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Archive for September, 2011

Facebook changes… Posted by on Sep 22, 2011

Hello everyone! Today I wanted to talk a little bit about Facebook and recent changes on it. As many of you know, Facebook has been changing a lot of different things lately, without letting everyone know about it before hand. Some of us do not really care about them, some of us really hate it…

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Golf in Poland Posted by on Sep 21, 2011

Golf has been played in Poland for longer than you might imagine. In the early part of the last century, before the Second World War, there were a couple of 9-hole courses, though these were mainly the preserve of the aristocracy or the army. It wasn’t until 1992, following the end of the communist era…

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Visiting Białowieża! Posted by on Sep 20, 2011

Today I wanted to suggest another great place to visit in Poland. If somebody wants to see a forest the way it was hundreds years ago, they have to visit Białowieża Forest. A visit to Białowieża is a journey to the past when Europe was covered with impenetrable forests (nieprzeniknione lasy). Białowieża Forest is the…

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Remembering September 1939… Posted by on Sep 19, 2011

Just as August will always be remembered as “Polish August” or the month of the Warsaw Uprising, as well as the month when Solidarity was born, the month of September will be associated sadly with the beginning of World War II in Poland. Some may say that since it is more than 70 years after…

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Złota Polska jesień Posted by on Sep 16, 2011

Autumn is one of my favorite seasons with its beautiful colors…I live in the White Mountains, a place known for beautiful, colorful falls…In fact we have so many people visiting during that season, that we call them “the leaf peepers”. They come here to admire bright red, yellow, purple and gold colors.Polish autumn has more…

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Bogusha’s Polish Restaurant & Deli Posted by on Sep 15, 2011

I live in New Hampshire, but unfortunately there are no Polish restaurants or Polish grocery stores close by. So I was really excited when on my day trip to Portland, ME I discovered this little Polish deli and restaurant. The owner – very nice Polish lady – was really friendly. She spoke to my husband…

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Polska?Tak! Posted by on Sep 14, 2011

I was searching you tube videos and here is what I found: Russel Crowe, Robert Duvall, Robert Redford and John Cleese are just some of the stars featuring in a new promotional film made by Poland’s Foreign Ministry. The twelve-minute promo features Morgan Freeman reminiscing about a ravishing Cracovian restaurant and Robert Redford paying tribute…

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