Warsaw parks and gardens: discover green Warsaw and enjoy the beauty of nature 1. Łazienki (The Royal Łazienki Garden) A must-see on your Warsaw bucket list Amazing during each season – kids can collect chestnuts and colorful leaves during fall, build a snowman and ride a sled during wintertime, feed squirrels in spring, and lie on…

Charity stores & non-profit organizations in Warsaw where you can donate used clothes, shoes, toys, books Smile Warsaw Smile Warsaw is a group of volunteers from many different countries who support homeless people in Warsaw.   Facebook Warsaw Volunteer Mission The Foundation passes the donated items on to families in need. www.wvm.org.pl +48 728 442…

What to do in Warsaw with children: November 9-12, 2018 The list of family-friendly weekend events in Warsaw If you like this post, subscribe to Kids in the City free weekly Newsletter in English – each Thursday you will receive an email with the list of family-friendly events in Warsaw for the upcoming weekend:  …

Events and things to do in Warsaw on November 11 and November 12, 2018  A bank holiday – Independence Day (Święto Niepodległości) The anniversary of Poland’s independence in 1918. Since this year Poland celebrates 100 years of independence, there will be many exhibitions, concerts, events in Warsaw and all over Poland (including very popular in…

November 1, 2018 in Warsaw – essential info A bank holiday in Poland – All Saints’ Day (Wszystkich Świętych)  People visit cemeteries to light candles and lay flowers (chrysanthemums like on the background picture above) on the graves of their family and friends. Often they travel long distances, in general, there is an increased traffic,…

Events and things to do in Warsaw in October 2018 Warsaw Festival of Culture “No Barriers” (Warszawski Festiwal Kultury bez Barier) Different locations in Warsaw. All the Festival events are fully accessible to disabled people. Click here to read more in Polish. Facebook event in Polish. Avant Art Festival Different locations in Warsaw. International Festival…

Things to do with kids in Warsaw: October 12-14, 2018 The list of family-friendly weekend events in Warsaw If you like this post, subscribe to Kids in the City free weekly Newsletter in English – each Thursday you will receive an email with the list of family-friendly events in Warsaw for the upcoming weekend  …

Żelazowa Wola – the Birthplace of Frederic Chopin, and… one of the most beautiful parks in Poland Whether you love classical music and Frederic Chopin compositions or not, the Żelazowa Wola village is the must on your “to visit list” in Poland (especially if you live in Warsaw – it’s just 55 km or Łódź…

Palace of Culture and Science Pałac Kultury i Nauki Love it or hate it, the Palace of Culture and Science is a symbol of Warsaw. For many Polish people, it’s also a symbol of Soviet domination (there are even occasional calls for the Palace to be demolished) or a representation of ugly architecture that destroyed…

Things to do with kids in Warsaw: September 8-9, 2018 The list of family-friendly weekend events in Warsaw If you like this post, subscribe to Kids in the City weekly Newsletter in English – each Thursday you will receive an email with the list of family-friendly events in Warsaw for the upcoming weekend   Saturday,…