Why You Should Visit Łódź: Poland’s Most Underappreciated City

When you think of Poland, the first things that come to mind might be the grand historic market squares of Kraków, Torun, and Wrocław, or the hip metropolitan hustle and bustle of Warsaw. But smack bang in the center of this large central European country is a city you have probably never heard of, let alone be able to pronounce correctly. But it is one that you should absolutely visit should you have the time and opportunity to do so. The name of that city is Łódź: surprisingly pronounced, “woodge”.


Manufaktura Panorama, Lódź

Why is Łódź Underappreciated?

Łódź is underappreciated because it’s very different from other Polish cities. Unlike other major tourist destinations in the country, it’s completely lacking in the Medieval history and architecture that draws crowds year upon year.

This is because Łódź came into prominence during the industrial revolutio