Wed, Feb 3 - Thu, Feb 4 1. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Every room at this hotel is air conditioned and features a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. You will find a kettle in the room. The rooms are equipped with a private bathroom.
Virtual Shtetl website
Uniwersytet w Białymstoku
Disclosure: This post probably contains affiliate links. If you click on one, I may make a small commission. Of course, this will come at no extra cost to you and helps keep this site running. Thanks to the different things to do in Bialystok, what started as a transit stop turned out to be an endearing, underrated destination. Poland is still very much a country full of spots unseen and unheard of by the majority of international tourists. This is interesting as the city had quite the late start, being only notably settled in the 14th century.
History of the Jews in Białystok
During the years —, the first brick church and a beautiful castle, on a rectangular plan with two floors, in the Gothic - Renaissance style, was built by Job Bretfus. In he died childless, thus Bialystok came under the management of his widow. In the years — Bialystok was managed by governors of Tykocin. In it was given to Stefan Czarniecki as a reward for his service in the victory over the Swedes. Four years later, as a dowry of his daughter Aleksandra who married Jan Klemens Branicki , thus passing into the hands of the Branicki family.
In the 14 th century, the area of current Podlasie, which earlier had been fought over by Lithuania, Poland, and Ruthenia, remained under the Lithuanian rule. In the middle of the 15 th century, the village became the property of Boyar of Samogitia Jakub Raczek Tabutowicz, who erected the first manor house in the settlement. In , it was granted to Stefan Czarniecki as a symbol of gratitude for his military services. A town charter dating to issued by King August II, preserved to this day, is considered to be a confirmation of a town privilege granted earlier. In the years , there was a theatre operating in the Branicki mansion.