Category Archives: Short Trips

Short trips such as weekend visits

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An Old Friend Missed!

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Cheese Sandwiches and a Flask of Barszcz

Bright sunshine today drew me to the Kampinos National Park (Kampinoski Park Narodowy) to test my knee (injured in the autumn) on a 14km hike in the snow in temperatures a little below freezing.

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First Guests at Makosieje 18

In late October Katharine, Neil and I were delighted to be the first guests in Jonathan and Aneta Steer’s new holiday home at Makosieje near Ełk in Mazury, the Polish Lake District.  Ełk, which has 60,000 inhabitants, is the major … Continue reading

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On the road (again).

We appear to have just seen the arrival of spring here in Warsaw. I’ve dusted off my bikes and had a couple of pleasant cycle rides. However, this only the beginning of my travels – I fly off to Tangier … Continue reading

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Wrap Up

Just a quick wrap up to round out the year – dumplings, cycling, visits to UK and visitors in Poland. The Famous Clootie Dumpling Rembering my grandmother’s Clootie Dumplings, which were generally served around Xmas time, I looked out a … Continue reading

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