Spring 2019 in Poland: 6 bank holidays, time change, observances & celebrations  Last day of carnival, Śledzik (herring night), Ostatki (last days of carnival, Shrovetide Tuesday) The last chance to party (typically with drinking and music) before the start of Lent (which doesn’t mean there are no parties during Lent in Poland, just not as…

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Things to do in Warsaw this Christmas season Winter illuminations in Warsaw in 2018/2019 season Winter illuminations and shows – the Multimedia Fountain Park Location: Skwer Dywizji Pancernej (the area between the Old Town and Vistula), free entrance. Starting from December 8, the holiday illuminations at the Fountain Park will be on every day from…

Events and things to do in Warsaw in November 2018 A bank holiday in Poland – All Saints’ Day (Wszystkich Świętych)  People visit cemeteries to light candles and lay flowers on the graves of their family and friends. Often they travel long distances, in general, there is an increased traffic, especially close to the biggest…

Events and things to do in Warsaw on November 11 and November 12, 2018  A bank holiday – Independence Day (Święto Niepodległości) The anniversary of Poland’s independence in 1918. Since this year Poland celebrates 100 years of independence, there will be many exhibitions, concerts, events in Warsaw and all over Poland (including very popular in…

November 1, 2018 in Warsaw – essential info A bank holiday in Poland – All Saints’ Day (Wszystkich Świętych)  People visit cemeteries to light candles and lay flowers (chrysanthemums like on the background picture above) on the graves of their family and friends. Often they travel long distances, in general, there is an increased traffic,…