It’s the last day of 2017! I just can’t believe it – time flies so fast! But it was fantastic year with more ups than downs and we managed to make few big decisions 🙂 31st December… it’s just perfect time for us to reflect on our resolutions, how much we achieved and think about… Continue reading Bye-bye 2017
Christmas celebrations start in Poland on the 24th December – Wigilia Christmas Eve. Christmas dinner starts as soon as the first star is spotted on sky (which is around 6-7 pm). Before dinner, we share opłatek Christmas wafer and we wish all the best to each other. We leave an extra seat for the unexpected guest – no one should be alone or hungry on Christmas Eve.… Continue reading 10 Polish Christmas Traditions
In Poland the 24th of December is probably the most important day of Christmas. It is known as Wigilia (pronounced vee-GHEE-lee-uh). Everyone puts a lot of effort into the the preparation of the Christmas Eve dinner Kolacja wigilijna. There are traditionally 12 dishes served on the table (referring to the twelve apostles). What can you find there? It depends from… Continue reading The 12 dishes of Polish Christmas Eve
Welcome to Budapest! There is so much to do in here and it can be hard to know where to begin. There is more than one way to discover Budapest… dramatic architecture, fascinating history, Danube, thermal baths (in 1934 Budapest was officially ranked as a “City of Spas”), countless restaurants, bistros, taverns, fast food places (Hungarians love their… Continue reading How to spend 3 days in Budapest?
It’s my 2nd day in Hungary – beautiful landlocked country in central Europe. It’s not my first time here, so I know what to expect 🙂 Wonderful Budapest, rich and spicy food, friendly and hospitable people, and extremely fascinating and tricky language 🙂 Are you ready for the challenge? Let’s start with greetings: Jó napot… Continue reading Travelling to Hungary?
Have you ever been in Poland? Tourists usually travel to Cracow or Warsaw, but trust me, there is much more to see out there. It often makes me laugh when people come back from Poland and they are surprised that we actually have cars, modern houses, shopping centres and the Internet. Well… yes, we do… Continue reading Let’s discover Gdańsk!
Today we are off again… this time we are flying to Poland 🙂 When I come back I promise I will post beautiful pictures and few tips what to see and what to do in Poland. Today I want to share with you recipe for Polish potato pancakes with Dora Cherry twist served in Hungarian way… Continue reading Taste of Poland: potato pancakes