Karkonoska zamieć

March 23, 2019

Tym razem wpis będzie po polsku. Dlaczego? Ponieważ zdecydowana większość osób odwiedzających mojego bloga jest z Polski.
Trochę się to zmieniło od czasu kiedy nie mieszkam za granicą. Mimo tego, że na blogu tekstu jest bardzo mało to czasami dostaję zapytania dlaczego nie piszę po polsku. Także nastał ten moment, choć część wpisów nadal może pojawiać się w języku angielskim 🙂

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Śnieżna Śnieżka

March 21, 2019

It was one of those quick, up and down hikes. I climbed Śnieżka for sunrise and around 10 am I was back in the car park.
It was a great start of the day and the sunrise was spectacular!

Unfortunately, I have left my tripod in the car boot and only realized that after I did 1/3 of the hike to Śnieżka… so some of the photos are a bit noisy due to high ISO.


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Śnieżny Śnieżnik

February 26, 2019

Śnieżnik derives from the word for snow, probably because the mountain has snow cover for up to eight months a year!
It can be clearly seen in the photos – plenty of snow. Same of the places could easily swallow you up to your waist.

Have you ever been there?

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Gdańsk – Hel – Gdańsk

December 23, 2018

At the beginning of December, we’ve spent a weekend in Gdańsk.
Oh my, it’s such a great place! I like it so much that, I would love to move there for a while 🙂

We had great food at Motlava and Dancing Anchor, great coffee at Leń and Nieczapla Coffee Roasters, superb deserts at UMAM and great beer at Cathead Multitap.
Drop into those places once you’re in Gdańsk!

Don’t forget to visit The European Solidarity Centre – the place where the opposition movements against the Communist of Eastern Europe started.

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Winter is coming!

October 28, 2018

When I saw the forecast for 28th of October I knew I would have to be in the mountains. So I left Wrocław at 3:15 am to arrive in Karpacz just after 5 am. There was no sign of snow at that time. Everything changed within hours… at 7:30 am I was standing on the top of Śnieżka. It was cold and windy up there!

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Frozen Odra River

March 30, 2018

Have you ever walked on the river? In the middle of the city? At sunrise?
No? Welll, you have to wait till the next winter 😉

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Sunset at -20°C

March 16, 2018

It was cold, I mean really cold and windy.
Thermometer showed -20°C, but with the wind chill factor it was around -30°C… a great time for a quick sunset hike 😉

Would you go as well?

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