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Sobków Castle

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Sobków Castle is situated by the Nida River. It was founded in the 16th century and over the centuries, it was destroyed many times. The castle is also known as Fortalicja Sobkowska and was built by Stanislaw Sobek, in 1560-1570. The castle is surrounded by a rectangular wall, with towers in each corner. Inside the walls the castle once stood. The …

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Opinogóra and Arkadia

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For all those living near Warsaw, Opinogóra and Arkadia are perfect places for a day trip. Opinogóra, is situated some 8 km east of Ciechanow; the Museum of Romanticism in Opinogóra. The museum is placed in a former palace complex of Krasińscy family.  Palace of Opiniogóra, located at the back of an old mansion was used to entertain guests invited …

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