Awa on the Road

My journeys, discoveries and fascinations



JANOWIEC – Castle in stripes

What draws  my attention from the very beginning were the red and white stripes on the facade. Continue reading “JANOWIEC – Castle in stripes”

SZYDŁÓW – St. Ladislav Church

On the doorstep at the side I found a key to the secret place … Continue reading “SZYDŁÓW – St. Ladislav Church”

SZYDŁÓW – Royal castle

The castle is incorporated in the medieval walls surrounding the town. Continue reading “SZYDŁÓW – Royal castle”

SZYDŁÓW – A defensive synagogue

It’s really well preserved though the interior lost a lot of its glory. Continue reading “SZYDŁÓW – A defensive synagogue”

SZYDŁÓW – Medieval walls

Due to the well preserved stony walls Szydłów is called Polish Carcassonne. Continue reading “SZYDŁÓW – Medieval walls”

OPATÓW – Underground world

Under the main square a net of former cellars can be visited. Continue reading “OPATÓW – Underground world”

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