Comfort at Hostel Famil: My Stay in The First and Only Hostel in Starogard Gdański

Comfort at Hostel Famil: My Stay in The First and Only Hostel in Starogard Gdański

I recently stayed in the Hostel Famil in the Kociewien capital city of Starogard Gdański. Hostel Famil opened in 2017 and is the first hostel in the city, and as of 2018 it’s the only hostel. It’s a beautiful city ranked with Włocławek and Zamość as one of three Polish lesser known cities you need Read more about Comfort at Hostel Famil: My Stay in The First and Only Hostel in Starogard Gdański[…]

Poland Poll: Which UNESCO Site Should Jonny Visit Last?

Poland Poll: Which UNESCO Site Should Jonny Visit Last?

As 2018 begins to reach its climax, I’m under a bit of pressure to achieve my goal of visiting EVERY Polish UNESCO world heritage site by 31st December 2018. I still have 5 left and it’s already November! And 4 of the last 5 are tricky to get to. So this is my final Poland Read more about Poland Poll: Which UNESCO Site Should Jonny Visit Last?[…]

Dlaczego Kochamy Polskę: Neil From Poland Passport.com

In my series called ‘Dlaczego Kochamy Polskę’ (‘Why do we love Poland?’), I interview a mix of Polish people and foreign people who all share a love and passion for the ways of Polish life. Next up, I caught up with Neil From Poland Passport.com during the summer for a coffee. Neil aims to inspire Read more about Dlaczego Kochamy Polskę: Neil From Poland Passport.com[…]

Northern Irishman in Poland back in Starogard Gdanski

Magiczne Miasta: Ten Of The Best Places in Poland You Never Heard Of

“You’re upside down; I’m in the air” – Rapid Eye Movement. Travel blogs blur into one eventually and we get bored of the same old places being hyped and written about. You know how it goes – it’s the 80-20 rule as always. 20% of Poland’s cities attract 80% of travel blog articles – we Read more about Magiczne Miasta: Ten Of The Best Places in Poland You Never Heard Of[…]

Mieszka W Polsce: 5 Things I Don’t Like About Living in Poland

I don’t mean to upset Polish people on here about this but there has always been a pureness and honesty within my blogs from around the world. In China, I wasn’t keen on the food and the smog. In London, I hated how unsafe the streets were. In India I hated the sexism and how Read more about Mieszka W Polsce: 5 Things I Don’t Like About Living in Poland[…]

Magiczne Miasto: Top 14 Sights in Wonderful Włocławek

Magiczne Miasta: Top 14 Sights in Wonderful Włocławek

“Ooh baby baby it’s a wild world. It’s hard to get by, just upon a smile; girl” – Cat Stevens. After my 165 country bandwagon tour rolled to a halt in pretty Poland, it has become an obsession to visit the less touristic parts of the country. What does that mean? I get really fed Read more about Magiczne Miasta: Top 14 Sights in Wonderful Włocławek[…]

Magiczne Miasta: 70 Not Out - Cities, Towns, Villages, Settlements, UNESCO Sites, Parks

Magiczne Miasta: Włocławek Was 70 Not Out – I Have Visited 70 Places in Poland

“Someday you will find me, caught beneath the landslide; in a champagne supernova in the sky” – Noel Gallagher. When I first arrived in Warszawa in 2005, I was on a train from Berlin, it didn’t feel like anything special that day. It wasn’t going to change my life….I was wrong. I was holding a Read more about Magiczne Miasta: Włocławek Was 70 Not Out – I Have Visited 70 Places in Poland[…]

Poland Poll: Which UNESCO Site Should Jonny Visit in October 2018?

Poland Poll: Which UNESCO Site Should Jonny Visit in October 2018?

Well folks, it’s over to you again to control my destiny in my ongoing Poland Poll series. Having visited 10 of Poland’s 15 official UNESCO sites, I have five left and just three full months to visit them all so it will be quite a challenge. In October, I aim to visit one more of Read more about Poland Poll: Which UNESCO Site Should Jonny Visit in October 2018?[…]

Dlaczego Kochamy Polskę: Owen Carney from Wszystko Polsko

In my onrunning series known as Dlaczego Kochamy Polskę? or Why do we love Poland? I interview people who have a passion for Poland and its culture. The next to feature is Owen Carney who runs the website Wszystko Polsko, and has lived in the USA most of his life, yet like a lot of us, loves Read more about Dlaczego Kochamy Polskę: Owen Carney from Wszystko Polsko[…]

Pracujące Poniedziałki: My Interview With Multicultural Warsaw

Pracujące Poniedziałki: My Interview With Multicultural Warsaw

On my ongoing promotion of Poland, I recently met up with Klaudia from Multicultural Warsaw for an interview on how much I love to live in and promote Poland. Please forgive any inaccuracies in the way things have been translated, sensitive people have misunderstood a lot of what I have said, especially the beauty of Read more about Pracujące Poniedziałki: My Interview With Multicultural Warsaw[…]