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Olsztyn is a capital city of Marmia & Mazury region located in North-East of Poland. It is also largest city in region. The population is about 200 000 inhabitans.

In the first mention of Olsztyn dates to 1346 when the settlement was created on Lyna river by Teutonic knights. The name of settlement was Allenstein. During the Polish-Teutonic war Kingdom of Poland got Olsztyn. Next Olsztyn belonged to Prussia.

Olsztyn is definitely one of touristic centres. City has lots of tourist attractions, good accomodations sites, eating places etc. City offers lots of activities.
Olsztyn locates on the way between Gdansk and Suwalki between Warmia-Mazurian touristical sites.

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    May 9, 2011 at 3:52 AM

    Jevgeni, fabulous start here. I have visited many Polish cities, but Olsztyn is still on my must visit list.


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