope was never be so easy! Zieleniec have they own buses. Every Saturday and Sunday from  Wroclavia Shopping Centre, stand 6 at 6:35, and arrive at 9:03 in Zieleniec. On the back way at 16:20 from Zieleniec be back in Wrocław at 18:40. It costs only 23 zl in one way. You will also get 15% off from skipass if you will use SkiBus!