Outside the Central Warsaw Mall

18 Hour Layover in Warsaw

So, what does one do when one has a mandatory layover in Warsaw? One makes the lemons into lemonade. I was recently informed by LOT airlines, the national airline of Poland, that my connection flight...

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Warsaw Uprising Museum

Top 10 Things to Do in Poland

Poland is a country between a rock and a hard place and has suffered terribly for this geographical inferiority. I was fortunate to study here in 1998, in Wroclaw. Beer was fifty cents and train...

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Zywiec- the national beer of the Poles

Eat Local! The Foods of Poland

[ad#adsense:vertical/no outline] You don’t think that former soviet block countries have much to offer in terms of culinary arts besides great vodka, well some may agree but I was pleasantly surprised by the variety and...

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Is this truck seriously telling the world how wide it is via the doxie scale?

OMG, it's a Wiener Dog in…Poland

In my 2nd installment of OMG, it’s a Wiener Dog in…., I want to feature my favorite long dogs in my favorite country, Poland. In Poland the dachshund is so revered, they hold a doxie...

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Wawel Castle (Krakow)

Photos of Krakow, Poland

Krakow is the most beautiful city in Poland. It’s central square square is unmatched, it has one of the oldest universities in Europe, and thanks to luck, it was not destroyed during WWII.

Auschwitz Camp-originally the women's camp

Auschwitz Concentration Camp

Going to Auschwitz and its sister camp, Auschwitz-Bikenau is a extremely painful experience. The first time I went was in 1998 and returned again in 2007. To get to camps, you must go by way...

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