Many reasons I loved Malta – part 1 (Valetta)

When I stopped writing 2 years ago I wished I would have had an opportunity for visiting Malta. This was postponed for many reasons – no money, no holiday at work, social anxiety (yes, I do not love crowds), being not sure how I would handle high temperatures and so on and so on and so on… I made it though, in low season, for a fraction of high season cost, in unpredictable, sometimes heavy weather, but… this was a marvellous week that I will remember for a very long time!

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Coronavirus and Poland

I know this topic is present virtually everywhere now. And I am absolutely not surprised. Especially here in Europe, where no one really expected that we would be hit so hard. Today I would like to tell you how it looks like in my country, Poland, and why you not only should not travel to Poland, but also – you are not really able to.

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688 days of silence

During the times of Coronavirus pandemic you need to find some things you can do outside of your typical, outdoor, activity. I do not come to the office (working from home), I spend most of time watching TV, cleaning, reading, cooking etc. But I kind of forgot about the pleasures that writing gave me for many years. I am coming back after almost 2 years of silence, but this time I will start with something personal. Something that can be shocking for some, but will surely explain where was I when I was off

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Warsaw’s church towers

Today, I would like to show you some small “photo-walk” that I did in Warsaw over the past few days. I never put enough attention to lots of very nice churches in the city. And I must admit that they are really stunning and they are almost everywhere.

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Poland update: Trade ban on Sundays – tips and workarounds for visitors and expats

Did you know that on some Sundays you might have some problems with shopping in Poland? At the beginning of March 2018, Sunday trade ban was introduced for stores in the whole country. This change does not apply to all Sundays yet, but soon it will be applicable to every Sunday. If you are visiting Poland or you are in a desperate need of buying some stuff on Sunday while in Poland – here are some useful tips for you!

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