Experience in Krakow, Poland by Ana-Maria

Published by Ana-Maria Coja — 10 days ago

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What is it like to live in Krakow? Would you recommend it? What is the city like?

I love living in Krakow, I would definetly recommend it. It s very cultural, touristy yet has it s unique features.

What is the student lifestyle like in Krakow?

Easy if you are well focused and can set your priorities and plan ahead.

How much does it cost to live in Krakow?

2500 zl/month should be enough if you can give up unhealthy habbits that may add extra money to your expenses

Is it difficult to find accommodation in Krakow? Is there any advice you can give?

It s not hard to find a place to stay, but for a perfect match you should consider at least 1 month planning in advance. It s a very dynamic real estate market.

What is the food like? What are your favourite dishes?

Not a big fan of local food but you can fix your own or find restaurants of all cuisines around the world

What places would you recommend visiting in Krakow?

Consult local guides and be explorative, walk and discover by foot

Is it good to eat out in Krakow? Can you tell us your favourite spots?

I mostly order in. Go to bars in the Old Town area

Is the nightlife good in Krakow? Where is good to go?

The nightlife is not really what I expected it to be like. I want to expand my knowledge in this area. I only went to overcrowded places with people who had too many drinks.

What advice would you give future students heading to Krakow?

Pack clothing for all seasons, the weather is unpredictable, prepare yourself for a romantic city and for people who have a tough shell but golden hearts


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