Events and Festivals in the City of Lodz

Events and Festivals in the City of Lodz

Lodz is one of the biggest towns in Poland and is a versatile city with beautiful parks, historical buildings, shopping places, many restaurants and cafes. The city is at the same time the greenest city in Poland and the place of culture and fun. You can visit the town at any time of the year; you will surely catch a festival or event in the city of Lodz. Apart from this, it might be helpful to know what types of events are being held during the year, so you can easily choose when you ... [ read more ]

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 ]

Have a Wianki Krakow

Have a Wianki Krakow

What we called garlands, for the Poles in Polish they are the ‘Wianki’. This is the largest annual cultural event, with music and also performances. Besides having a competition for the most beautiful wreath amongst the ladies, there are other activities like fortune telling, burning of herbs and jumping over bonfires. The overall impression as well as the use of the artistic elements with a close reference to the tradition are evaluated during the garland competition. A little historica... [ read more ]

Euro 2012 in Warsaw

Euro 2012 in Warsaw

This year, the Capital of Poland, Warsaw will be the host for the largest number of matches at Euro 2012. The UEFA European Soccer Cup is what everyone in the city is counting down to. You can find people at the main entrance of the Palace of Culture and Science in Warsaw, celebrating the 100 days to the day of the tournament. Some of the interesting highlights you can get to see if you are visiting Warsaw during this countdown period is the ‘First UEFA EURO 2012 Wave. This WARSAW WAVE sta... [ 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 ]

Much about Poland

Much about Poland

Before you decide that you would like to visit Poland, maybe it will be useful to know some interesting things about the ninth largest country in Europe - Poland. For example, there is a popular name for dogs in Poland, it is 'Burek' which directly translated to the color browish-grey. In Poland, the birthday is not the most important, but rather a person's name day. There are many natural resources possess by Poland, namely the natural gas, salt, arable land, sulfur, silver, coal, copper, lea... [ read more ]