24/09/2013 – Wandering Warsaw

The weather was absolutely stunning today in Warsaw. Mum and I spent the time before our flight exploring the city, indulging in ice cream, and naughtily returning to the Michelin restaurant again for lunch! I’m back in Cardiff tonight to visit my family home after a long time away in London (for me anyway!). BusyContinue reading “24/09/2013 – Wandering Warsaw”

23/09/2013 – Blustery Baiłystok

Today was our last day in Baiłystok, a lovely polish town that’s far from touristy. We did a spot of shopping and meandering through the park before our drive back to Warsaw where we’re spending one last night before leaving Poland. This hotel is phenomenal – we ate at a Michelin restaurant that has complimentaryContinue reading “23/09/2013 – Blustery Baiłystok”

22/09/2013 – Finding Our Roots

Another lovely day getting to know our extended polish family. We’re out here meeting my mum’s cousins, which means I also get to meet my second cousins! It’s all pretty exciting and nerve wrecking as my polish is appalling (read: non-existent after please and thank yous). We found my great grandparents grave today, it wasContinue reading “22/09/2013 – Finding Our Roots”

21/09/2013 – The Big Polish Day!

After taking so many photos I found it so hard to chose just one for this post, but here it is! Polish weddings are something else, I’ve had so much fun – with so many surprises! This wasn’t a cake with sparklers in it, it’s a boar.. with sparklers in it.. that the grandad ofContinue reading “21/09/2013 – The Big Polish Day!”