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Bedzin Castle

Bedzin Castle (ul. Świerczewskiego 15 Bedzin) — located in the town of the same name, this castle goes back to the 14th century.  A previous wooden fortification existed here, but was burned down by the Mongols in 1241.  In 1358, Casimir the Great (1333-1370) replaced that structure with the current (still-standing) stone-based one.  At the […]

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About Polonia

Poland is best known for its place in history as being a country under constant occupation from one foreign force or another. A large Eastern European country that was wedged between two powerful countries during the 20th century (Germany and Russia), Poland was ruled by local monarchs (the Jagiellonian dynasty) for much of the Middle […]