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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.
Posted in Short Trips, Warsaw Life
Tagged day trip, Europe, Kampinos National Park, Kampinoski Park Narodowy, Museum, Palmiry, Poland, Polska, walking, Warsaw, Warszawa, winter
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
Posted in Family Holidays, Places of Interest, Short Trips, Travel & Tourism
Tagged Ełk, Hitler, holiday home, makosieje, Mazury, Poland, Polska, Wigry, Wilczy Szaniec, Wolf's Lair, WWII
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
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
Posted in Cycling, Hobbies and Interests, Short Trips, Warsaw Life
Tagged Caledonian Ball, Clootie Dumpling, Cycling, Ledbury, Malvern, Poland, Warsaw, Warszawa