Postcard from Warsaw; Palace of Culture and Science

The Warsaw Palace of Culture and Science is a bit of an enigma, is a throwback to Soviet rule as it was originally a ‘gift’ from the communist state to the people of Poland; it was even named after Joseph Stalin, an honour which was later revoked. Dominating the skyline, the city’s most visible landmark is not entirely  popular due …

Postcard from beautiful development in Warsaw

Finding an unexpectedly beautiful view is one of the great pleasures of travel and capturing it to share with family and friends is extra special. This view of Warsaw in Poland from the top of the Palace of Culture and Science fits this description perfectly. The city itself is full of pleasant surprises, modern, progressive and moving beyond its past …

Warsaw, Poland – Cultural Press Trip Itinerary

I will be attending a press trip to Warsaw, Poland 27th February – 1st March 2012 with several prominent members of the travel media community. The trip is organised by the Polish National Tourist Office and escorted by Miss Agnieszka Bigaj. This is the itinerary. I am really looking forward to this trip, it is always good to rub shoulders …