A view of one of the gates of the medieval city wall in Choszczno, c.1974.
Typical communist era social housing in the centre of Choszczno. In the foreground is a 'kiosk' - a Polish corner shop, which sells everything from cigarettes and vodka to toilet rolls and tea. Despite the devastation caused by the fighting at the end of the Second World War, Choszczno still has lots to offer the visitor. Attractions include: medieval city wall and gates, Gothic cathedral, numerous historic buildings and a wonderful lake.
Polish name: Choszczno
German name: Arnswalde (Neumark)
Province: Zachodniopomorskie - Western Pomerania (Pommern)
Nearby Villages and Towns: Barlinek; Bierzwnik; Brzezina; Buszkow; Dobiegniew; Dobrzany; Dolice; Drezdenko; Drawno; Drawsko Pomorskie; Glezno; Kalisz Pomorski; Lipiany; Lubiatowo; Mysliborz; Niemiensko; Pelczyce; Plonsko; Przelewice; Pyrzyce; Recz; Sadow; Stare Kurowo; Strzelce; Stargard Szczecinski; Suchan; Swidwin; Wegorzyno; Zatom; Zukow; Zwierzyn.
Local Attractions: Drawa National Park
Closest Airports: Berlin; Poznan; Zielona Gora-Babimost
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