Foreigner’s recount of Polish Christmas (repost 2016)

This is a repost from my archives. I had pretty much the same celebration this year. I am sharing this old post for those of you who might be interested in Polish Christmas traditions with slight edits and additional photos from this year. This was my third consecutive Christmas in Poland with my boyfriend’s family … More Foreigner’s recount of Polish Christmas (repost 2016)

Goodbye 2016

Facebook has been showing me the yearly review video, I’ve been seeing bloggers recounting their 2016 experiences inย blogosphere, so I thought I should recount the highlights of my 2016 as well! ๐Ÿ™‚ Every year, I feel like I am growing tremendously in all aspects of life, and I enjoy the process: perhaps this is what … More Goodbye 2016

The most disappointing travel experiences

We all have our share of disappointing travel stories when something just didn’t work out or our expectations didn’t match the reality. I have few such experiences which were unpleasant or uneventful, much different than I had imagined, and I am sharing them here today. Morskie Oko, Poland Morskie Oko is a stunning lake located … More The most disappointing travel experiences

Motorcycle trip from Poland to Croatia and more: Final parts

[This is a final summaryย of my Euro road trip series. To find and read the previous parts, click here. ] This recount is mostly about our return trip from Dugi Otok island near Zadar, Croatia to home in Lodz, Poland. We only had one sightseeing stop in Slovenia and a night stop in Graz, Austria … More Motorcycle trip from Poland to Croatia and more: Final parts

Motorcycle trip from Poland to Croatia and more: Part 1

I am back from a fantastic motorcycle trip covering many countries to the East and South of Poland that I had wrote about before going here. I went with three people – my boyfriend, Stanislaw, and friends, Justyna and Mateusz. The four of us were on two motorcycles and weย girls were on the passenger seats. … More Motorcycle trip from Poland to Croatia and more: Part 1