Useful information for the visitors of Poland

Useful information for the visitors of Poland

Poland is situated in the center of the old continent and in the past few years has become a very popular  tourists destination. The beauty of this country can be admired in the old cities, in the nature reserves and national parks as well that can be found throughout the country. Its center is divided in the low lands found in the north and the high lands. In the south we meet the Tatras and the Carpathians, this being an ideal place for practicing different sports and learning more about ... [ read more ]

Famous Polish desserts: the Szarlotka and the Pierogi

Famous Polish desserts: the Szarlotka and the Pierogi

The Polish kitchen becomes more and more popular in recent times, but the Polish couisine has always been famous for its pastries. We would like to present two famous Polish deserts that you really have to try: the Szarlotka at the Pierogi. The Szarlotka or the Polish apple pie is an indispensable piece of the cake assortment, is the star of the pastry shops and lodges. In winter it is best with whipped cream, in summer with vanilla ice cream. The Pierogi has sweet and savory versions.... [ read more ]

Zubrowka, the famous Polish vodka

Zubrowka, the famous Polish vodka

The most emblematic drink of Poland is the Zubrowka vodka flavored with buffalograss. The buffalograss grows along the Polish-Russian border in the Bielowieza National Park and it is the favorite delicacy of the wild European bison. This is why on the vodkalabel appears this rare type of buffalo. They use 1-2 kilo of to this hand-picked, sun-dried grass to one thousand liter of the 40% alcohol fermented from rye. It offers a pleasant taste, smell and a slight greenish tint to this Polish ... [ read more ]

The Polish cuisine

The Polish cuisine

The Polish cuisine must be loved. It is characterized by simplicity, high quality ingredients and excellent taste. The stormy centuries of the country had a positive impact on Polish cuisine despite of the troubled destiny the country. Because of the constantly changing borders, rulers and allies it is one of the most diverse and inclusive kitchens in Europe. The taste of the Polish food was influenced by German, Russian, French and Hungarian cuisine.   The indispensabl... [ read more ]

Useful information for visitors of Poland

Useful information for visitors of Poland

Poland is a very unique country with many beautiful places. We gathered some useful information for visitors of Poland. The lovers of special objects will find plenty souvenir shops in Poland, with antiques, original objects made by artists and craftsmen. If you want to buy real Polish food, for example real butter, Polish meat products, home made bread, you should go to the market. This has a very old tradition in Poland and it reminds us that we can still buy almost anything here. ... [ read more ]

The history of Wroclaw

The history of Wroclaw

Wroclaw is the fourth largest town in the country in terms of population and history. It is an artistic and decorative city at the intersection of two routes: the Via Regia and the Amber Rout. Wroclaw had excellent conditions for development. The city was first mention in a written document in 1000. The Slezans were the owners of the settlement of the island of Ostrow Tumski at least from the 6th century. We would like to present you the history of Wroclaw. Poland was a milit... [ read more ]

Top 5 architectural tourist attractions in Wroclaw

Top 5 architectural tourist attractions in Wroclaw

Wroclaw can be considered a lucky city as it survived the bombing of the Second World War and the old city center was gradually rebuilt to its original splendor. Alike other major historical towns of Poland, almost every monumental building of the city was rebuilt. Today everything is amazing is Wroclaw, the island of Ostrów Tumski, the Baroque Leopold Hall of the pantheon, and a long list of architectural and artistic wonders. We would like to present you the top 5 architectural tour... [ read more ]

The population of tiny dwarfs in Wroclaw

The population of tiny dwarfs in Wroclaw

Wroclaw in one of those Polish cities that you absolutely have to visit. It is the historical capital of Silesia, an important cultural and scientific center. It is a beloved destination for tourists and business travelers. Wroclaw has many tourist attractions, but today we would like to present the population of tiny dwarfs in Wroclaw. The dwarfs took Wroclaw since 2003, when the Mayor of Wrocław opened an extra room in the Jas house: the Dwarf Museum, which has a miniature sign boar... [ read more ]

Wroclaw as the city of bridges

Wroclaw as the city of bridges

Wroclaw is located in Poland, on both sides of the middle Oder. The city has five rivers: the Oder and four small rivers that flows into the Oder: Bystrzyca, Oława, Ślęza i Widawa. It is the historical capital of Silesia, the fourth largest city in Poland and one of the oldest ones. With its 12 islands and hundreds of bridges it is also called “Lower Silesian Venice” or the “city of bridges”. Before the second World War the town had 303 bridges, but today has 112 main bridges a... [ read more ]

The Royal Castle of Lublin

The Royal Castle of Lublin

Lublin is the biggest city in eastern Poland, the capital of the Lublin voivodship and the ninth largest city in the coutry. Although attracts fewer visitors than Krakow or Warsaw, Lublin is a charming city with many architectural buildings and beautiful tourist attractions. If you consider visiting Poland, we recomand you this marvelous city. We would like to present you one of the most beautiful tourist attractions of the city: the Royal Castle of Lublin.     ... [ read more ]