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Jewish District (Kazimierz)

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Address: ul. Szeroka 24, Krakow 31-053, Poland
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: No
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Sizable Jewish population of Krakow moved to this district at the end of...

Sizable Jewish population of Krakow moved to this district at the end of the fifteenth century, which served as the main cultural center of the Polish Jewry for centuries.

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Stayed in this area it was lovely and also moving Very cobbly in places

We stayed here and used many of the cafes which are all great and reasnable We took the discovery free walking tour which goes from the square at 10 and 2 daily , brilliant guides

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Falmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

We stayed here and used many of the cafes which are all great and reasnable We took the discovery free walking tour which goes from the square at 10 and 2 daily , brilliant guides

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Hindhead, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Came here after visiting the Schindler museum as it's only a short walk away it has some of the old buildings and streets from WW2 and used in the film schindlers list so after a walk round we came across a really nice place to eat which was inexpensive but was top quality and would cost so much more in... More 

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Thank dewey763
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The Jewish District is a very preserved area, and looks better kept than other parts of Krakow. The bars and cafes all looked very nice and niche. Plac Nowy flea market was disappointing but we did go quite late in the day

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Mold, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is definetly worth a visit and does really strike you, the plaques and information around staying with you. There are free guided tours all around the quarter and I recommend you join a group, while there are lots of boards of information around they are very informative. However avoid the larger eateries, the staff are incredibly rude, especially if... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful area of the city and very interesting. Visited the century which was moving and a local synagogue. Had a lovely meal in the Ariel restaurant.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed in Kazimierz rather than the Old Town and were very glad we did. It's full of old Krakow atmosphere, lots of great little bars and restaurants. Recommended.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This was our absolute favourite place although we loved all of Krakow. It was beautiful, quirky, sad in places and looked a bit tatty in others. But it looked like they're really trying to sort that out and it doesn't take away from the great feeling of the place. We loved plac Nowy and the streets off it. There were... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is nice with the design of its bars and restaurant. We have done few restaurant abd bars one of them the oldest bar in krakow. Recomend to visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What a great place to wander around, full of history mainly jewish era, synagogue's to visit along with museum's, some fantastic old buildings to see along with main square, some of the best bars & restaurants situated here, very hip with the locals in the evenings.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Lots of good restaurants, cheap places to eat and drink and the location of many scenes in Spielberg's Schindler's list.

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