Monthly Archives: November 2018

A trip to the Opawskie Mountains, Poland

A trip to the Opawskie Mountains (Góry Opawskie), the peaceful place for hiking in Poland

Someone once told me that it is not worth returning to places that you remember from your childhood because the only thing you can find there is a disappointment. However, I did not follow this advice and decided to visit the Opawskie Mountains in Poland. When I was a kid, I used to spend my holidays here with my parents,…

Top 10 things to do in Gliwice, Poland

Top 10 things to do in Gliwice, Poland

Have you ever heard about the city of Gliwice in Poland? No? No wonder, this is not a typical tourist destination. Gliwice, with less than 200,000 inhabitants, is the city in southern Poland, about 100 km from Kraków and 350 km from Warsaw. Although Gliwice is not a big city and it’s a bit off the beaten path, believe me,…