Spend time in Cracow
There are a hundreds of possibilities to spend free time in Cracow, the only thing that puts some limits in case of organizing free time is people’s imagination. It seems that the city of Cracow is the best place for all kinds of tourists, for those who prefers some sport activities and also for those who enjoy their time exploring and learning about new places and historical background of popular city attractions. Cracow as a city is very reach in places with the soul and with interesting but sometimes scary history, which in most cases is a very important piece of Poland history, so that is quite important to be aware of some facts and aware of how life looked for example during World War II. Fortunately the history of Cracow is not only a bad events, these are also a great heroic deeds which most of the people today would not do.
Visit Oskar Schindler’s Factory
One of the places with kind of a scary and heroic history which is absolutely worth to visit while being in Cracow is Oskar Schindler’s factory. Right there people can see and learn about what Schindler did and how great it was. People say that what they see in this factory is better and more educating than Spilberg move which is about exactly this man. The whole museum is dedicated to the Ward War II and the nazi occupation in Cracow in years 1939-45. What is interesting about this place and what brings many people there is for sure the fact that it tells the story not only about the city or the place but also shows some aspects of people life in that times, both Poles and Jews. People visiting this place can clearly see how life looked what makes people to go there.
Auschwitz-Birkenau is a must-see place
Another place which is not right in Cracow but near to this city, is Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum. The place with Frightening history but definitely it is worth to know what happened there and how people living there during the War were treated. It is so good to go there and visit this places because it player a very important role in that times in Poland. An interesting thing about this place is that people visiting it can see some authentic objects which were used by people there. Moreover there are over 150 buildings and even more ruins of the camp. Visitors can see authentic objects which were about to protect the camp from the escape, like fences or ramps. A very interesting is that in the camp there are still objects which belonged to prisoners. There are no doubts that being in Cracow, Auschwitz-Birkenau is the place that people must see in order to learn about a very important piece of Poland history.
Cracow is full of amazing places, some of them are just beautiful, some of them are scary and some of them has a solid historical background which is worth to visit and learn about. One thing is certain, that visiting Cracow there are so many places and attractions to see and experience that there is almost no possibility to be bored about this beautiful city which has a great amount of valuable monuments and with amazing city soul which a lot of people fall in love with.