Saturday, 19 April 2014

Krosno -a nice city to visit.

19 th April 2014

Krosno - the Royal Free City of Krosno is a small town in Subcarpathian Region. Krosno a medieval fortified town. Krosno is on the river Wisloka. It is located 40 km from Slovakia and 85 km from Ukraine.
The first mention about the town appeared in 1282. However, the oldest traces of settlement came back to 10 th century.



Beautiful churches in Krosno

Market square now.

The centre of the town 19 th century.

Market square in the early 20 th century.



Krosno is famous for great glass factory. You can buy here a wide choice of glass.
I have bought these one.






5 comments:

  1. We have Krosno glass ware here.

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    1. Andrew, is very popular around the world, good quality but expensive one. Now you have known a little bit about Krosno

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  2. The market square still looks like a lovely place to sit and eat and visit with friends.

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  3. Cynthia, it's very nice place and Krosno is called "Little Cracow"

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  4. The first oil well in the world..
    Looks a lovely place.

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