Workers’ settlements with characteristic multi-family houses called “familoki” are one of the hallmarks of the Upper Silesian architecture. Interestingly, you can find them both in Katowice, the Silesian capital, in Chorzów or Gliwice, as well as in smaller towns and even in the countryside. Nearly a century old houses can be seen in the Colony “Fryderyk”, in the south of the voivodeship, just near the border with the Czech Republic,. It is true that coal was mined here for only a few years, but the houses have remained.
The Border Meanders of the Oder River are one of the most interesting, protected areas, lying on the banks of the Oder River in the vicinity of Chałupki, at the mouth of the Olza. At this point, the river is unregulated, and its picturesque meanders along with the surrounding meadows and forests form a valuable natural area. The winding riverbed and its immediate surroundings have been reported to the Natura 2000 Network. The local ecological foundation and the local government aim to reconcile the environmental protection and a rational use of the valley.
“Czyżowice Switzerland”, commonly known as” Cha-Cha” is a picturesque forest complex located in the small village of Czyżowice. It is an oasis of peace and tranquility, with lovely hills and ponds. Numerous hiking and biking trails outdoor activities. In winter, you can participate in a sleigh ride, do skiing or sledding. Lovers of country music The Country Picnic attracts lovers of country music, which is held on the Western Ranch.
The Forest Park ˝U Kaczyny” in Rogów not far from Wodzisław Śląski is after all a reception house with halls for many hundreds of guests. But this interesting place is also worth visiting because of the stable situated in the park, which offers, among others, horse riding in the surrounding area, riding in a britzka, and even hippotherapy. In the stable we can be bitten by the horse riding bug during the equestrian activities of the Wodzisław Horse Riding Centre.
Conciliation crosses are very interesting examples of the
functioning of medieval criminal law. A few can be found in
the area of Wodzisław. Two of them are located in the
small village of Rogów. The cross called "Maltese” is
characteristic for its shape. It resembles the Cross of the
Knights of Malta, who were once present in the Silesian
principalities. The other one is distinguished by the fact
that in the course of time, it lost one of the arms.
The palace called Bogumiński Castle stands in Chalupki,
a village located on the southern tip of Silesia, at the
Czech border. The Baroque building, which, nevertheless,
dates back to much earlier times, is situated a few
hundred meters from the border bridge over the Oder
River. For some time, the palace belonged to the
Rothschilds, a famous family of European Jews, whose
name in the nineteenth century was synonymous with
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