"The Land of a Thousand Lakes" Mazury by evaanna
Mazury Travel Guide: 66 reviews and 283 photos
Mazury is a picturesque region in the north-east of Poland. Its turbulent history, in the course of which it changed hands, loyalties and populations a number of times, is too complicated and full of controversy to delve into here.
Popularly called the Land of a Thousand Lakes, Mazury more than deserves this name. Dotted with thousands of postglacial lakes amidst beautiful undulating countryside and forest, it attracts tourists from all over Poland and abroad.
- Pros:Lakes, forests, beautiful scenery, excellent for sailing, kayaking, biking
- Cons:Touristy and noisy in summer, but not as crowded as the Polish seaside, and you can find many secluded places
- In a nutshell:A traveller's haven
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