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Magical Christmas Markets in Poland Posted by on Dec 22, 2019

So many people talk about European’s Christmas Markets. And yes, Poland has many amazing ones! Beautiful Christmas lights, gigantic Christmas trees, tasty local food, mulled wine and gingerbread, a beautiful ice rink, original and handmade Christmas gifts, Christmas concerts. These are the ingredients for your next  Christmas holiday in Poland, with family, with friends, alone or…

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Is U.S. visa waiver program in near future for Poland? Posted by on Sep 24, 2019

The fact that Poland, a major ally of the US, still does not enjoy visa-free travel to the US has been an irritation to the Polish side for some years. However, the number of visa applications refused has fallen sharply over the past few years. The American embassy in Warsaw launched a campaign in April…

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Can you fly with your pets to Poland? Posted by on Jul 9, 2019

Poland is a quite welcoming country, both to people and animals (check this out )! So if you are planning longer vacation or moving to Poland, you don’t have to be separated from your pet. You really should not have much trouble in taking your furry friend with you, just make sure you comply with…

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Riding a bicycle in Poland – what do you have to know? Posted by on Aug 31, 2018

We usually take our bike from the garage or basement  when we notice that the temperature outside is warm enough not to freeze us during the ride. Other times we do it when we decide to change our lifestyle and start living a healthier life by doing exercise – a bike seems like a good…

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What is in your toiletry bag? Toiletries in Polish Posted by on Jul 22, 2018

Any time we travel – we pack a bag of toiletries. What is in your bag? How to buy something you are missing when traveling? How to ask to borrow something in a Polish language? This list should help you name most of the possible items you may pack in your toiletry bag! toothbrush – szczoteczka…

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How stressful can traveling without knowing the language be? Posted by on Jun 29, 2018

Learning a new language can significantly help you manage day-to-day stress. Why is it important to consider learning a new language from a health perspective? Well, the World Health Organization has declared stress to be a health threat for the 21st century. In their report on stress in the workplace, the WHO identifies stress-related causes as…

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Train and bus traveling in Poland Posted by on Apr 26, 2018

Flying is fun (not for everyone though) and fast way to travel. But sometimes you just have to take a train or a bus. You don’t have to be at the station a few hours before and you can take so many things with you – many that you are not allowed to take on…

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