Thispearl of Polishrenaissance issituatedin the south – eastern corner of Poland, close to the city of Przemyśl, not far from the Polish – Ukrainian border. It is surrounded by the climate of a 16th century noblemen’s mansion that was inhabited in the past by many great noblemen families.<br />Krasiczyn<br />
Książ<br />Castle, built in 1288-1292. It lies within aprotectedareated areacalled Książ Landscape Park.<br />
Foundedinthe 13th century by theTeutonicKnights, thetownisnoted for itsGothicMalbork Castle.<br />. <br />Malbork<br />
It is noted for the extensive ruins of a medieval castle, damaged during the Swedish invasion of Polandin the years 1655–1660.<br />Ogrodzieniec<br />
The historic Salt Mine in Wieliczka is the only mining site in the world functioning continuously since the Middle Ages. in 1978, the mine was inscribed in UNESCO's First World List of Cultural and Natural Heritage.<br />Wieliczka<br />
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