'Morskie Oko' Lake in Tatra Mountains

Destinations that pack value

Travel in budget mode doesn't necessarily involve nights in shared dorms, fast food and backpacks.

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Gdansk

The other Europe

There's more to Europe than Paris and Prague as Ute Junker discovers with these oft-forgotten treasures.

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Warsaw Old Town

What's new is old again

History has been reconstructed so well in Warsaw that David Whitley finds the fakes difficult to pick.

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Nowa Huta

Do the time warp again

Relics of the communist era abound in this Krakow 'suburb' and, as David Whitley finds, some are coming back into fashion.

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Wawel Cathedral.

Guide to ... Krakow

Europe's most magnificent town square is just one attraction of Poland's second largest city, writes David Whitley.

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Warsaw's Old Town is as pretty as any in Europe.

Guide to Warsaw

David Whitley shares his tips for a spell in the Polish capital.

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