Start off by following the Royal Route; from Florianska Gate, south towards the main market square and then on to Wawel and the Royal Castle and cathedral and see if you can find the dragon. Countless outdoor terraces invite you to enjoy a cold beer in the summer sun while planning the night ahead, or explore churches and museums overflowing with renaissance treasures. Visit Auschwitz to reflect, journey underground at Wieliczka salt mine, or take a balloon trip to view the city from on high.One of Europe's most beautiful and historic cities - Krakow, also spelt Cracow, with its elegant Old Town and medieval market square, its vibrant old Jewish Quarter, where cafes and bars sparkle amidst reminders of a more poignant past, where you'll find cathedrals and castles, dragons and dungeons.