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…

What’s on in Warsaw in May 2020: local businesses offering home deliveries, reopened parks, holidays, celebrations, weather The list of local businesses offering home deliveries in the Warsaw area The listed businesses have been recommended by expats living in Warsaw (thank you the communities of Expats in Warsaw and Warsaw Expats Facebook groups for your input!). Let’s…

Easter in Poland: tones of food, egg tapping game, Polish Water Fight Day Polish Easter traditions: Painted eggs (pisanki ) Adults at home and children at schools decorate hard-boiled eggs in shells: with paints, markers, crayons. During Easter season, you can find in Polish stores and even small delis paints and stickers dedicated to Easter egg decoration.…

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…