Tag Archives: Hanseatic

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

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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

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Stralsund, (Germany)

“Stralow: Polabian for Arrow”, “Our Town Stralow”, “Stralesund” And yet again back in Germany at only 6 days after the last time. On this occasion, our final destination was Szczecin, city we flew on Friday night but that we left … Continue reading

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Lubeck, (Germany)

“The Former Capital of the Hanseatic League”, “The Queen of the Hanse” Coming to the second day for this weekend trip we headed towards Lübeck from Hamburg, this time to enjoy this incredibly beautiful city and also because my returning flight to London was … Continue reading

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Hamburg, (Germany)

“Roman Treva”, “Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg” With the new year ahead of us, it already becomes the first weekend trip at just days after I returned back to London after spending some days over Christmas and the New Years … Continue reading

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