Beautiful Zakopane – Home of World-Class Skiing and So Much More!

Zakopane, a small resort town nestled into the base of Poland’s scenic Tatra Mountains, is often referred to as Poland’s “winter sports capital.”  It’s no wonder, because the skiing, mountain climbing and snowboarding are all world-class.  Plus, the views aren’t just scenic – they’re exceptional.

Every year, tens of thousands of tourists flock to Zakopane to enjoy excellent winter sports and partake of friendly Polish hospitality.  In addition to skiing, mountaineering and snowboarding, they come to see a number of sights.  Continue reading

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Zakopane – A lesson in Polish cuisine

When planning your vacation to Zakopane, you probably are concentrating on the activities that you will be doing once you arrive.  Lying at the foot of the Tatra Mountains, Zakopane is known for its excellent skiing, snowboarding and mountain climbing.  The views are breathtaking and the entertainment possibilities are endless.  However, while you are enjoying your visit to Zakopane, do not miss the opportunity to sample some traditional Polish dishes.  Continue reading

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Spelunking in Zakopane – are you up for the challenge?

Spelunking in ZakopaneThe small resort town of Zakopane, located in south central Poland, is a popular tourist destination because of its excellent sporting activities.  During the winter, visitors can enjoy a day of skiing following by an evening in front of a warm fire.  Year-round guests enjoy hiking and climbing the beautiful mountain trails surrounding Zakopane.  The Tatra Mountains are a beautiful backdrop for those who want to enjoy the numerous outdoor activities that Zakopane is famous for as well as for those who want to simply relax, indulge and experience the traditional culture and art of Zakopane including its architecture, food and music. Spelunking in Zakopane  is becoming more popular as an increasing number of people become aware of its appeal. Continue reading

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