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Battle of Heilsberg, 10 of June 1807

Battle of Heilsberg or battle of Lidzbark Warminski was the largest Napoleonic battle fought in the field in today’s Poland. Do you know what has happened on 10th of June 1807 close to Heilsberg? I am not sure if you have heard about Battle of Heilsberg. It was...

Battle of Westerplatte 1939

The battle of Westerplatte. Westerplatte is one of the most iconic places related to the history of World War 2 in Poland. This small piece of land is squeezed between Wistula river and Gulf of Gdansk. Between 1926 and 1939 Westerplatte area was Polish enclave and...

Gdansk torus, how to explore Gdansk in one day

Gdansk tours in one day. Is it possibile to explore Gdansk in one day? Definitely not. But I can help you to choose the best itinerary and see the most popular attractions in Gdansk. Our Gdansk tours offer is one of the best possibilities to explore Gdansk with a...

The history of Polish Mennonites

Polish Mennonites came from Netherland and Flandren. They settled down in Żuławy. Zulawy is Poland’s largest area located below the sea level. The depression of lowest parts reaches about 2 meters. Historically the area was an estuary of the longest Polish river...

Siege of Danzig 1807 and it’s consequences.

Did you know that Gdańsk, known as Danzig in German, was a free city not once, but twice! The Siege of Danzig in 1807 has opened the new, French chapter in Gdansks history. The first Napoleonic Free City of Danzig 1807-1813. Gdansk or Danzig was one of the biggests...