Warsaw

Warsaw Zachodnia Bus Station

Warsaw Main Bus Station Warsaw main international bus station is Warszawa Zachodnia, which means Warsaw West Station. Zachodnia is also a train station – one of the big three stations in Warsaw (Zachodnia, Centralna, and Wschodnia – West, Central, and East). Buses operated by most international and long-distance carriers, including [more…]

Warsaw Centralna Bus Station

As you have probably guessed, Centralna means central in Polish, but this bus station is actually not the main bus station for Warsaw. This is a bus station situated at Warsaw Central train station, hence the name. Bus Services at Warsaw Centralna Warsaw Centralna bus station is primarily designed for [more…]

Warsaw Nike Monument

Warsaw Nike Monument

Warsaw Nike Monument is also known as The Monument to the Heroes of Warsaw (Pomnik Bohaterow Warszawy). It commemorates the heroes (soldiers and civilian population) who fought for freedom of Warsaw during the World War II, especially during the Warsaw Uprising in 1944, when the people of Warsaw managed to [more…]

Presidential Palace

Presidential Palace

Today’s Presidential Palace in Warsaw, the seat of Polish President, was built in the 17th century as a private residence and unlike most other buildings in Warsaw was not destroyed in the Word War II. Gradually the Palace became an important centre of Polish politics and served as the seat [more…]

Plac Defilad

Plac Defilad is a square next to the Palace of Culture and Science in Warsaw city centre. Although it may not look like that at the square itself (it feels quite disorganised), the area around Plac Defiland is the centre of modern Warsaw, with several high-rise commercial buildings around. The [more…]

Swietokrzyska Metro Station

Swietokrzyska is one of the busiest transport hubs in Warsaw and the transfer station between the two metro lines, M1 and M2. It is located in the city centre at the junction of Swietokrzyska Street and Marzalkowska Street. Important Buildings near Swietokrzyska Station The station is one of the two [more…]