Summer 2020 in Poland: 2 bank holidays, 2 shopping Sundays, observances & celebrations    Children’s Day  Kids receive gifts. Schools and kindergartens host special events for kids – picnics, concerts, games, sports competitions, etc. There are many events for children organized all over Poland by the city authorities, institutions, theaters, restaurants. Let’s see what will…

6 springtime vegetables you must try while they are in season in Poland After months of winter root vegetables and frozen or canned veggies, spring in Poland welcomes us with first fresh local treasures. In Polish they have a special name – ‘nowalijki’ – bringing something new. Don’t miss them! Some of the vegetables come…

Schools and families during the coronavirus pandemic: challenges of online education Schools across Poland are closed and have moved to online education. They are offering virtual classrooms where students can attend live classes, videos prepared by the teachers or assignments for students to do at home. The world has never seen this many children out…

Summertime vegetables you must try while they are in season in Poland Broad bean (bób) – iconic vegetable in Poland Connoisseurs of broad beans (and there are many of them in Poland!) are counting down the days in June when the broad beans are available on the stalls in Poland. And the broad bean season in Poland…

Sunday trade ban in Poland and shopping Sundays in Poland in 2020 and 2021. Public holidays in Poland in 2020 and 2021 Stores in Poland can be open only on selected Sundays. Starting from 2020, shopping Sundays will be on the following days: two Sundays immediately before Christmas Day; one Sunday immediately before Easter; the last…