The Cost of Travelling Poland

Poland is a historic country that, except from boozy trips to Krakow, doesn’t appear to be on anyone’s list for a getaway. However, the costs of travelling through the country, or just visiting one city, are so low that it should be. I’ve averaged out the cost of the three main expenses in each big…

The Best of Łódź

With a population of 700,000, Łódź is Poland’s third-largest city, but you’d be forgiven for feeling underwhelmed upon arrival. The main station is big enough to serve a megacity, yet it’s empty – it almost feels like you have gotten off at the wrong stop. All is not lost. With a thriving bar scene, one…

Zakopane and Morskie Oko

Zakopane is a tourist hub that lies in the wake of the breathtaking Tatra Mountains, making it a fantastic base for venturing out on hikes in the summer. Here’s a few tips for planning your summer stay, including how to hike to Morskie Oko. Accommodation: The Zakopane area is brimming with beautiful wooden chalets, both…

Krakow’s Best Bars

Krakow has long been renowned for its spectacular bar scene and it certainly deserves such accreditation. Across the city there are a bountiful number of bars worth your time, but here are five of the best: House of Beers: My all-time favourite bar in Krakow. It’s got a fantastic selection of beers, all of which…