Tuesday, May 6, 2008

Olsztyn - Poland

"Olsztyn is a city in northeastern Poland, on the River Łyna.
Historically the capital of the Warmia region, Olsztyn has been the capital of the Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship since 1999.
The city is situated in a lake region of forests and plains. There are 15 lakes inside the administrative bounds of the city." - in: wikipedia.

Gothic castle of the Warmia Bishops in Olsztyn, built during the 14th century, that once served as a home for Nicolaus Copernicus.

Old Town Hall on the Market Square - built in mid-14th century.
Cards sent by Sylwia.

1 comment:

Evelien said...

I really like Olsztyn postcards. I have a couple of them in my collection too. :)