April 2021 in Warsaw: ideas and tips for making the most of your spring in Warsaw Warsaw in bloom: best places in the Warsaw area to admire magnolias, Japanese sakura cherries, rhododendrons blossom After long months of autumn and winter, Warsaw can be perceived as a grey and rainy city;) Fortunately, in spring, the city comes alive with…

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…

Poland in February: tips for making the most of your winter in Poland Weather in Poland in February The average temperature in February in Poland is still below 0 (-0,3°C / 32°F). On a positive note – February is the least rainy month in Poland. The average rainfall level in Poland in February is 31 mm.…

February 2021 in Warsaw: ideas and recommendations for making the most of your wintertime in Warsaw Ice skating rinks re-opened in February in Warsaw An outdoor ice rink in Praga, at Plac Konesera (re-opened from February 12) Location: Plac (square) Konesera, Centrum Praskie Koneser (Praga). Opening hours: 10 am – 10 pm (75 min-sessions and 15-min breaks,…

Winter in Warsaw: festive illuminations, lights, and decorations in Warsaw during 2020/2021 winter season The post features 4 locations in Warsaw: winter illuminations on Warsaw’s streets (“The Royal Route”), the illuminations festival in Wilanów, Multimedia Fountain Park, and Łazienki Royal Garden. Holiday illuminations, a Christmas tree, and lights on Warsaw’s streets December 5, 2020 – February…

Poland in January: tips for making the most of your winter in Poland Weather in Poland in January January is the coldest month in Poland. The average temperature in January in Poland is -1,5°C / 30,2°F. The average rainfall level in Poland in January is 37 mm. The Polish name for January – styczeń –…

January 2021 in Warsaw: ideas and recommendations for making the most of your wintertime in Warsaw Winter illuminations in Warsaw in January 2021 Winter illuminations in Łazienki Royal Garden Winter illuminations in Łazienki Królewskie are located in the part of the park called Aleja Chińska/Chinese Avenue (from the gate at Agrykola Street to the gate at Gagarina Street).…

December 2020 in Warsaw: tips, ideas, and recommendations for making the most of your time in Warsaw Things to do in Warsaw during Christmas (December 24-27, 2020) Christmas mass in English in Warsaw December 24, Christmas Eve Special Christmas midnight mass (pasterka) in English In every church in Poland, there is a special, very ceremonial…

Christmas in Poland: traditions, family, and… food Christmas Eve in Poland (Wigilia), December 24 Christmas Eve Dinner – kolacja wigilijna – is the most important Christmas celebration in Poland. Christmas Eve Dinner starts in the late afternoon or in the evening, depending on a family (some people visit 2 or even more families during Christmas…

Christmas Markets in Poland Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Christmas markets in the largest Polish cities have been canceled and will not be held in the 2020/2021 season. Below you will find photos and information about Christmas markets in Poland in the previous season. 2019/2020 winter season Poland is already getting into the holiday spirit.…