Poland in December: tips for making the most of your winter in Poland Weather in Poland in December In 2020, astronomical winter begins on December 21 with the winter solstice – it’s the day with the fewest hours of sunlight in Poland in the whole year. On a positive note – starting from December 22, the days in Poland get…

Coronavirus regulations and restrictions in Poland Last update: December 1, 2020 Restrictions and regulations in Poland from November 28 to December 27 After public consultations, the government introduced 2 changes to the previously announced regulations: Air connections in Poland update (November 25 – December 8) Quarantine and isolation regulations in Poland What is quarantine? Who is…

Frequently asked questions about COVID-19 quarantine and isolation regulations in Poland What is quarantine? Quarantine is the isolation of a healthy person due to exposure to infection, e.g. after contact with a person suffering from coronavirus. Who is quarantined in Poland? People who are referred for the SARS-CoV-2 virus test. People who have had close contact with…

Kasia Marcinko – a relocation expert – answers some frequently asked questions about health care in Poland and the COVID-19 situation in Poland When you move into a foreign country, one of the necessities is the healthcare service. In Poland, having health insurance is mandatory and also one of the conditions in a visa application…

Spring 2020 in Poland: 6 bank holidays, time change, observances & celebrations  Women’s Day (Dzień Kobiet) The tradition of Women’s Day is not as popular as during communism time in Poland, but still, women usually get flowers or other gifts. St. Patrick’s Day (Dzień Świętego Patryka) Poland also celebrates St. Patrick’s Day – people wear…

Public holidays, observances & traditions in Poland in 2020 and 2021 Public holidays in Poland in 2020 Please note that public institutions, schools, stores in Poland are closed during bank/public holidays (with the exception of some small local stores and gas station stores). In 2020, there are the following public/bank holidays in Poland: Wednesday, January 1,…