• Biebrzanski National Park is one of the four National Parks located in the North-East of Poland, in Podlaskie province. It is famous for being bird sanctuary and for the swamps that cover the area.

  • Public bike system in Warsaw – Veturilo was set up in 2012 as one of the earliest bike systems in Poland, and now is one of the biggest in Europe. Its name derives from Esperanto and means “vehicle” or “means of transport”.

  • Coronavirus in Poland

    by mbogda

    Like in the whole Europe, we now have a second wave of coronavirus. In its worst moments, in Poland, we had about 30 thousand coronavirus cases daily. Now it is much better, but still, it’s about 10 thousand cases per day. In the whole Poland, restrictions have been imposed, but in some regions, there have been recently some relieves.

  • Having conquered Poland in 1939, Hitler already had a plan to conquer USSR on his mind as well. To help him realise this plan, he needed a headquarter close to the USSR border, so that he could efficiently manage the Germany-Russia war. This is when German eyes turned to Prussia, a region that was inhabited mainly by Germans before the Second World War broke out, and the Wolf’s Lair started to be constructed in Gierloz

  • Biskupin is a small village between Poznan and Bydgoszcz. In 1933 Polish archaeologist discovered the remains of a settlement, which turned out to be a settlement of the Biskupin group of the Lusatian culture dated back to the 8th century. It is the best-preserved and one of the most important archaeological sites in Poland.

  • Kornik is a small city located about 25 km south of Poznan. It is famous for a historial castle that was built here in the XIVth century. It is definitely worth a one-day trip from Poznan.

  • Parking in Krakow

    by mbogda

    Krakow is the most popular tourist destination and the most polluted big city in Poland as well. This is best visible during winter, when people warming their homes with coal, making the situation even worse.

  • Parking in Warsaw

    by mbogda

    Warsaw, being the biggest Polish city and the capital of Poland, is one of the most congested cities in Poland. To make things better, Warsaw authorities try to discourage citizens from driving their cars into the city centre, and use public transport instead. One of the ways to make people leave their cars at home, is introducing quite a high parking fares in the city centre.