Poland Highlight

Before I continue with Czech‘s adventures, I’d like to talk about what we took with us from Poland:   What made the most impression on us was really the down-to-earth and friendly people of Poland, who went out of their way to help a stranger (this is not very common in Europe). They are certainly not reserved…

Katowice – You are a beauty!

The train finally arrived at 23h50 as scheduled and we got on and made our way to Katowice the last city in Poland where we will be taking a connecting train to Czech Republic. We shared a carriage with some young couple who spoke a little bit of English and after establishing our destinations (small…

Warszawa…what can I say?

Countryside from Gdańsk on the way to Warszawa is beautiful like in most countries. Greenery all over and fields layered with the beauty of wild flowers and whatever crops they grow at that time of the year. Locals were busy tending their crops as we passed by on a hot sunny day. It seemed like…

Gdańsk, the city

After soaking in the tub for I don’t know how long and coming out lazily, nicely refreshed and absolutely famished, we went looking for dinner.  Gdańsk is a beautiful and old city with such a friendly and carefree flair, with a population of about 455 830. It is the region’s calling card because of the two…

I bathed in Poland

…continuing, let’s talk about travel After twenty-one hours on the ferry, we finally arrived in Gdynia. Now, we had to find accommodation for the night but our first challenge was to get out from the port to the city. A bit of a less than average customer services from Finnlines, as we had to wait…