ROMAN BATHS, TEA WITH MR. DARCY, WIGS AND A SWIM IN AN OPEN AIR ROOF POOL- ONLY IN BATH

The ancient city of Bath which was founded by the Romans in 1st century AD is a must-visit not only because it is the only place in the UK where you can swim in a natually mineral rich thermal water but also because it will make you feel as if you had stepped back inContinue reading “ROMAN BATHS, TEA WITH MR. DARCY, WIGS AND A SWIM IN AN OPEN AIR ROOF POOL- ONLY IN BATH”

GOLUB-DOBRZYŃ CASTLE AND THE PUNISHMENT OF THE KNIGHT

There is something truly magical about castles. For years I have been drawn to them, I love the way they look, the way they transport me back into the past, even the way they smell, giving its chambers a unique, raw atmosphere with old furniture and the light sneaking through the little windows. No wonderContinue reading “GOLUB-DOBRZYŃ CASTLE AND THE PUNISHMENT OF THE KNIGHT”

GRUDZIĄDZ- THE CITY ON THE VISTULA RIVER AND MY BIRTHPLACE

For many people, Grudziądz is just another city in northern Poland but for me it’s not just a city, it is a place where I was born (a few years ago 😉 and which I often visit when I come to Poland from my daily adventures in England. The main square is lined up withContinue reading “GRUDZIĄDZ- THE CITY ON THE VISTULA RIVER AND MY BIRTHPLACE”

GINGERBREAD CHRISTMAS IN TORUŃ

Christmas in Poland can be truly magical. Over the last 14 years of living in England I only had a chance to spend a few of them back in my hometown in Chełmża and visiting Toruń during that festive time became a sweet tradition. This time, however, I decided to do something I have alwaysContinue reading “GINGERBREAD CHRISTMAS IN TORUŃ”

THE HEALING POWERS OF SALT- ONLY IN CIECHOCINEK

Would you like to spend a day in a town where the air can make you feel reborn? Well, you will have to come to Ciechocinek, the world-famous Polish spa town in Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, around 12 miles from the city of Toruń. I am very lucky because Ciechocinek is within an hour’s drive from myContinue reading “THE HEALING POWERS OF SALT- ONLY IN CIECHOCINEK”