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8 Reasons to Visit Gdansk (Before Everyone Else Does!)

Last year, my best friend and I found ourselves searching for cheap flights, filter set to: anywhere. The result? A chance encounter with the beautiful and slightly off-the-beaten-tourist-path destination of Gdańsk, a stunning port city in the north of Poland. Here are eight reasons to visit Gdansk before everyone else does! Reasons to visit Gdansk …

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Gdansk Astronomical Clock: A 15th-Century Wooden Clock in Poland

In the heart of a church in old town Gdansk, there’s one particular timepiece which really brings new meaning to standing the test of time. After all, there aren’t that many 15th-century wooden clocks left in the world! Here’s a quick history of how the Gdansk astronomical clock came to be, as well as the …

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Malbork Castle, a Glimpse of the Largest Castle in the World in Poland!

When I first discovered that the largest castle in the world, Malbork Castle, was just a short train ride away from the city of Gdańsk in Northern Poland, I just knew we had to visit. Red bricked and imposing, the fortified zamek w Malborku lies along the River Nogat and its history dates back hundreds of years… Malbork …

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