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Various: "Music and film" Top 5 Page for this destination Krakow Shopping Tip by matcrazy1

Krakow Shopping: 180 reviews and 248 photos

  Pasaz Hetmanski - entrance
by matcrazy1

There are many bookstores with unexpectadly huge collection of music titles on CDs/MCs and DVDs. For example:
- Empik Megastore (read previous tip)
- the passage with entrance in south wall of the Main market Square close to its SE corner. There are CDs and MCs sold in the middle of the passage (stalls) to the left is bookstore and to the right souvenir's shop.
- Pasaz Hetmanski with entrance from the E wall of the Main Market Square (look at the pic)

New CD releases of international stars and Hollywood movies are available in Krakow about the time they are launched in the Western Europe.

What to buy: Polish folk music
Polish pop music
Music of artists of Piwnica pod Baranami (Cellar uder the Rams) - cabaret (new collection of 5 CDs highly recommended)

What to pay: Big-name CDs are between $10 and $14, audiocassettes $4.5 or so. Blockbuster DVDs sell for about $20, videocassettes for c. $12.

Address: Rynek Glowny
Directions: Main Market Square, Sienna Street, Florianska Street
Theme: Music

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Dec 7, 2002
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