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What is this Krakow Travel Blog About?

If you are looking for the most interesting information about Krakow, MrShuttle Blog is your best choice. Krakow has been always very close to our hearts. Since our humble beginnings as KrakowShuttle, the old capital of Poland was our home base. Because of this, you can find tons of insider details about Krakow here! The best places to visit, hidden history of Krakow, and practical advice – we have it all. After all, who is better to ask than the locals, right? 

Best source of info about Krakow

To help you enjoy Poland and get the most out of your visit, we gather together descriptions, guides, trivia, and TOP rankings. While there is definitely certain excitement in exploring the new country blind, some bit of research and context can more than double the fun! Want to know where to eat? What things to see? Which clubs are worth partying at? You can find all of that here, and more. 

There are so many cool places to visit in Krakow that it is hard to choose which to see and which to skip, and in what order. Our guides and tours will help you make an informed choice – would you rather see Smok Wawelski or Krakow Plaza? Which churches are most impressive? Reading our blog will help you decide what is most interesting to you, and who knows – maybe we will convince you to give something you would otherwise skip a shot? Some things are way cooler than they appear at first! We love this city, and we try our best to help you appreciate what is best about it. 

Beyond Krakow – Zakopane, Auschwitz, Wieliczka

Of course, quintessential Krakow experience is more than just seeing the city itself. Places like Auschwitz, Wieliczka, and Zakopane are just a short car ride away. While they are incredibly popular places, it is easy to overlook them if you don’t know anything about Krakow. Even if you learn about them here, it will often be a challenge to fit the trip into your vacation plans. To help you with that, we make sure to keep up-to-date blog posts about these hot spots near Krakow. This way, if you don’t know why you should visit Zakopane or Wieliczka, you are just a click away from learning why. 

News and current events in Krakow

With our blog, you won’t miss any news. Krakow changes with seasons. There are many events and happenings that you can only catch within a limited time-frame. By following our blog, you will figure out what and when is going on in the city. Special Valentines Day offers? New Years Eve celebrations? Best concerts? You won’t miss a thing! 

While we have expanded and operate in other cities such as Gdansk and Warsaw, we will never love any other city as much as we love Krakow. If you want to share that passion with us, we welcome you here! Get cozy and listen to us talk about what makes Krakow the best city in Poland!

Love is in the air!

Love is in the air! Kraków is a city where lovers can find lots of attractions. Here for sure you will find best places for romantic walks, dinners and dates. Lovers in Krakow will never be bored! Proposals for unforgettable … Read More

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Krakow Facts and Numbers [infografics]

Have look on our latest infografic abut some important Krakow’s facts and numbers. I hope you ll enjoy it.

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Concerts in Krakow

We can describe Krakow as a capital od Polish culture, academic center, leading Polish city in terms of the number of museums, restaurants etc. Sounds like a heaven? Since 2014, there is one more reason to think that in Krakow … Read More

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What to do in Krakow – a quick 2016 guide

Krakow is not only a city with a long history and monuments. It is also called as Poland’s capital of culture. You can find here best museums, theaters and over a fifty culture festivals every year. So, if you want to visit the City of Kings is worth to check out the cultural events calendar.We are sure that you find something interesting. … Read More

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Wishing you an EGGciting Easter!

KrakowShuttle Team wishes you happy, eggciting and delicious Easter Time spent with family and frends. We hope that you find some time to relax and enjoy these happy moments. We will be enjoying our traditional Easter Breakfast on Sunday morning … Read More

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Visiting Krakow — useful links

If you are planning to visit Krakow probably you will find it useful — we have made a list of most useful links and articles related to Krakow’s shghtseeing, all in English and all free of charge! Krakow Spotted by … Read More

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New Year’s Eve in Krakow

Staying in Krakow for New Year’s Eve? Wondering what to do? Read our article and enjoy this amazing night in the city of Kings. First of all, look around the restaurants in Old Town and decide which one you like … Read More

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Merry Christmas!

  Dear All, We wish you merry Christmas and we hope that all your dreams will come true in 2015! Let’s have a wonderful time spend with family and friends! Warmest regards from Krakow, KrakowShuttle Travel Team

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Krakow Tours and Weather

Winter is coming to Krakow very soon and for sure you are wondering how to plan your stay in our city while it will be raining or snowing. First of all, you don’t need to worry as Krakow offers a … Read More

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Traffic rearrangements at Krakow Airport

Starting from 20 November all arrivals will be handled in the T2 terminal. Additionally, starting from 20 November, PLL LOT departures to Warsaw will be conducted in the T1 terminal.
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MKG Travel on 22nd International Travel Show TT Warsaw 2014!

We are very happy to announce that during the time 27-29 of November 2014 our company MKG Travel, owner of brands like Polandshuttle, Krakowshuttle, is taking part in 22nd International Travel Show TT Warsaw 2014! You could meet us at our box B8 every day of the trades. … Read More

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INDEPENDENCE DAY IN POLAND

On 11th of November we celebrate the National Independence Day. If you stay in Poland, we are sure that you will enjoy the option to take a part of official celebration — that’s a great way to know Poland better. … Read More

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EXPLORING LESSER POLAND: Cemeteries of Kraków

Halloween and All Saints’ Day is coming, so you should know something about exploring our city through the cemetery theme. This experience could be very interesting because of the cultural meaning and historical aspects of the cemeteries. What is all … Read More

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A short guide to Krakow Shuttle Tours

If you are planning to visit Krakow in the nearest future and you don’t know how to plan your stay (and of course you would like to see as much as you can)? If the answer is yes or maybe … Read More

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EXPLORING LESSER POLAND: The Jewish Monuments Route

In Kraków is now more than 10 official tourist routes. One of them is the Jewish Monument Route. The trail goes through Kazimierz district, old Jewish community. If you are interested in the history of Krakow’s Jews and want to … Read More

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18th International Books Fair in Kraków

From 18 years in Kraków has been organised the book fair, where the most known publishers present their offer to the wider audience. This year edition will be special beacuse of the international character of the event. From 23rd to … Read More

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Grechuta Festival 2014

Since 7 years in Kraków is organised a festival dedicated to the one of the biggest polish music star – Marek Grechuta. This year it will take place on the period: 6-19 of October, in many Krakow’s music clubs and … Read More

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Sanctuary of the Divine Mercy in Cracow-Lagiewniki as a popular tourist destination

Poland is a country where the religious tourism is very popular.  Lesser Poland is very  attractive for pilgrims from all over the world because of the wide range of sanctuaries, calvary churches and another types of temples. One of the … Read More

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Stud farm as a tourist attraction

Krakow and its surroundings are the perfect place for a horse riding. Very diverse terrain, stunning views and natural wealth of the Jura Krakowsko-Czestochowska make that the amateurs of this activity visit this area very often.   What is all … Read More

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Health & Travel – Our New Business Partner

Introducing Health & Travel – the new high quality service on the medical tourism market. The well being and happiness of clients is Health & Travel’s priority. They have set up their company to ensure that medical treatment can be … Read More

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