Staropolska name of the Cathedral Island is an island cathedral. It is the oldest historical part of Wrocław, established on an area of several crossings over the river Oder. Its main element is the cathedral of St. Nicholas. John the Baptist. Great Gothic building, is the most important Wroclaw temple, also known as Mother Churches Slaskie, and its high towers with distinctive pointy helmets for centuries adorn the skyline. The island has an extremely valuable collection of ancient churches and collegiate, which passed by a great many changes and reconstructions. It is worth mentioning the Collegiate Church of St.. Cross and St. Bartholomew, one of the few churches in Poland duplex. There is also the Archbishop's Palace, the seat of Wrocław Archdiocesan Metropolitan and the Museum of the Book store Henrykowska from the thirteenth-fourteenth century with the first sentence written in Polish. Former castle, who gave birth to the city, is also one of the favorite places for walking and recreation of Wroclaw. This is the right place for an afternoon stroll or a romantic encounter encounter for two, in the glow of gas lanterns, supported by a real lighthouse keeper. Tumski Bridge is decorated with hundreds of padlocks zostawionych there for couples in love. Beautiful view of the Oder and Wrocław bridges, including most impressive - Grunwald Bridge - complement the unique atmosphere of this most charming area of Wrocław.