Krakow a delicious destination - Oslo, 12/01/2023

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HE Ambassador of the Republic of Poland to the Kingdom of Norway President of Małopolska Tourism Organisation Director of the International Office of the Polish Tourism Organisation in Stockholm and LOT Polish Airlines Sales Manager Norway have the pleasure of inviting you to a meeting with the Kraków tourist sector. If you haven’t tasted the Kraków Obwarzanek and Oscypek goat cheese straight from Zakopane, you have another reason to join us for breakfast. Other than explaining what they have for breakfast, representatives of our tourist sector will reveal why Kraków and Małopolska are exceptional destinations, and demonstrate the practical sense of Polish hospitality. Your business card may become the ticket to taste Krakow breakfast during the weekend stay in the region! Join us in Moller meeting room - Oslo Congress Center at 08:30 am on 12th January 2023 and start a successful day with us!


Taste the gourmet heritage of the city of kings, the region of castles, of manors of the nobility, and of simple peasant cottages. Kraków and Małopolska have meticulously retained the culinary delights of them all. What makes Małopolska a treasure trove of delicacies is the wide variety of local cooking traditions that have come to the city and region over the centuries with the people arriving here. There were also the monasteries that adjusted their menus to the seasons and religious practices. Their libraries are a source of delicious recipes, including for liqueurs and infusions. But traditional recipes, such as the shepherd’s own Oscypek cheese and Obwarzanki (Kraków bagels), have also survived and we’re very glad to share them with our visitors. We may draw from them directly, but we also continue to innovate, offering plenty of fusion and experimental cuisines. Obviously, we have eliminated the delicacies of bygone days that are quite untoward today. You wouldn’t eat beaver’s tails, would you? Welcome to Krakow&Malopolska if you want a taste of what we have in store for you – whether in restaurants or in food trucks, hotels or bed&breakfasts, and at special gourmet workshops and fairs.


POLSKA STATENS TURISTBYRÅ Karlavägen 47 B - 114 49 Stockholm T: +46 8 21 60 75 E: info.scan@polen.travel www.polen.travel/no From the towering Tatra Mountains to the wild Baltic Sea, Poland is filled with vibrant cities known for their splendid heritage, mouthwatering cuisine and stunning architecture. Poland is home to numerous attractions and landmarks that are sure to delight visitors from all over the world. A getaway to Poland will keep everyone happy — from beach-goers and hiking fans to city break lovers. The country’s secret lies in the evident diversity between its cities, each of which is waiting to tell a unique story. It’s time to be captivated by a fantastic city break crammed with charming districts, modern city centres and bustling streets.


MALOPOLSKA VOIVODESHIP www.wideopen.travel

The Malopolska Region enchants visitors with its diversity. Thanks to numerous monuments and museums, as many as eight items on the List of World Cultural and Natural Heritage of Humanity, and beautiful historic cities, its contribution to the cultural heritage of Poland and Europe is unquestionable. The real pearl on the Malopolska UNESCO Route is, of course, the historic centre of Krakow. A visitor to the Malopolska Region is lead here by many thematic routes through the world of culture and traditions dating back to the Middle Ages. This route runs through places where the history of Poles, Jews, and Lemkos has intertwined. The winter capital of the region is Zakopane. The city, beautifully located in a Tatra mountains basin, is the cradle of Polish mountain tourism.


CITY KRAKÓW www.krakow.travel/en

Krakow - the city of kings and rebels, stately bourgeois and inspired artists, academics and students. Teeming with life is always attracting. Krakow is a former seat of the Polish kings and the capital of the country, nowadays is an important European metropolis. Krakow’s Old Town is a unique treasury of works of art, historical monuments and historic buildings, representing almost all architectural styles. Krakow’s pride is also the second oldest institution of higher education in Central Europe – the Jagiellonian University. Apart from the monuments of the Old Town, Kazimierz district, which is an example of a centuries-long coexistence of Christian and Jewish culture continues to amaze. Every year, nearly 100 festivals and other world-famous cultural events take place here. It is also a city of modern museums, where visitors can come face to face with history. The capital of the Malopolska region can also boast about a rich offer for sports and recreation enthusiasts. There is no doubt that Krakow has in recent years become a top brand amongst Polish cities, highly recognized by tourists.


