Castles on eagle’s nests trail

There is an area in Poland called Jura Krakowsko – Częstochowska. It lays between Krakow and Czestochowa. Because of many rocks and hills it had strategic meaning for Polish dukes who built there a lot of castles. About hundred years ago touristic trail from one castle to another was created and called Trail of the Eagle’s Nests. We visited almost […]

Our favourite castle in Mazovia

We’ve never traveled in Mazovia. We’ve always prefered longer trips. But the castle in Czersk is the place we saw several times and never got bored. Maybe it’s because I really love this kind of castles 🙂 In the Middle Ages Czersk (near Warsaw) was a seat of Mazovian Dukes and the capital of Eastern Mazovia. Later it became a […]

Royal water in Mazovia

When we couldn’t travel far away and had to spend time near Warsaw, we realized that we didn’t know that area at all! So we got in our home-car and just drove. First stop was in Czersk where there is a beautiful castle from the 15th century (I love old castles!) –> post about it 🙂 The next stop was […]

Angels in Bieszczady Mountains

There is a song of Polish band ‘Stare Dobre Małżeństwo’ (literally Old Good Marriage) which sais about angels living in Bieszczady Mountains. You can listen to it on YT if you want to. Here there’s its text excerpt translated into English: ‘Bieszczady angels, angels of Bieszczady, You’re full of joy and good weather, Bieszczady angels, angels of Bieszczady, Once their […]

Poland in a nutshell

We are beginning our trip in Poland which is our home country. We’re planning to see little-known places and focus on nature. It’s our favourite style of travelling. Now, when sightseeing and visiting popular places is very limited, it sounds like a perfect way of spending time 🙂 Today we’d like to share with you some important or just interesting […]