Where to find the best pyzy and flaki in Warsaw

Where to find the best pyzy and flaki in Warsaw

Kasia and Jarek just celebrated the third anniversary of Pyzy, flaki gorące — a place where the authentic taste of Warsaw’s street food integrates with locals and foreigners alike, from a kitchen that has only recently moved to the Praga quarter. “When we were opening this bar three years ago,...

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10 things about Poland that might surprise you

10 things about Poland that might surprise you

Every country has its stereotypes: Swedes are tall, blonde vikings, the Scottish all wear kilts, Germans have no sense of humour, and every Australian knows how to surf. Poland is no different. While everyone assumes we drink nothing but vodka, that’s not the full story of our drinking habits —...

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Where to listen to classical music in Warsaw’s historic churches

Where to listen to classical music in Warsaw’s historic churches

If you’re a classical music lover or just want to experience that shiver when the first chord resonates throughout a historic church, put Warsaw on your concerto bucket list. The experience goes beyond listening to music. Here is where you can experience classical concerts in some of Warsaw’s most beautiful...

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Where to celebrate the Assumption of Mary in Europe

Where to celebrate the Assumption of Mary in Europe

August 15 is a big celebration in most European cities. It is a religious event, honouring the Assumption of Mary, and the day is marked with a principal feast of the Blessed Virgin, or the mother of Jesus Christ. The Assumption of Mary is celebrated across Europe, and if you’re...

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Things to do in: Warsaw

Things to do in: Warsaw

Poland’s capital and largest city is a fascinating place for a city break or longer stay, depending on your travel schedule. Filled with museums that capture the city’s tumultuous past, as well as unique neighbourhoods each with their own distinct personality, Warsaw is a haven for culture and history. But...

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The complete guide to: Warsaw travel

The complete guide to: Warsaw travel

Warsaw might have a tumultuous past and gritty exterior, but it won’t take long to be sucked in by the city’s many charms. Poland’s capital offers some of the best food in the country, bars and nightlife to rival any major European city, interesting museums, and beautiful parks and gardens....

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24 hours in: Warsaw

24 hours in: Warsaw

Even if you’ve only got one day in Warsaw, that’s still enough time to cram in a fair amount of sightseeing. Thanks to easy access from the airport to the city centre, you can get downtown with plenty of time to see the sites and dine on dishes like pork...

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