5 Reasons You Should Visit Poland This Year

Polish hospitality is known as exceptional and sometimes a bit overwhelming. From the ancient custom of greeting visitors with bread and salt, Poland’s system of social graces has developed into one that is unmatched in the world.  You can expect to be spoilt, every Pole wants to be the host with the most. You will also experience good-hearted everyday social rituals during your stay in Poland. Polish food has evolved over the centuries to become
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5 Poles Who Won the Nobel Prize for Literature

Not many people remember that we have the rare honor of having five separate winners of the Nobel Prize for Literature. Thus we would like to remind of who they were and about their work. The first Pole who received that prestigious award was Henryk Sienkiewicz. He mainly wrote historical novels. His most recognized book that made him famous is Quo Vadis. He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1905. The second winner was
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Polish Christmas traditions

Christmas is one of the most festive Catholic celebrations in Poland. It plays a major part in Polish culture and tradition. Poles love Christmas celebrations. The customs related to this beautiful family festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ have been observed with reverence for generations. ADuring this special, every Polish family decorates a Christmas tree, shares a Christmas wafer, sings Christmas carols and exchanges gifts. On Christmas Eve, 24 December, right after sunset, children
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