Kraków In Your Pocket no.106

 DOWNLOAD A FREE PDF | NEW REVIEWS If this is your first time in Kraków, you’re a bit late to the party (we’ve been here for 18 years now, but who’s counting?)… still we’re glad you could make it. While presiding over the city’s hardest-working guidebook (now in its mind- boggling 106th edition) we’ve watched as…

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New Reviews in Kraków In Your Pocket #105

Get the PDF at krakow.inyourpocket.com Main Feature: Easter in Kraków Gossip  This small, charming cafe sneakily stationed next to the Radisson has a local vibe, and serves really good sandwiches and sweet or savoury breakfasts all day from 07:00. Make sure to try it out when in town. Nad & Greg French Bakery    Created by the titular tag-team of…

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Kraków No.105 (Introducing New Mini-Guides)

The new Kraków In Your Pocket is out. Get the free PDF. Few cities emerge from their winter hangover as exuberantly as Kraków, where the beer garden unmbrellas are in full bloom, the pigeons are cooing and mounting each other, and temperatures and hemlines are on the rise. Indeed, Kraków has its spring buzz on in a big…

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Things We Learned About Fat Thursday in Kraków

From our office window we’ve been monitoring the line in front of Gorące Pączki all morning, and from 11:00 (when we actually started counting) until almost 14:00, there were never less than 45 souls stubbornly standing in line, waiting to get their Fat Thursday fix. While eager to fully immerse in the gluttonous tradition of pączki munching ourselves, we…

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New Reviews in Krakow In Your Pocket #104

Get the PDF at warsaw.inyourpocket.com Main Feature: Worth its site, Wieliczka  Karakter  With a slightly retro modern interior, full of soft lighting and framed paintings, evokes Miro and Leger, and possesses a seemingly effortless panache and undeniable appeal. The authorial menu is both daring and ambitious; each dish sounds like several: ‘sweetbreads, ravioli with peas…

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9 perfect places for a romantic dinner in Kraków

Food and romance are undeniably entangled. Isn’t the way to a man’s heart through his stomach? Hasn’t it been proven that women are more open for romance on a full stomach? Dating and eating usually go hand in hand and the ritualistic elements that surround them are universal: candlelight, music, wine, a cozy atmosphere and impeccable yet inconspicuous…

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7 Places To Have Great Pizza in Kraków

Did you know February 9 is (international) Pizza Day? Or that the first pizza ever served in Poland was at a royal marriage in the early 16th century? Once considered food for the lower classes, Pizza hasn’t exactly gone all the way up the gourmet ladder, but like very few things in the world, even when it’s bad it’s still pretty good.

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Kraków No.104

The new Kraków In Your Pocket is out. Get the PDF. Wait, whatever happened to ‘Winter Wonderland?’ you might be wondering… Well, that was last issue, sorry. To their credit, however, the Poles did stretch the holidays out over an entire two months before the pine needles finally dropped and the smog and slush won their war with…

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On Kościuszko’s Trail in Kraków

Kościuszko’s highest ideal was freedom, and he used his own to try and secure it for all those less fortunate. In one country – Poland – he failed and is remembered as the greatest hero who ever walked the land. In another country – America – he succeeded, and yet has been almost completely forgotten….

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New Reviews in Kraków In Your Pocket #103

Get the PDF at krakow.inyourpocket.com Feature: Christmas po Krakowsku Khinkalnya  This modestly decorated restaurant full of traditional patterns and folk motifs just before the footbridge to Podgórze is an ode to moustaches and Georgian feasting. The concise menu of traditional specialties offers stuffed flatbreads (khachapuri, our fave) and hot, hearty stews like kharcho and chashushuli, accompanied by a choice selection of…

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