5 things you should know about the geography of Poland

5 things you should know about the geography of Poland

Poland is a country with more and more visitors, but many people know very little about it. Poland has an area of ​​312,685 square kilometers and is located in Central Europe with direct access to the Baltic Sea. It has borders with Germany to the west, the Czech Republic and Slovakia to the south, Ukraine and Belarus to the east and Lithuania, the Baltic Sea and Russia to the north. Below we present you 5  things you should know about the geography of Poland including the topography... [ read more ]

Beautiful Parks and Forests in the City of Lodz

Beautiful Parks and Forests in the City of Lodz

If we speak of Poland as a tourist destination, most of the people think of the possibility to travel to Krakow or Warsaw. This large country offers a lot of other wonderful places. Such a gem is the city of Lodz and it’s the surroundings. Lodz is one of the biggest towns in Poland, but has lots of green places in the town and in its surroundings where you can relax of explore the beauties of nature. We are going to present you the beautiful parks and forests in the city of Lodz. ... [ read more ]

Lakes Vacationing in Autumn I

Lakes Vacationing in Autumn I

Amongst the many lakes in Poland, Mazury lake seemed to be very popular for nature lovers. Other than Lake Mamry (Jezioro Mamry in Mazury lake district), Lake Sniardwy (Jezioro Śniardwy in Mazury lake district), you can choose the others from Lake Dabie (Jezioro Dąbie in Szczecin), Lake Lebsko (Jezioro Łebsko), Lake Miedwie (Jezioro Miedwie), Lake Jeziorak (Jezioro Jeziorak), Lake Niegocin (Jezioro Niegocin), Lake Gardno (Jezioro Gardno), Lake Jamno (Jezioro Jamno), Lake Wigry (Jezioro Wigry)... [ read more ]

Lakes Vacationing in Autumn II

Lakes Vacationing in Autumn II

Nature lovers, boaters as well as anglers will also enjoy their time spent here on Lake Jeziorak (Jezioro Jeziorak). Located in the Warmia-Masuria of Poland, this longest lake and the sixth biggest in Poland, Lake Jeziorak offers many attractions. Charming neighborhoods, bays, nooks and villages are worth spending many long hours. It is also a great place for sailing. Lake Niegocin or locally known as Jezioro Niegocin is located on the Big Lakes Trail. It is connected to Lake Kisajno as well as ... [ 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 ]

Winter Activities in Poland

Winter Activities in Poland

Many activities are available in wintertime especially outdoor activities. One of which is making use of the lakes and canals particularly those of the northern parts of Poland. These ice fields originally lakes are so huge and flat and you can find thousands of them including rivers and canals just within that region. The largest lakes are the Mamry, Nidzkie, the Śniardwy, Niegocin and Bełdany. For artificial water bodies next to the dams in the southern parts, they are frozen as well. So... [ read more ]

Holiday Destinations – Beskids

Holiday Destinations – Beskids

One of the more significant towns is the Makow Podhalanski or the Middle Beskid of Sucha Beskidzka and Myslenice. This is a place to escape from the city as it is a series of mountain ranges from Czech Republic, Slovakia, Ukraine and Poland. The Hoverla is the highest amongst the Beskidy. It is more than 2000 metres and can be found at the Chornohora region. If you enjoy walking, or hiking, it is simply a paradise as it has the best blazed rails and very charming mountain huts. Be soaked in ... [ read more ]

On Powdery Snowy Poland

On Powdery Snowy Poland

The town in Jelenia Gora County in the south-west part of Poland has a well-known ski-resort called Szklarska Poreba. Mainly you can do mountain hiking, skiing, and cycling. In the valley of the Kamienna, this is really a budget alternative to the Alps. It has both Alpine and Nordic skiing facilities. Szklarska Poreba is just between Jizera Mountains and the Karkonosze Mountains. It is 1900 feet above the sea level. The maximum vertical is 652 metres and the highest lift is 1362 metres high.... [ read more ]

Central Poland What to See

Central Poland What to See

Other than the two UNESCO World Heritage sites in the Central region of Poland, namely Warsaw and Zamość. You are also recommended to check out the five regional must-see: Łódź, Kozłówka, Raj cave, Żelazowa Wola and Sandomierz. Warsaw is the largest city of Poland, it is also the capital of Poland. As for Zamość at the southeastern Poland, it has its Renaissance town historical city centre added to the UNESCO World Heritage list in 1992. Łódź is the third largest city with a pop... [ read more ]

Masurian Lake

Masurian Lake

In the northeastern lakes of Poland is the region of Masuria with two thousand lakes. It has been included a the New7Wonders of Nature. Other than the forests, this place is great for people who enjoys outdoor activites such as kayaking. Also for those who likes swimming as well as sailing. The ?niardwy being the largest lake of twenty-three meters depth is a must see. Totally there are eight islands. Amongst which are the resort towns namely Pisz, Gi?ycko and Miko?ajki, Ryn, W?gorzewo and I?a... [ read more ]