Urban Travel Blog

Author: Stuart Wadsworth

Based in Krakow, Poland, Stuart has spent the last decade exploring Central and Eastern Europe, reporting for Urban Travel Blog, Rough Guides and his own blog The Art of Budget Travel.


Goodbye Lenin? Not quite, Krakow’s Communist district of Nowa Huta lives on, and whilst the area has few local fans, it has proved a big hit with tourists. Stuart Wadsworth investigates. Krakow: a city of dreaming spires, ancient castles, dragons, myths, cobbled streets, cosy bars and coffee shops; an intellectual…