4TRAVEL INCOMING TOUR OPERATOR Wielopole 16/6 - 31-072 Kraków T: +48 501 957 348 E: weronika.bilas@4travel.pl www.4travel.travel We are the Polish leader in providing service for school groups in German and French. We also have extensive experience in organizing trips for groups from the Netherlands and Scandinavia. We accommodate seven languages – Polish, English, German, French, Portuguese, Croatian, and Serbian. Our approach to tourism and hospitality is based on tailor-made programs designed by our professionals with passion and attention to detail, keeping in mind the nature of your trip. Whether you travel for educational purposes, business, or leisure–an individual approach to each customer experience gives all of our travelers a wondrous adventure that will be unforgettable! We serve over 10,000 satisfied customers each year.


JAN-POL DMC POLAND JAN-POL INCOMING TOUR OPERATOR Misiołka 8 - 31-525 Kraków T: +48 12 665 14 50 E: janpol@janpol.com www.janpol.com We're one of the most experienced tour operators in Poland. Having been in the business for over 30 years, we gained in-depth expertise in organising domestic and multi-country group tours and events. Among other things, we arrange conferences, holiday stays, cultural trips as well as take care of accommodation, transportation, entertainment including incentives. Our mission is to serve people with quality, unforgettable experiences and unique emotions while visiting Poland. From the very beginning, we have run Hotel Wyspiański located in the heart of Krakow and we have been operating as destination management company, showing to the world the beauty of our country. Nowadays, we are one of the most successful companies on the tourism market. Our vision is to be the first-choice DMC partner providing services in Poland. For our customers we offer a wide range of services, wrapped in our core values: passion, quality and personal approach.


MAZURKAS DMC POLAND Al. Wojska Polskiego 27 - 01-515 Warszawa T: +48 22 536 46 00 E: mazurkas@mazurkas.com.pl www.mazurkas.com.pl Mazurkas DMC Poland has over 32 years experience in MICE business in Poland and the neighboring countries specializing in: incentive travel programs, meetings, conferences, congresses, product launches ad well as MBA programs, FIT and luxury travel. No matter, if it is Krakow, Warsaw, Gdansk or any other city of Poland, you can always rely on our knowledge, creativity and professionalism. Mazurkas is a proud member of the most important and reputable industry organizations: MPI, SITE, ICCA, VIRTUOSO, SIGNATURE, IATA. Our company is a recommended and certified DMC & PCO by Poland Convention Bureau, Warsaw Convention Bureau, Krakow Convention Bureau and Gdansk Convention Bureau.


MICEART DMC POLAND os. Dywizjonu 303 25/33 - 31-873 Kraków T: +48 661 303 711 E: office@miceart.pl www.miceart.pl/no We are craftsmen of unique events in POLAND. We are a team of travel experts working together on your behalf to ensure your visit to Poland becomes unforgettable. MICEART is a Destination Management Company offering incentive services in the whole country. We create individual moments of magic which turn into lasting impressions. We have the expertise, talent, experience, and creativity to conceptualize and co-ordinate any large or small scaled event, ensuring that your prime objectives are met, and that your audience and guests, are astonishingly impressed. MICEART will show you the hospitality and care of Poland.


SIMPLY POLAND DMC Zbrojarzy 21a/11 - 30-412 Kraków T: +48 509 766 251 E: office@simplypoland.pl www.simplypoland.pl Simply Poland DMC is a boutique agency from Krakow for firmaturen, incentives, conferences, events or other "special interest" trips. We are professionals with a combined experience of over 20 years. Simply Poland DMC organizes your MICE events in Krakow, Warsaw, Gdansk and Zakopane (High Tatras) or other Polish cities or countryside. Whether teambuilding activities, optimal locations, gala dinners or an evening full of fun, we bring your ideas to life.