COVID-19 vaccination in Poland Last update: January 22, 2021 COVID-19 vaccination in Poland – news & updates Vaccination schedule in Poland – first quarter of 2021 The order of coronavirus vaccinations Following the above phases, also foreigners who reside in Poland (persons with the right to permanent or temporary residence) will be vaccinated. The same…

Coronavirus regulations and restrictions in Poland Last update: January 22, 2021 COVID-19 vaccination in Poland Click here to read more in our post on the covid vaccine in Poland (including schedule, info for foreigners living in Poland, the order of coronavirus vaccinations, updates, application & registration process, privileges for the vaccinated person). Restrictions in Poland until…

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…

Frequently asked questions about COVID-19 quarantine and isolation regulations in Poland New restrictions – quarantine for people coming to Poland until January 31 Quarantine (10 days) for people coming to Poland with ‘organized transport’ (all means of mass transport, such as planes, buses, trains), also from countries belonging to the Schengen area. Quarantine will not apply to persons who…

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…

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…

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,…