KRAKOW The former medieval city situated on the Vistula River is a storybook destination come alive. With roots dating back to the seventh century, Krakow saw its fair share of strife, wars, natural disasters, plagues and raids over the years; but it also saw great periods of flourishing, including under King Kazimierz the Great in the 14th century. The king commissioned many of the great buildings still marveled at today. Poland’s second-largest city remains an international hub of academics and art.
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From the bars and restaurants on the pristine Nowy Świat to the stylish spots near the theater district and the bohemian scene across the Vistula River in the Praga neighborhood, Warsaw’s post-sunset world is a vibrant one indeed. Every week, it seems a new club or eatery is making its debut, contributing to this city’s youthful vibe.