Beaches of Warsaw

Beaches in Warsaw - recreational areas outlined for sunbathing in Warsaw, Masovian Voivodeship; in Poland.

The Beaches in Warsaw began to be popular with sunbathing during the interwar period of the 20th century. In around the Miedzeszyński Embankment (Wał Miedzeszyński) functioned a popular beach area, this included the Beach of the Kozłowski Brothers (Plaża Braci Kozłowskich) and the Poniatówka urban beach - both of which had wooden pavilions and changing rooms.[1] The modern functional beaches in Warsaw were featured in National Geographic's Top Urban Beaches in the World.[2]

The modern twenty first century functioning beaches in Warsaw are (from north to south):

In 2014, due to the increasing popularity of urban beaches the City of Warsaw launched a night tram line from the Poniatowski Bridge.[9]


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  2. "Beaches in the Centre of Warsaw". WP. Retrieved 12 October 2015.
  3. "Beach by Skłodowska Curie Bridge". Wyborcza. Retrieved 12 October 2015.
  4. "Żoliborz Beach". Żoliborz. Archived from the original on 26 April 2014. Retrieved 12 October 2015.
  5. "Home Page". La Playa. Retrieved 12 October 2015.
  6. "Saska Kępa Beach". Urząd Miasta Warszawa. Retrieved 12 October 2015.
  7. "Ferry Crossings In Warsaw". ZTM. Retrieved 12 October 2015.
  8. "Wilanów Beach". Wilanów. Retrieved 12 October 2015.
  9. "Tramwaje". ZTW. Retrieved 12 October 2015.
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