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Cracovian interludes

Cracovian interludes

31.07.2019
The Lajkonik – a rider on a wooden horse, carrying a mace and wearing a crescent-topped pointed hat – is among the most popular symbols of Kraków.
31.07.2019
The oldest Kraków legends written down at the beginning 13th century by the Bishop of Kraków and historian of Poland, Wincenty Kadłubek, tell of a ferocious man-eating dragon which lived in...
FOT. ANNA NIEDŹWIEDŹ
31.07.2019
Until recently, few people in Kraków had ever herd of St Rita of Cascia (1381-1457).
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30.07.2019
One of the many souvenirs from Kraków is a Światowid figurine. These figurines are miniature copies of a stone statue with four faces (the so-called Zbruch Idol) that was discovered in the...
MUZEUM ETNOGRAFICZNE KRAKÓW
30.07.2019
Kraków folk costume is simply the festive garb worn by peasants in the Kraków region. It later gained fame as the archetypical Polish national costume.