My favourite place: Warsaw, Poland
The latest in our historical holiday series finds Chandrika Kaul exploring a rejuvenated and restored eastern European capital
Can I start with a confession? On the (ashamedly) few occasions I have contemplated Poland as a destination for a city break, I have been drawn to the old-world ambience of Kraków. However, as 2018 marked the centenary of Poland declaring its independence from the German, Austrian and Russian empires, it seemed the perfect year to explore the country’s capital. And, as I soon discovered, Warsaw is a revelation.