Category Archives: Poland

Malbork, (Poland)

“Civitas Beatae Virginis”, “Royal Prussia” An unexpected visit to what’s been for a while in the back of our ears: Malbork and its fascinating Teutonic castle. The reason is simple, since we’ve pretty much been to almost every possible important … Continue reading

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Gdansk, Sopot and Gdynia, (Poland)

“Neither rashly, nor timidly”, “The Tricity by the Baltic Sea” A bit over 5 years have passed since our first and only time in this beautiful city by the Baltic Sea, now glad to return and enjoy the same or … Continue reading

Posted in 01. Europe, 04. June, 08. September, 2012, 2017, Eastern Europe, Poland, Short Trips | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Katowice and Auschwitz, (Poland)

“Little Paris”, “One of the newest cities in Poland”, “Heart of Industrial Poland” After many years trying to find a good deal to this part of Poland, either Krakow or Katowice in order to finally reach Auschwitz, it came when less … Continue reading

Posted in 01. Europe, 03. March, 2017, Eastern Europe, Poland, Short Trips | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Krakow, (Poland)

“Royal Capital City of Kraków”, “The Polish Athens”, “The Polish Mecca” Almost 8 years have passed since my first and only time in this beautiful city, yet my opinion and judgement has not changed but turned to even better. Now after this … Continue reading

Posted in 01. Europe, 03. December, 03. March, 2009, 2017, Eastern Europe, Poland, Short Trips | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Opole, (Poland)

“Historical capital of Upper Silesia” Another weekend flying to Wroclaw after a year we went there, yet with a different reason this time which was reaching Opole, 100 kilometres to the southeast. Not a city of special importance or any great sights, but … Continue reading

Posted in 01. Europe, 10. October, 2015, Eastern Europe, Poland, Short Trips | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Torun, (Poland)

“City of Copernicus”, “City of Angels”, “Gingerbread City” Our second stop over for this weekend brought us to the beautiful historical city of Toruń. Not only famously known to be the birthplace of astronomer Copernicus, but more important, it is the … Continue reading

Posted in 01. Europe, 07. July, 2015, Eastern Europe, Poland, Short Trips | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Szczecin, (Poland)

“Latin Stetinum”, “Szczecin Jest Otwarty: Szczecin is Open” An irresistible flight deal on what would have been otherwise a weekend without any trip planned so far. We only booked those tickets 7 weeks before the actual flight, plus considering this was the … Continue reading

Posted in 01. Europe, 06. June, 2015, Eastern Europe, Poland | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Wroclaw, (Poland)

“Wrotizlava”, “Sigillum civitatis Wratislavie”, “Breslau”, “Historic Capital of Silesia” After quite a long time since the last time I’ve visited Poland, exactly 2 years ago with a weekend trip to the Christmas Markets of Warsaw, it was great this time to … Continue reading

Posted in 01. Europe, 10. November, 2014, Eastern Europe, Poland, Select by Continent, Short Trips | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment