We’ve been just a few days in Poland, and basically ‘obliged’ because we could not pass through Belarus. Anyway, we’ve liked what we’ve seen and of course we have to come back in some other time. P and S visited a long time ago Krakow and Auschwitz, but it’s a very big country and it […]
Durante nuestra breve estancia en Polonia hicimos una excursión por uno de los bosques más antiguos de Europa, el Parque Nacional de Bialowieza, Patrimonio de la Humanidad y Reserva Mundial de la Biosfera (el mayor grado de protección que existe). El parque nacional ocupa unos 1.800 km2, de los cuales un centenar se encuentra en […]
We spent a few hours in Lublin before crossing the border to Ukraine. In Lublin in 1569 the union between Poland and Lithuania was signed, creating at that moment one of the most powerful and largest entities in Europe. Lublin it’s a city with an important Jewish background but we just visited a little bit the town center… […]
Even when we’ve just spent a few days in Poland we’ve taken some photographs of Polish people riding a bike, many of them from the VWbus. Cycling infrastructure is generally poor, but many people (of different ages) keep on cycling. Here they go!
Nos dijeron que era muy difícil ver bisontes en el bosque porque tienen mucho calor y se esconden dentro del bosque así que fuimos a una especie de zoo para poder verlos, y también ver otros animales. Este zoo no es sólo para ver a los animales sino que es un sitio donde los curan, salvan […]
And yes, we did it! We could pass the Belarussian border for a while, although there was some ‘little problem’ with my family name. As usual!! 😛 The visa had ‘CASSORAN’, as you can see. So H, E and S almost stayed in Poland… But the woman at the border, after several phone calls, could arrange […]
As P said in some other post, we are not welcome in Belarus (well, paying too much money), so our trip has a d-tour through Poland. But we still wanted to visit Belarus! So we have come to the oldest forest in Europe, called Bialowieza, which is located between Poland (a small part of 100 […]