Polish Prince like a Roman Emperor

Prince Józef Poniatowski looks like a Roman emperor instead of wearing a Polish uniform. What`s more the prince is half naked, according to the fashion of ancient Romans. It wasn’t well receive...

The Royal Sculpture Gallery

The Royal Sculpture Gallery in the Old Orangery is one of three main galleries in the Royal Łazienki Park, arranged according to the Royal inventory from 1795. The collection mostly includes 18th cen...

Have a Drink in the Most Chic Cocktail Bar in Town

The Column Bar is a beautiful, over 100 years old, cocktail bar located in the Bristol Hotel. Its atmosphere seduced even Rick Steves, the famous American travel writer who decided to mention this ba...

Heart of Frederick Chopin

Frederick Chopin was born 1810 in Żelazowa Wola near Warsaw. In the same year his family moved to the Polish capital where his father Nicolas Chopin was teaching French at Warsaw Lyceum. Frederick`s ...

Check Out the Wall of Fame at the Hotel Bristol

London has the Ritz, Paris has the de Crillon, and Warsaw has the Bristol. This is Warsaw’s oldest still operating hotel. During the Second World War only Nazis could stay in this hotel. The bu...

Visitationists Church, a Pearl of Polish Baroque

Church of St. Joseph of the Visitationists is known commonly as the Visitationists Church. It`s a pearl of the Warsaw Baroque period, and one of the greatest in Poland. The Visitationists (Salesian S...

University of Warsaw

The oldest part of Warsaw Univesity is located on Krakowskie Przedmieście Street which is part of famous Royal Route. Thousands of visitors just pass by without entering the university`s historical c...