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Old July 22nd, 2007, 06:52 PM   #1
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Pictures of Poland

I've visited a lot of places in Poland. First I'll show 10 the largest cities: 1. Warsaw - (pictures 1-50) ,2. Kraków (51-90) ,3. Łódź (91-120) ,4. Wrocław (121-160), 5. Poznań (161-190), 6. Gdańsk (191-220), 7. Szczecin (221-250), 8. Bydgoszcz (251-280), 9. Lublin (281-310) ,10. Katowice (311-340), after that I'll show another places I visited in this year and then the largest cities again (this time not only my pics).

Please don't post any pictures to the second part of this thread without PM (Private message is a better way to put something here on a right page )

part 1
page 1 - Warsaw and Kraków
page 2 - Łódź and Wrocław
page 3 - Poznań (+ Gdańsk)
page 4 - Gdańsk and Szczecin (+The Tall Ships' Races in Szczecin)
page 5 - Lublin and Bydgoszcz (+ Szczecin and Katowice)
page 6 - Katowice, Gliwice, Chorzów, Bytom, Zabrze, Mysłowice, Sosnowiec (cities in Upper Silesian Industrial Region)
page 7 - Gdynia and Sopot (Tricity without Gdańsk)
page 8 - Toruń
page 9 - Zakopane and Tatra mountains (+Opole)
page 10 - Legnica and Prochowice
page 11 - Prochowice, Świdnica, Krzeszów and another places near Wałbrzych
page 12 - Wałbrzych, Książ Castle, Szczawno-Zdrój, Lubiąż
page 13 - Kłodzko and Kudowa Zdr
page 14 - Szklarska Poręba, Jelenia Góra and Karkonosze Mountains
page 15 - Karpacz, Karkonosze Mountains and Kołobrzeg
page 16 - Świnoujście, Międzyzdroje, Zakopane and Tatra Mountains(2)
page 17 - Bielsko-Biała

part 2
page 18 - Warsaw by filosss
page 19 - Warsaw by Taipei Walker, Sławek, Bela and sky's_the_limit
page 20 - Warsaw by rcube, Arek, cichus1, Pstrykacz, michau, DuraAce and another members from this thread
page 21 - Warsaw by moozg666, DocentX and deschain (+ Poznań)
page 22 - Kraków by krakow4u.pl, Schroedinger's Cat, oralB, krzysiek_80, we_shine, Paskuda, Kęcija, pinkaVa88, MAR_tm, DocentX, Hes and adritt
page 23 - Kraków by Tommy, adamus, MarcinK, gregry, bizi, Paskuda, ulx, harthausen, PioterKR:. and kaliszanin177
page 24 - Kraków - pictures from threads about investments and renovations
page 25 - Łódź by premier, martm and deschain
page 26 - Łódź by deschain, Filo, Mich@l, Bartek'86, lenin, 19przemek91, dawidny, zasina, pan_tomas ([Łódź] ulice thread)
page 27 - Łódź by MiBac, suriyawong, berger.m, snekeeyes.pl, Z.Kotecki ([Łódź] ulice thread)
page 28 - Łódź by dawidny, ww lodz, MarcinK and pics from threads about renovations
page 29 - Wrocław by martm, Tommy and wroclaw.hydral.com.pl


after that: Poznań, Tricity, Szczecin, Bydgoszcz, Lublin, Upper Silesian Industrial Region (from the biggest cities) and then another places

enjoy

First some pics from capital city




1 Old Town reconstructed after World War II


2


3 Royal Castle reconstructed In 1970s


4 Ministry of Health


5 Moliere Street and Norman Foster's Metropolitan Building


6 Teatr Wielki, National Theatre and Opera


7 Warsaw is city of contrasts


8 Krakowskie Przedmieście


9 Plac Unii Lubelskiej (Union of Lublin Square)


10 aleje Ujazdowskie (Ujazdowskie Avenue)


