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Day trip to Zakopane

In this post, I introduce seven essential considerations for organising a day trip from Kraków to Zakopane, the heart of the Tatra Mountains. Treat this as your essential ‘checklist.’ While…

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From Warsaw To Vilnius by Train

Years ago, during the communist era, direct trains ran from Warsaw to Vilnius, routing through Grodno and Belarus. These services were discontinued before the fall of communism due to low…

Read full story «Getting to Wolf’s Lair»

Getting to Wolf’s Lair

Die Wolfsschanze… or the Wolf’s Lair. The WWII military headquarters of Hitler and other leaders of the Third Reich. It is the place where the heart of the Third Reich…

Read full story «Hiking to Morskie Oko»

Hiking to Morskie Oko

Morskie Oko is an incredible lake situated in the Tatra Mountains near Zakopane, in the southern area of Poland. It’s a popular destination for hikers and nature lovers alike and…

Read full story «Getting from Poland to Lithuania by Train»

Getting from Poland to Lithuania by Train

Years ago, during the communist era, direct trains ran from Warsaw to Vilnius, routing through Grodno and Belarus. These services were discontinued before the fall of communism due to low…

Read full story «How to find your perfect Airbnb place»

How to find your perfect Airbnb place

Much has been written about travelling with Airbnb, or any other similar platform for that matter. Generally, however, these are just general articles, written by people who may … or…