Wanderings on Poland (3)

665
-1

Published on

Published in: Travel
0 Comments
2 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
665
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
26
Comments
0
Likes
2
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Wanderings on Poland (3)

  1. 1. Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship It is located in the north-east of the country. The capital of the province is Olsztyn Warmia and Masuria is a region which is famous not only with its long, because more than 650-year history, but primarily with unusually beautiful landscapes, the largest number of lakes in Poland and overgrowing large areas of forest. Not without reason Warmia and Masuria are called Land of Thousand Lakes and are considered "green lung" Polish.
  2. 2. Olsztyn – Panorama City
  3. 3. Basilica of St. James the Apostle in Olsztyn
  4. 4. Castle in Olsztyn
  5. 5. Courtyard
  6. 6. Kopernikus-Olsztyn Bronze monument to Nicolaus Copernicus in Olsztyn (Allenstein) at entrance to the castle
  7. 7. Planetarium in Olsztyn
  8. 8. Szczytno and Lake Domowe Duże
  9. 9. Collegiate church in Dobre Miasto
  10. 10. Elbląg - Old Market Square and Fairs Gate
  11. 11. Sigismund Augustus boulevard in Elblag, Catedral St. Nicholas in the background
  12. 12. Ełk – view from lake
  13. 13. P O L S K A
  14. 14. Vistula Lagoon - Baltic Sea bay- 838 km² (within Poland is 328 km²), is cut off from Gdansk Bay by the Vistula Spit. By the Lagoon runs, obliquely to its longitudinal axis, the state border between the Poland and the Russian Federation (Kaliningrad).
  15. 15. Kadyny - a village on the Vistula Lagoon (about 23 km from Elbląg), You can see here knightly estate, belonging in the first half of the twentieth century to a German family - the Hohenzollern.
  16. 16. Kadyny - former palace, now the hotel
  17. 17. Vistula Lagoon - view of Frombork
  18. 18. Frombork - View from the tower on the town and port
  19. 19. Frombork - Cathedral Hill, Cathedral and the tower Radziejowski
  20. 20. Frombork - Katedra
  21. 21. Krynica Morska – pier and ships plying to Elblag and Frombork
  22. 22. A cruise across the Vistula Lagoon
  23. 23. Vistula Spit - the beach in Krynica Morska
  24. 24. Iceboats - ice-covered lagoon is a paradise for a fans of this sport
  25. 25. Lidzbark Warmiński - XIV century castle of the bishops of Warmia, the pearl of Gothic
  26. 26. Lidzbark Warmiński – Bishops Castle
  27. 27. Święta Lipka (Saint Lipka) - Shrine, Minor Basilica since 1983
  28. 28. Basilica of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Saint Lipka
  29. 29. Warmia and Masuria - Land of a Thousand Lakes
  30. 30. Węgorzewo - castle
  31. 31. Giżycko – Canal
  32. 32. Swing bridge on the Giżycki Canal
  33. 33. Giżycko - Fortress Boyen
  34. 34. Giżycko - Twierdza Boyen Giżycko – ramparts of Fortress Boyen
  35. 35. Giżycko - Fortress Boyen
  36. 36. ramparts of Fortress Boyen
  37. 37. Niegocin Lake from Water Tower in Giżycko
  38. 38. Giżycko – Kisajno Lake, the second of five, which is located within the city
  39. 39. Wolf's Lair - Hitler's military headquarters, located near the Ketrzyn, near the village of Gierloz. During the war, "Wolfsschanze" was the most important fortress of leader of the Third Reich had its own airport, railway station, power station, direct connection to Berlin and the front line.
  40. 40. fragment of the ruins of the fortress, "Wolf's Lair"
  41. 41. Śniardwy – largest lake in Poland, located in the basin of Pisa, with eight islands. The lake is connected to the system of canals from the lakes - Tuchlin, Łuknajno, Mikolajskie, Ros, Białoławki and Tyrkło. This water region is named Great Masurian Lakes.
  42. 42. Śniardwy Lake
  43. 43. . Entrance from the lake Beldany to Śniardwy, in the background Lake Łuknajno
  44. 44. Mikołajki and Lake Mikołajskie
  45. 45. Mikołajki - boulevard at lake
  46. 46. On the peninsula at the mouth of the river Krutynia to the lake Bełdany there is a reconstruction of settlements of Galinds
  47. 47. The town Pisz on the Pisa river
  48. 48. District of Pisz - between Rakowo Piskie and Szymki
  49. 49. Morning on Lake Roś
  50. 50. Roś Lake at sunset
  51. 51. Music – Nocturne for piano No. 3 in B major; F. Chopin Illustrations - downloaded from web sites Slideshow prepared - Anna

×