In our shopping section we have a wide range of places to suit your tastes, whether it be glitzy shopping centres, independent stores, ethical shops or second hand shops and scruffy Sunday markets.

Szarlatan: Quaint Old Shop Oozes Nostalgia

Wroclaw is a city steeped in history, something that's very much reflected inside the doors of the iconic antique shop Szarlatan. I first came across this rather magical place on a stroll down Szczytnicka street, and on opening the door I ...

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Christmas Market Takings Estimated At 15 Million zł

Wroclaw's Christmas market has been noticeably more populated this year, and its stall owners are happily reporting a large uptake in business that could see total takings reach as much as 15 million zł. The figure comes from local newspaper Gazeta Wroclawska, who ...

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Christmas Market To Open On Friday

Ready for some mulled wine on the Rynek? It's almost that time of the year again as the Christmas market is just a few days away from opening. The first stalls will start trading on the market square as early as ...

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Marks & Spencer To Close Polish Stores

Wroclaw's two Marks & Spencer stores are to close after the British retailer confirmed its withdrawal from 10 different countries earlier today.  Accroding to BBC News, Marks & Spencer will shut 53 international stores, including all 10 in China, half of its ...

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Magnolia Park Awarded As Poland’s Best Shopping Centre

According to, Magnolia Park has been awarded the title of Poland's best shopping centre. The award was handed to Magnolia Park at the recent PRCH Retail Awards. Following the news the Polish Council of Shopping Centres credited Magnolia Park's ...

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Alma Supermarket Chain On The Brink Of Collapse

Upmarket supermarket chain Alma are fighting to stave off liquidation having gone into administration earlier this month. Problems at the Polish owned supermarket chain first became apparent back in August, when shelves at many of their stores started to look mysteriously ...

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6jan - 31All DayCarnival Season At Alyki(All Day) ul. Powstańców Ślaskich 95 Wroclaw, PolandAlykiEvent:Food Festival
19jan9:30 pmOpen Mic & Jam Session Nights9:30 pm Kazimierza Wielkiego 50, Wroclaw, PolandNietotaEvent:Live Music