Krakow is a southern Poland city that is close to the Czech Republic border. It has a strong medieval history and remnants of medieval walls are still in existence. This city is Poland’s premier tourist destination, and is known as the culture capital of Poland. Areas of interest include Wawel Royal Castle, Wawel Cathedral, Barbican, and St. Mary’s Church. Krakow has a vibrant nightlife, being home to hundreds of nightclubs.