Pomeranian region - full of mysterious slavic tales - has been a part of european history as the source of amber for Roman Empire. Here the power of Teutonic Knights has rised and also the region has been the place of Solidarity birth.

Many famous artists, scientists and politicians come from th region, among them: Daniel Fahrenheit - after whom the scale of temperature is named, Arthur Schopenhauer - famous philosopher, Lech Wałęsa politician, trade union and human rights activist, Gunter Grass - writer and Nobel Prize winner, Johannes Hevelius - the founder of lunar topography.

Solidarity   Gdańsk   Teutonic Knights   Amber

originally led by Lech Wałęsa changed not only Poland's, but also World's history...   is the Pomeranian capital city. With its Gothic churches and Hanseatic market is one of the most visited places in Poland...   established their capital in Malbork, where Europe's largest Gothic fortress can be seen today...   Some amber pieces has inclusions trapped inside. Dinosaurs in "Jurassic Park" come from such pieces...

Modernism   Ancient nation  
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Useful   Transport
Practical information about curency, prices, rules, etc.   If you prefer to travel individually get info about local transport

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Basic facts about port of Gdynia   More info about Poland and travelling

is a characteristic style for Gdynia the city established just 85 years ago...   of Kashubians, descendents of the first Slavic groups in Poland invite to visit their country  

Entertain!   Relax  

Sopot, Klaus Kinsky's family city, becomes cultural capital of Poland every summer   Oliwa's palace, cathedral, and surrounding park - this is the perfect place to relax