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Gdańsk - a Polish coastal city with a rich history

GDANSK, POLAND - APRIL 29, 2018: SS Soldek ship on Motlawa river

Gdańsk is a city in the Pomeranian Voivodeship, located on the Baltic Sea at the mouth of Motława to Wisła on the Gulf of Gdansk. A cultural, scientific and economic center and a hub of northern Poland.

GDANSK, POLAND - APRIL 29, 2018: Motlawa waterfront in the hist

GDANSK, POLAND - APRIL 29, 2018: Old town and famous crane Pol

It is a city with over a thousand years of history, whose identity over the centuries shaped under the influence of different cultures. Gdańsk was once also the largest city of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, a royal city, had the right to active participation in the act of electing the king, in the sixteenth century was the richest in the Commonwealth.

GDANSK, POLAND - APRIL 29, 2018: Cityscape with street on 29 Apr

Gdańsk is considered a symbolic place of the outbreak of World War II and the beginning of the fall of communism in Central Europe. In the city there are numerous architectural monuments, many institutions and cultural institutions operate there.

GDANSK, POLAND - APRIL 28, 2018: The large watermill Wielki Mly

The world's largest international amber and Amberif amber fair are held in Gdańsk.

GDANSK, POLAND - MAY 1, 2018: Cityscape with street on 1 May 201

Gdańsk looks beautiful at any time of the day or night and there is always something interesting to see and photograph. Even the same motifs at different times of the day look completely different.

GDANSK, POLAND - MAY 1, 2018: Motlawa waterfront in the histori

GDANSK, POLAND - APRIL 28, 2018: Motlawa waterfront in the hist

GDANSK, POLAND - APRIL 28, 2018: Polish Baltic Philharmony on 28

GDANSK, POLAND - MAY 1, 2018: Polish Baltic Philharmony on 1 May

Photo credits: Ryszard Stelmachowicz.

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August 11, 2018

Viocara

Beautiful Photos! Love Gdansk!

August 07, 2018

Seawatch1

Nice photos and interesting article. I need to explore the world more. I'd like to visit Gdansk.

August 06, 2018

Patrick57

Looks a great city Ryszard, excellent photographs too!!

August 06, 2018

Rstelmach

I thought about it but with such a wide lens even with correction, something will always come out crooked (it will look unnatural).

August 06, 2018

Williamwise1

Excellent shots! Have you thought about using the skew correction to help out the leaning buildings?

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