Poland in April: tips for making the most of your spring in Poland The post cover photo presents Wawel Cathedral and Castle in Kraków, Poland, in spring scenery with blooming magnolia trees. How to help Ukraine (online money donations, collection points in Poland) Online grocery shopping for the Polish Red Cross warehouse The products that…

April 2022 in Warsaw: ideas and tips for making the most of your spring in Warsaw How to help Ukraine  “What is needed” – a website with information on the needs of collection points for Ukrainian refugees in Warsaw The website (https://copotrzeba.pl) contains information on several collection points in Warsaw (including Wola, Ursynów, Mokotów, railway stations,…

Easter in Poland: tones of food, egg tapping game, Polish Water Fight Day Polish Easter traditions: Easter palms (palmy wielkanocne) The Easter “palm” is a symbolic twig prepared before Easter in memory of Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem. The palms are blessed in churches during the celebration of Palm Sunday (Niedziela Palmowa). In 2022, Palm Sunday falls on…

Poland in March: tips for making the most of your spring in Poland How to help Ukraine (online money donations, collection points in Poland) Online grocery shopping for the Polish Red Cross warehouse The products that are needed for Ukraine and for Ukrainian refugees in Poland change and will change in the coming weeks and…

March 2022 in Warsaw: ideas and tips for making the most of your spring in Warsaw How to help Ukraine  Collection point set for donations for Ukrainian refugees The districts of Warsaw, schools, kindergartens, companies etc. organize local collections. For those who want to contribute but do not know where to go, we will publish information…

Public holidays, observances & traditions in Poland in 2022 The list of public/bank holidays in Poland in 2022 In 2022, there are the following public/bank holidays in Poland: Saturday, January 1, 2022 – New Year Thursday, January 6, 2022 – Epiphany Sunday, April 17, 2022 – Easter Monday, April 18, 2022 – Easter Monday Sunday, May…

Out of 516 national parks in Europe, 23 national parks are located in Poland National parks in Poland contain many of the most treasured landscapes, from the majestic mountain ranges to the beaches, ancient forests, lush green valleys. It’s tough to choose which natural wonders in Poland you should visit first. If you’re a lover of the outdoors…

Where are the most beautiful mountains in Poland? Mountains in Poland are, next to the Baltic Sea and lakes, one of the biggest attractions for tourists who value contact with nature. Mountains in Poland include 3 main mountain ranges: Sudetes (Sudety), Carpathians (Karpaty), and Świętokrzyskie Mountains (Góry Świętokrzyskie) and 28 smaller mountain ranges within them. The…