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Gdynia – Riviera Centre

Gdynia – Riviera Centre

Althought the tri-city area of Gdynia, Sopot and Gdansk covers a relatively small area it happens to possess three large scale shopping malls. The Centrum Riviera covers over 70,000 square metres making it almost twice the size of the Galeria Bałtycka in Gdansk. Only built at the end of 2013 the Riviera Centre showcases all […]

Oliwa Cathedral and Zoo

Oliwa Cathedral and Zoo

Oliwa Cathedral A few kilometres from Gdansk is the affluent suburb of Oliwa. Despite’s it’s modest size, Oliwa is home to a number of attractions that are well worth leaving Gdansk for. Oliwa cathedral is nestled within Oliwa park. A church has been on this same site since the 12th Century but has suffered numerous […]

World War Two Museum

World War Two Museum

Gdansk is blessed with a number of museums that are well worth a visit if you’re in the area and the World War 2 museum in Gdansk is one of the most popular attractions in the country. It is located just a few kilometres across from Westerplatte (the location where the opening shots of World […]

Explore the Old Town

Explore the Old Town

Think of Gdansk as a bite-sized version of Krakow but with a maritime flavour. The vast majority of tourist sights in Gdansk are in the Old Town so it’s right that this should always be the first port of call when visiting this area. There are multiple access points for the Old Town but perhaps […]

Gdansk – Galeria Bałtycka

Gdansk – Galeria Bałtycka

Not the biggest shopping mall in the area anymore but it’s central location makes it very popular with locals and tourists. The Galeria Bałtycka is approximately 40,000 square metres in size and is handily served by both buses and trams with public transport stopping right outside the centre. If you’re in Gdansk and you enjoy […]

Arriving at Gdansk airport

Arriving at Gdansk airport

Gdansk airport (also known as “Lech Walesa airport”) is located only 10 kms/6 miles from Gdansk city centre. This makes airport transfers relatively cheap. There are several ways to get from Gdansk airport to the city centre. 1/ Airport taxi from Gdansk airport You can catch a taxi from outside the arrivals hall at Gdansk […]

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