Oświęcim

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The Festival of Taste of Lesser Poland is the unique culinary heritage of the region involving regional, traditional, local and organic products. Fairs of local products and the accompanying competitions for the producers of regional specialties are organised every summer in Kraków, Wieliczka, Wadowice, Oświęcim, Tarnów, Nowy Targ, Nowy Sącz and Miechów.

The „Carp Route”, located in a Carp Valley, Małopolska province, covers the historical fish-farming area spreading for hundreds of hectares along the valleys of the Vistula and Skawa Rivers. Located in Oświęcim and Wadowice district, consists of seven communes: Zator, Przeciszów, Osiek, Polanka Wielka, Brzeźnica, Spytkowice, Tomice. The main goal of the „Carp Route” is promotion of the fish farming, which has been run here since 13th and 14th centuries, and it’s products, in particular carp.