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The International Film Festival “Etiuda&Anima”, organized in Kraków since 1994, is the oldest film festival in Poland which juxtaposes the achievements of students of film and art schools from all over the world, as well as works of fine-art animation films creators: professionals, students, as well as independent producers. The main events of every annual […]

Krakow’s All Souls Jazz Festival is the oldest jazz festival in Europe, founded in 1954 as part of an underground jam session while jazz, being music of freedom was forbidden to perform publicly in Poland. For musicians, representing intellectual’s class, playing jazz was an escape from grey and sad then Poland under Communism regime. All […]

All Saints’ Day, Also known as Allhallows or Hallowmas is a festival which has been celebrated in Poland and the rest of the Catholic world for many centuries. All Saints Day is a national holiday, and a day when people all over Poland visit the graves of loved ones and to place candles and flowers […]

From the 5th of April – Palm Sunday on the Main Market Square all tourist can visit brand new Easter Market. Krakow Easter Market is very similar to the Christmas market with lots of little trinkets, yummy food and friendly people. You can spend whole day wandering around, buying little treats and enjoying the sights […]

Easter in Krakow is magical time preceded with Palm Sunday (5th April 2009) On this day people bring the branches made of pusssy willow or wild flowers to the church for blessing. You can buy Easter palms near every church in Krakow and also on the Main Market Square . On Saturday before Easter Sunday […]

Krakow is getting ready to say goodbye to 2008 with its annual New Year’s Eve party on Rynek Glowny. The historical Old Town around Rynek Glowny is the focus of the celebrations and the streets are filled with people from all over the World. Music keeps everyone entertained and the city’s pretty Grand Square becomes […]

Traditional Christmas market is one of the biggest attractions in Krakow before Christmas. It takes place on the Main Market Square. You’ll find plenty of smaller booths and stands around the Main Market Square selling some great things like delicious mulled wine (Grzaniec Galicyjski), sausages and the distinctive fried oscypek cheese. Some of the very […]