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“The one with a Gate!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Ulica Florianska

Ulica Florianska
Krakow, Poland (Kleparz)
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Ranked #26 of 137 Attractions in Krakow
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Historic Sites
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
“The one with a Gate!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

A beautiful historical street with a Gate at the top. It will take you to the Mariacki Church at the Main Square. Many painters around, lovely pubs and restaurants.
Not to be missed when in Krakow.

Visited October 2013
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Krakow, Poland
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“Perfectly preserved urban composition”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

It is part of Royal Route, the spine of the city. I love how well planned viewing axis it is, closed from the north by luckily surviving Brama Florianska (St. Florian's Gate) and from the south by the spire of St. Mary's Basilica. Absolutely fantastic composition, worth taking many pictures. The townhouses along the street are also worth looking at, admire the detail of portals and windows, some of them as old as 15th century.

I'm not a type of shopping guy so can't comment on that but there are quite a lot of places to shop and have fun/eat here too.

Visited October 2013
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“Beautiful..”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

Loved the atmosphere, architecture and charm of the place! Got stuck at some of the boutiques though in the street there and purchased some super gloves and a fuschia knitted hat to bring home!

Visited September 2013
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e. providence, ri
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“polish alcohol tasting”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

all of the streets above old town were interesting for different shops-the one thing that stood out for me on this street was a little business offering tastings (and sales) of some unusual Polish alcohols, with a friendly and informative staff-learned about mead!

Visited October 2013
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“Lovely,vibrant street”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

We stayed in Florianska at the Hotel Pod Roza (highly recommended) and loved being in this street. It was a bustling street with some beautiful shops and restaurants and a great place to 'people watch'. It's very scenic and leads directly to the main square with little lanes leading off either side. Florianska is well worth strolling along while you're in Krakow.

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