"Lublin - Poland's city of inspiration" Top 5 Page for this destination Lublin by HORSCHECK
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When the idea of holding the "6th official VT Euromeet" in Krakow in May 2010 came up we started to think about how to combine it with a great trip. Our choice finally came down to the south eastern part of Poland.
After one night in Warsaw our trip started with 3 nights in Lublin, which is the largest Polish city east of the Vistula river. Almost a third of the 350.000 inhabitants are students.
Lublin's quaint old town was only slightly affected by the second world war, therefore it offers many historic burgher houses in their original shape. Quite a few buildings are already well restored, others are still in decay, but this adds to the special atmosphere of the old town.
Among other things we also went on a sidetrip to the picturesque town of Kazimierz Dolny, which is nowadays a popular destination for artists and summer residents.
"This city should be the dwelling place of God and the abode of kings."
--- Sebastian Fabian Klonowic ---
- Pros:Still relatively undiscovered by Western European tourists.
- Cons:Restaurants can be quite empty in off season.
- In a nutshell:Lublin - Miasto inspiracji - Poland's city of inspiration.
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