Wroclaw Dwarves

It is said that there are more than 300 gnomes living in Wroclaw Underground Dwarves’ City. How has it all begun and why these little funny creatures decided to live among Wroclawians? Historians, journalists and ordinary Wroclawians dispute about where has it all stared. Even though they haven’t agreed on one conclusion here are most likely theories that can explain it.   Little goblins with peaked ears The first one is about Chochlik Odrzański. He
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Zofia Teliga-Mertens – Everyday Hero

Zofia Teliga-Mertens who is 89 now by herself brought to Poland over 200 Poles from Kazahstan and gave them shelter. Zofia herself lived in Kazahstan for many years. Her parents were dispossessed and brought out of Poland in 1940. Zofia was 13 years old at this time. Her father died from typhus, together with her mother she nearly died for dysentery. In 1946 Zofia and her mother returned to Poland and settled in Wroclaw. She
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National Independence Day

Each year on 11th of November we celebrate National Independence Day, Polish: Narodowe Święto Niepodległości. It  is a non-working, national day in Poland celebrated to commemorate the anniversary of the restoration of Poland’s sovereignty. After 123 years of partition by the Russian Empire, the Kingdom of Prussia and the Habsburg Empire, Poland regain its independence in 1918. Although process of restoration of Poland’s sovereignty was gradual the 11th of November date was chosen as one
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