Places to see

Like every guide, we also have a section that will show you the best places to visit during your stay in Warsaw.

Spending Christmas in Warsaw

If you’re planning to visit Warsaw during the holiday season, be prepared! We’ve asked our Polish and Expat experts living in Warsaw what to do and what to expect during Christmas. Let’s have a read. Chris (25, Texas, in Warsaw since 2008) When I first came here around December, I was not surprised to see… Continue Reading »

10th-Anniversary Stadium – a piece of history and folklore

History of Warsaw, as you might already know, is long, complicated and full of twists that even best movie scriptwriters would not think about. One of the most trying periods but simultaneously one of the golden eras of Warsaw was the time of communist rule after the II World War. Warsaw was literally razed to the… Continue Reading »

Warsaw Shopping

5 best shopping malls in Warsaw

No matter if you are staying for an extended time or just for a few days, Warsaw has a lot to offer when it comes to shopping – the fresh air of capitalism swept through the country 30 years ago and shopping centres were showing up one after another. But a simple mall is nothing… Continue Reading »

Old Town and Palace

Districts of Warsaw #1: Downtown

As every big, populous metropolitan area, Warsaw is divided into boroughs (or districts) which in turn are divided into neighborhoods – each of them has its own history (sometimes dated back to the medieval times) and many of them are identified by some characteristic landmark or main purpose they serve in the city’s life –… Continue Reading »

Places worth seeing – Ujazdow Castle

Polish capital has a lot to offer when it comes to old architectural marvels – three distinct castles (and a couple of smaller ones) are the best examples of rich history of Warsaw. Out of those three castles, Ujazdow has the best vistas and is located in a very attractive neighborhood, in Warsaw’s Downtown (Srodmiescie),… Continue Reading »