Old Town, Warsaw

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Take in Old Town, the oldest part of the city, which testifies to its rise from the ashes of war. Considered one of the country's main architectural treasures, this central district is also a World Heritage Site. The area was meticulously rebuilt after the massive destruction of World War II. During the reconstruction, workers sifted through rubble to save decorative elements and bricks from historic buildings, reusing the pieces in their original places whenever possible. A great place to start your tour of Warsaw, the central square features cafes, shops, and restaurants. Wander the cobblestone streets and admire the medieval architecture. See Old Town and all Warsaw has to offer by arranging your trip with our Warsaw route planner.
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  • In winter time in the evening almost all closed. The area itself is beautiful. Souvenirs are expensive. Eat especially. Lumaju summer here.
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  • The charming old town, find it hard to believe that built up again after World War II. A nice-looking taverns, souvenir shops and small boutiques.
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  • Respect hardworking Polish people for what he was able to restore your beautiful city! Be happy, cherish your independence!
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