This border city has shaken off its former Iron Curtain tag and regained its historic stature while also providing visitors with some fine dining options.
Project ‘Floating Garden’ is creating a network of canals, parks and leisure zones on an island in the Oder.
You probably didn’t know
Szczecin’s Pionier is the world’s oldest cinema still in operation.
Suggested reading and viewing
To read: The Captive Mind (Czeslaw Milosz, international edition 1990). To watch: the 2014 Polish comedy Kobiety bez wstydu (Women Without Shame) was filmed in Szczecin.