Free entrance to museums in Gdansk

Gdańsk Old Town Private Walking Tour

Free entrance to museums in Gdansk is an important information for many tourists visiting Gdansk. Despite of the fact Poland is rather cheap country, it is worth to save some money on entrance tickets. Book now one of following tours: Gdansk Old Town private walking tour Stutthof Concentration Camp Beer tasting tour in Gdansk Old […]

The history of Polish Mennonites

Polish Mennonite farmer house

The History of Polish Mennonites. Polish Mennonites came from The 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 – the Vistula which flows into the […]

COVID-19 Gdansk, Poland. What is the current situation? (update 25.07.2020)

COVID-19 Gdansk. What is current COVID-19 situation in Gdansk, Poland? Gdansk is one of the safest places in Poland to visit. COVID-19 Gdansk update. Number of infected people in Gdansk is very low compared to other Polish cities. Present number of infected people in Pomeranian Voivodeship is 107 people, including 20 persons hospitalized (24.07.2020). There […]

Is Gdansk tap water is safe to drink?

Gdansk tap water

Can I drink tap water in Gdansk, Poland? Gdansk tap water is an important issue for tourists. Many visitors who are traveling to Poland are asking very often about safety and health matters. The most common, even one of the first questions concerns tap water drinking in Poland and in Gdansk. What is the answer? […]

St Dominic’s Fair Gdansk 2023

St Dominic's Fair Gdansk_02

St Dominic’s Fair Gdansk 2023, useful information for visitors. It is one of the largest and oldest fairs in Europe with more than 760 years of history. It lasts for 3 weeks. In 2023 the Fair’s will last from the 23th of July til 13th August 2023. The St Dominic’s Fair in Gdansk is located […]

How to get to Sopot from Gdansk? SKM train of course.

How to get to Sopot from Gdansk? Take the SKM train of course. We don’t have an underground in Gdansk but we have SKM commute train. SKM city train is the most efficient transportation between Gdansk, Gdynia, Sopot and neighborhood. 23 minutes by SKM commuter train and only 1 Euro (4,20 polish zloty). Taking a […]

Hanseatic League and the Crane in Gdansk.

The Crane in Gdansk

Hanseatic League and the Crane in Gdansk. The Crane in Gdansk is one of the most famous symbols of Gdańsk and Hanseatic League heritage. Gdansk Old Town is one of the best examples of hanseatic cities in Baltic Sea region. From 1361 or 1363 Gdansk was Hanseatic League member. The Hanseatic League was a medieval […]

Gdansk beer tasting

Gdnask beer tasting

Gdansk beer tasting Gdansk beer tasting is not only an enjoyable activity but also a fascinating trip into the city’s past. A drop of beer is like a little lump of amber holding inside the history of the place and people. Variety of flavors, brands and pubs can tell you more than history books. It […]

Is Gdansk safe for tourists?

Gdansk tap water

Is Gdansk safe for tourists? Is Gdansk safe? This is the key question among people planning a trip to Poland. Generally you don’t need to be worried about safety in Poland and in Gdansk. It’s comparable to Western European countries in general. In my opinion Poland and Gdansk are much safer than most popular destinations […]

Transportation by bus: airport – Gdansk

Gdansk airport bus

Gdansk Airport is located 13 km from Gdansk Old Town. The City of Gdansk offers public transport for visitors. You can choose taxi, train or bus. Bus transport is definitely the cheapest way to get to and from Gdansk airport. Bus 210 stops right next to the Gdansk Airport and it takes around 40 minutes […]