What to do in Zakopane in the Summertime

ZakopaneZakopane Poland is well-known as a five-star ski destination, and there is a steady stream of travelers in and out of the country during the winter months because of it, but wintertime is not the only time that Zakopane can be an exciting city.  In addition to the cold that characterizes Zakopane the Tatra Mountains are also what make it such a great ski destination, and those mountains are what makes Zakopane also ideal for a summer vacation.  Continue reading

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Skiing Kasprowy Wierch in Zakopane

Kasprowy WierchMany people travel to Zakopane Poland to ski every year, which only makes sense since it is, after all, the dedicated “winter capital of Poland.”  The medium sized town of no more than 30,000 people has essentially always been a ski town, since as far back as 1910 even, when the Kasprowy Wierch summit first began to be noticed by ski enthusiasts.  Since then the town has continued to cater winter sports lovers that visit from all around the world, particularly skiers, and it still very popular among such crowds today. Continue reading

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Zakopane Winter Activities

Zakopane Winter ActivitiesZakopane is a great place to spend some time during the winter months, after all, it is considered the winter capital of Poland.  And while most people visit Zakopane to ski specifically, there are a number of other exciting winter activities to enjoy as well.  Of course you can snowboard and ice skate, just like you can anywhere else, but when you’re on vacation you want to experience something unique to the region.  Lucky for you, Zakopane has a couple different activities to offer that are very unique.  Whether you are visiting with your mate, visiting with friends, or visiting with your family, there are two unique Zakopane Winter Activities that you will definitely enjoy. Continue reading

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