Śnieżny Śnieżnik

March 19, 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 from the photos below – plenty of snow. In of the same places, it can easily swallow you up to your waist.

Have ever you 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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Winter Wonderland!

January 19, 2018

It was one of the longest winter hikes I’ve ever done in the Karkonosze Mountains. We walked with my brother about 33 km, from 7 am to 7:30 pm.
It was totally spontaneous.

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