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When: The winter in Warsaw is bracingly cold but after it abruptly ends in late March, the weather is lovely for the next eight months. Take your pick off dates in the spring and summer months!
Where: There is some fantastic sightseeing to do in Warsaw. Be sure to visit the Royal Castle and spend some time surveying the gorgeous 17th and 18th century architecture of the Old Town. Be sure also to check out some of the many excellent museums and galleries of the city.
Why: Because Warsaw is a beautiful and captivating place. You'll find plenty of interest here. Museums like the National Museum, the Centre for Modern Art and the Ethnographic Museum are really world class.
When: Why not head out to Warsaw in the midsummer months for a burst of the beautiful, continental heat of the Polish summer? Alternatively, Spring and Autumn are both beautiful seasons too.
Where: Take the opportunity to get to know the city's vibrant nightlife scene. Start the night in the bars of Nowy Swiat before moving onto the clubs of Srodmiescie. The Warsaw nightlife is vibrant and exuberant and also offers plenty of live music venues for your enjoyment.
Why: Because Warsaw'a nightlife scene is the envy of Eastern Europe! Unlike Krakow, this is not a city overflowing with British stag parties, but is rather a vibrant and exciting cultural hub in its own right.
When: Warsaw is at its prettiest in the Spring when the flowers come into bloom and the city staggers back to life after another punishing winter!
Where: Head to the Wilanov Palace, a gorgeous baroque structure set amidst beautiful gardens on the outskirts of the city. Be sure also to catch performances at the Opera House and the Royal Philharmonic whilst you're here and dine in some of the many fantastic restaurants.
Why: Because despite seeming a rather severe and fast paced city, Warsaw nurtures a deeply romantic and artistic soul. With a fantastic arts scene, it is a great place for a romantic getaway.
When: Children might find the summers a little bit intense in central Warsaw. The humid continental climate means that it can get a bit close in July and August and you might prefer to visit in the Easter Holidays instead. Easter in Poland has its own set of fascinating and cultural practices and rituals making it a great time to visit!
Where: There are a number of tour operators offering walking tours of the centre of town. This can be a fascinating way for families to become acquainted with some of the attractions of Warsaw. Be sure also to check out the Copernicus Science Center on the Banks of the River Vistula which has exhibits designed to inspire children's interests in science.
Why: Because Warsaw is a fascinating and beautiful city and one that visitors of all ages should be able to appreciate.