Category Archives: Poland

Springtime in Warsaw

I didn’t really know what to expect on my first visit to Warsaw. My visit was somewhat spontaneous and unplanned, and very short. I guess I was hoping for the best and expecting the worst, as always. But the city

Springtime in Warsaw

I didn’t really know what to expect on my first visit to Warsaw. My visit was somewhat spontaneous and unplanned, and very short. I guess I was hoping for the best and expecting the worst, as always. But the city

Exploring Warsaw’s Neon Museum

Warsaw’s Neon Museum is an incredible and immersive experience. Located in the trendy Praga district, this alternative to more traditional museums is ridiculously fun and always instagram-ready!

Exploring Warsaw’s Neon Museum

Warsaw’s Neon Museum is an incredible and immersive experience. Located in the trendy Praga district, this alternative to more traditional museums is ridiculously fun and always instagram-ready!

Warsaw’s Traditional Milk Bars

Warsaw’s Milk Bars have been an integral part of Polish cuisine for decades. These cafeteria style establishments were first opened during the Communist era, in a time of massive food shortage, to help feed the masses. Nowadays the milk bars still

Warsaw’s Traditional Milk Bars

Warsaw’s Milk Bars have been an integral part of Polish cuisine for decades. These cafeteria style establishments were first opened during the Communist era, in a time of massive food shortage, to help feed the masses. Nowadays the milk bars still

Warsaw’s New Old Town

On a quick glance, Warsaw’s Old Town looks identical to dozens of medieval old towns in dozens of European cities. It follows the same basic formula: colorful and ornate buildings surrounding a central market, with a maze of narrow cobblestone streets between

Warsaw’s New Old Town

On a quick glance, Warsaw’s Old Town looks identical to dozens of medieval old towns in dozens of European cities. It follows the same basic formula: colorful and ornate buildings surrounding a central market, with a maze of narrow cobblestone streets between

Warsaw’s Cool and Gritty Praga District

Warsaw’s Praga District spent decades as a dark and dangerous spot on the map that no decent respectable person would want to visit. Guns, drugs and violence ruled the decrepit streets and only the poorest of the poor lived in the

Warsaw’s Cool and Gritty Praga District

Warsaw’s Praga District spent decades as a dark and dangerous spot on the map that no decent respectable person would want to visit. Guns, drugs and violence ruled the decrepit streets and only the poorest of the poor lived in the

A Rainy Day in Warsaw

If I’m gonna be totally honest, Warsaw is not the most beautiful city. Sure, there are pockets of beauty scattered around the city, but they’re not the obvious kind of beauty. Actually some spots can be downright gritty and gloomy, especially

A Rainy Day in Warsaw

If I’m gonna be totally honest, Warsaw is not the most beautiful city. Sure, there are pockets of beauty scattered around the city, but they’re not the obvious kind of beauty. Actually some spots can be downright gritty and gloomy, especially