Stadion Miejski in Wroclaw

Stadion Miejski in Wroclaw

This year the Member of NATO, EU and UN and WTO will be the host country for the 2012 UEFA European Football Championship. Poland is the 8th most populous country in Europe and from June 8, you will see the final tournament hosted in both Poland as well as Ukraine until the 1st July. It is a first time for Poland. The winning team will enter the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup in Brazil. During this time, Gdansk, Poznan, Warsaw and Wroclaw will become really popular amongst tourists. New stadiu... [ read more ]

Traditional Drinks in Poland

Traditional Drinks in Poland

If you do not know by now, the traditional Polish dessert is Gingerbread. The Polish traditional drinks are like Kompot or Compote, Oranzada or Orangeade,  Wodka (Vodka), Piwo (Beer), Nalewki (Liqueurs) and Miod pitny (Mead). Today, we are going to talk about these traditional drinks and while you will be visiting Poland, you might want to try one or a few if not all of them. The first Compotes may contain spices, like cloves and mostly made with fresh or dried fruits. For example, in Polan... [ read more ]

Hel Peninsula in Poland

Hel Peninsula in Poland

Of 34 Kilometers, Hel was the center of the herring trade in the 12th century. The Hel city at the tip of the Hel Peninsula leads you to Pucka Bay and Baltic Sea which are on both its sides. This place has beautiful beaches, where you can rest your toes in soft sands that feels like silk and you can run along the shores where pretty resorts are intermittently located. Many authors, artists, rich professionals come here for a short getaway between the times of WWI and WWII. Jurata has many va... [ read more ]

The Bledow Desert in Poland

The Bledow Desert in Poland

There is an area of 32 square kilometers of sands in the Bledow Desert in Poland. It can also be found in the Klucze village. It is in the Silesian Highlands in the Silesian Voivodeship. Despite only 32 square kilometers, it is still the largest in Central Europe. All thanks to the melting glacier thousands of years ago. From the Middle Ages, 40 meters thick of sand layer, nowadays, there are even occurrence of mirages. Silesian Culture and Recreation Park In this large park of up to 620 h... [ read more ]

Forest Park of Katowice

Forest Park of Katowice

The Katowicki Park Leśny is also the Forest Park of Katowice with a huge land area of 420 hectares. This amazing place is between highways, train tracks, airports, coal mines as well as apartment blocks. This wooded wilderness just does not make you feel you are in Katowice. It is a protected natural Forest park territory including the Valley of Three Ponds. Boar, wild ones, deers can be found through the woods and miles and miles of it contains the marking of trails. If you enjoy the natur... [ read more ]

Skałka and what to see

Skałka and what to see

Want to see the gorgeous riverside sanctuary of Poland? Then you must go to Skałka, Kościół Paulinów, Pauline Church. This is one of the most important religious sites in Krakow. Historically, the King Boleslaw the Bold accused Stanislaw Szczepanski and had him beheaded. The reason was of treason but the king’s family was sort of under a curse and they tried to appease the spirit. Pauline Church was built and the royal family made regular pilgrimages at the church to atone for the mur... [ read more ]