Żelazowa Wola – the Birthplace of Frederic Chopin, and… one of the most beautiful parks in Poland Whether you love classical music and Frederic Chopin compositions or not, the Żelazowa Wola village is the must on your “to visit list” in Poland (especially if you live in Warsaw – it’s just 55 km or Łódź…

Things to do in Warsaw in winter 11-meter ice hill at the National Stadium – a great alternative to sledding Photo source: Zimowy Narodowy Location: PGE National Stadium, Al. Ks. J. Poniatowskiego 1 Street (Praga). Website in English. Go skiing in Warsaw in Ochota Photo source: www.gorka-szczesliwicka.com Location: Górka Szczęśliwicka, Drawska 22 Street (Ochota). Website and…

Halloween: kids-friendly events in Warsaw Thursday, October 26 Farbą Umazane – culinary workshop & art workshop – “Fly Painting Apparatus” Location: Boremlowska 55a Street (Praga). 5 pm, 30 PLN. Facebook event in Polish. Little Chef – cooking Halloween workshop Location: Rejtana 15 Street (Mokotów). 6 pm, 75 PLN. Age: 4-10. Booking: click here. Facebook event…

Palace of Culture and Science Pałac Kultury i Nauki Love it or hate it, the Palace of Culture and Science is a symbol of Warsaw. For many Polish people, it’s also a symbol of Soviet domination (there are even occasional calls for the Palace to be demolished) or a representation of ugly architecture that destroyed…