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12 Łazienki Park


13 Palace on the Water


14 Aleja Niepodległości (Independence Avenue)


15 Wilanów Palace


16 Plac Bankowy (Bank Square)


17 University Library (garden on the roof)


18


19 Nowy Świat Street (New World Street)


20 Palace of Culture and Science


21 and another example of socialist realism - Constitution Square


22 Krucza Street


23 Plac Zbawiciela


24


25 Jaworzyńska Street

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Old July 22nd, 2007, 07:09 PM   #2
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Great pics! Nowy Świat Street is almost empty!?!?
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Old July 22nd, 2007, 07:10 PM   #3
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wow i didnt know communism could make such larger buildings ! i hope poland becomes part of EU and leaves communism behind
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Old July 22nd, 2007, 07:11 PM   #4
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Warsaw

26 Lwowska Street (Lviv Street)


27 Saint Barbara Street


28 Aleje Jerozolimskie (Jerusalem Avenue)


29 Moniuszki Street


30 Czackiego Street


31 Office buildings, Wola district


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Old July 22nd, 2007, 07:15 PM   #5
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Very nice! This is a good thread to follow
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Old July 22nd, 2007, 07:17 PM   #6
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cool pics. the peugeot tower looks great
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Old July 22nd, 2007, 07:20 PM   #7
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very very nice!
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Old July 22nd, 2007, 07:36 PM   #8
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Warsaw

Thank You for all comments This is the last part of Warsaw pictures this time(Cracow tomorrow )


33 Rondo ONZ


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35 Twarda Street


36 Poznańska Street


37 Zachęta -art gallery


38 Mazowiecka Street


39 Golden Terraces


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41 skyscrapers in City Center


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47 Rondo I


48 There are also a lot of commieblocks in City Center


49 Praga district on the east bank of the river Vistula


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Old July 22nd, 2007, 07:49 PM   #9
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a question:
why the box of Air conditioner are rarely seen in Poland?

isn't it hot in summer there?

Chinese buildings are full of the dull ugly AC boxs.






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Old July 22nd, 2007, 08:14 PM   #10
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Some very nice pictures - Poland got some really lovely cities, so I'm looking forward to the next city
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Warszawa looks great, it can really compete with Frankfurt, skylinewise. Too bad i never been there, i only travelled to Kraków and Wrocław.
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Old July 22nd, 2007, 09:14 PM   #12
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Very nice photos from Warsaw. I'm waiting for pictures of Poznań and other cities.
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Old July 23rd, 2007, 08:46 AM   #13
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Quote:
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a question:
why the box of Air conditioner are rarely seen in Poland?

isn't it hot in summer there?
It's hot only a few weeks but now we've got more hot days. In new buildings often there is air conditioner. For centuries Kraków was the capital of Poland. In a moment i will show some pictures from this city.

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Cracow

51 Karmelicka Street


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53 Bagatela Theatre


54 Grodzka Street from Main Market Square


55 Market Square, St Mary’s Church


56 Sukiennice and Adam Mickiewicz Monument


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60 Basztowa Street


61 Juliusz Słowacki Theatre

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Old July 23rd, 2007, 09:10 AM   #15
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Cracow

62 Hotels near main railway station


63 Dwernickiego Street


64 Wielopole Street


65 Starowiślna Street


66 Franciszkańska Street


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68 Collegium Novum, Jagiellonian University


69 Bagatela again


70 Teatr Stary (Old Theatre)


71 Planty


72 Kanonicza Street and Wawel


73 Wawel - Cathedral and Royal Castle


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76 New Square, Kazimierz district


77 Wawel and Vistula River


78 Retoryka Street


79 Floriańska Street


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Cracow


Thank You I decided to show 10 more from Cracow

81 Philharmonic


82 Zwierzyniecka Street


83 Seminary


84 Krupnicza Street


85 University of Science and Technology

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Kraków is so beautiful. Time for me to head back there. But Wrocław surprised me too.
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Cracow

86 St Mary's Church


87 Pawia Street


88 Starowiślna Street


89 City Library


90 Main Post Office on the left

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Old July 23rd, 2007, 10:33 PM   #20
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Awesome Pics bump. But I want to see some pics of the tri-city area.
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