Opole (German: Oppeln, Czech: Opolí) - a city with poviat rights in south-western Poland and the capital of the Opolskie Voivodeship. Situated on the Śląska Lowland by the Odra River. The city has about 128 thousand inhabitants.
Opole is a medium-sized city located in the south of Poland near the border with the Czech Republic and Germany. It covers an area of 96 km2.
Opole is a highly-developed academic center in which every year 32,000 students study at 6 Opole universities. These are: University of Opole, Opole University of Technology, High School of Bogdan Janski, College of Management and Administration, State Medical Vocational School, College of Banking.
In Opole it's worth seeing:
- Opole market,
- famous Krakowska street,
-Ignacy Daszyński square,
- fountain "Ceres",
-Avenue of Stars Polish Festival of Songs,
-Opole town hall,
-Cathedral Basilica of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross,
- and many other beautiful monuments and places.
...it was a really great time when we visited Opole:)