Articles About Krakow and Lesser Poland

Our 15 Favourite Photos of Food

This entry is part 4 of 5 in the series 10 Favourite Photos

Food Porn for the Soul

Leave it to us… We really tried to put together a list of our 10 favourite food photos. We just love food too much to narrow it down that far. Instead, we bring you our 15 favourite photos of food.

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Descending into the Salt Mine

Descending into the Salt Mine

“When you’re in Krakow, you must visit the salt mine,” my friend said. I was underwhelmed to say the least. If this fun-loving Polish gal couldn’t come up with anything better to see than an old mine, how exciting could Poland be? Luckily she emailed me the website of the Wieliczka Salt Mine. This is one mine you have to see to believe.

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Krakow's Town Hall Tower

Krakow’s Town Hall Tower

Clip-clopping along cobbled streets, lined with Easter-egg coloured buildings, snuggled in a horse-drawn carriage next to my husband, was not how I pictured my visit to Kracow, Poland. But then again, many things about this beautiful little city surprised me – mostly, why I had never considered visiting Krakow before.

When Andrew and I were first invited to our friends’ wedding in Poland, we jumped at the chance. Not only could we celebrate the marriage of a lovely international couple (Polish and Belgian) but we could also check another country off our list. We’ve both been itching to venture into Eastern Europe and now we had a chance to visit with expert advice from a local.

With the wedding celebrations planned for Saturday, we decided to make the most of our trip and spend some time sight-seeing in Krakow. We arrived Wednesday afternoon and settled in for three days of exploring.

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