Foodsharing in Warsaw and other cities in Poland: How to stop throwing good food away? What to do with leftover food? Does this sometimes happen at your home: leftovers from lunch? you bought too much fruit and you know you won’t have time to eat it? cans gathering dust at the back of your cupboard? Would you rather share your…

Coronavirus regulations and restrictions in Poland Last update: April 15, 2021 Changes in restrictions announced on April 14, 2021 Restrictions in Poland until April 25, 2021 Other regulations: Changes in the quarantine rules after crossing the Polish border from March 30 (depending on whether the traveler comes from the Schengen Area or from outside). Mandatory 10-day quarantine…

Frequently asked questions about COVID-19 quarantine and isolation regulations in Poland Last update: March 30, 2021 Is quarantine obligatory after crossing the Polish border? Yes, there is an obligatory 10-day quarantine for Polish citizens and foreigners Changes in the quarantine rules after crossing the Polish border from March 30 (depending on whether the traveler comes from the Schengen…

Poland in March: tips for making the most of your spring in Poland Things to do in Poland in March: re-opened science museums, castles to visit, zoos Please note that the restrictions in seleced provinces in Poland are changing – from March 15, shopping malls, hotels, swimming pools, cinemas, theaters, museums, ski slopes are closed…

Public holidays, observances & traditions in Poland in 2021 The list of public/bank holidays in Poland in 2021 In 2021, there are the following public/bank holidays in Poland: Friday, January 1, 2021 – New Year Wednesday, January 6, 2021 – Epiphany Sunday, April 4, 2021 – Easter Monday, April 5, 2021 – Easter Monday Saturday, May…

Maria Oskroba of Pierogi and More cooking school in Warsaw shares her granny Helena’s best pierogi hacks and gives 10 reasons why (almost) everyone loves Polish dumplings The word PIEROGI (pronounced: pyeh-RROH-ghee) derives from an old proto-Slavic word “pir” meaning a feast or merry gathering. No wonder pierogi is a highlight of a traditional Sunday family dinner…