Visiting Poland: The truth about the local faux pas

Poland Gdansk City

Visiting Poland: the truth about the local faux pas. Following my latest blog post about the faux pas in India, I thought it might be an interesting perspective to write this time about Poland. Somehow I write less about Poland here so that’s also a great occassion to share a bit more about my home country. What are some of the top faux pas in Poland? What should you avoid doing when visiting Poland during your holidays or maybe when considering a relocation? Some items might be more “European” while the others a bit more unique or even funny. Check...

Visiting India: The truth about the local faux pas

Visiting India: local Faux Pas

Visiting India: the truth about the local faux pas. I enjoy writing about India and its culture. Often it is very diverse from the customs and way of living I am used to in Poland. Yet, traveling the world changed my thinking a lot. I am not surprised about different approaches, lifestyles, or cultures. I admire them with eyes wide open. When visiting other countries or places, we tend to focus on what to do. This time, I want to tell you the reverse about India: the local faux pas. Faux pas? Literally, it means “false step” in French. The...

Easter celebration in Poland: Unique facts and traditions

Easter Celebration in Poland Nagals

Re-living the moments. The original article was posted in April 2021. Easter is tomorrow! Therefore, I want to re-live with you Polish traditions and customs. And while I do the last preparations for tomorrow, I wish you all Happy Easter! Easter celebration in Poland: it is time for some unique facts and traditions. As it is Easter week, the timing couldn’t be better. Two festivals are the most important in Polish culture and traditions: the first one is Christmas (Christmas Celebration in Poland: 11 unique facts and traditions), and the second one is Easter (in the Polish language: Wielkanoc). Yet,...

Life’s moments: The best and special quotes

Life's Moments The Best and Unique Quotes

Life’s moments: the best and special quotes. Quotes, if truly believed in and repeated regularly, can act like mantras. They can influence our life and its direction. They can transform it, acting as a powerful energy. This blog post came as a spontaneous idea. It isn’t my regular 2000-3000 words article. Also, it isn’t posted during the weekend. There is something special about sending the quotes on Monday as a perfect start for the week. Recently, I read one quote (4th one below) and stopped for a moment. It resonated with me so well. I took a screenshot of it...

Relocating to Bangalore: My surprising three years perspective

Relocating to Bangalore

Relocating to Bangalore: my surprising three years perspective. On the 8th of March, I marked my three years of living in India. Since I am Polish, living in India means living in another continent and culture. Recently, I wrote a master post about Bangalore. It is a complete list of tips for the relocation to the capital of Karnataka. You can’t miss it if you consider your transfer or have just relocated. Relocation to Bangalore: Free tips for a happy life I will not repeat those tips here. I want to share with you my latest perspective. Highlights and suggestions...

Unique plants: Bloom your small garden in big happiness

Unique Plants Plumeria

Unique plants: bloom your small garden in big happiness. Spring is just behind the corner! It is starting next month. So it is a perfect time to pause my traveling stories and share with you our small passion. A passion that grew thanks to the pandemic: gardening. It all started in India, with a slightly grey terrace, with a few plants. A beautiful space with potential, yet not fully taken care of by us. Covid helped us to re-prioritize and reminded us of this beautiful space. How to bloom your small garden in big happiness? It isn’t a professional gardener...

Saint Valentine’s bucket list is here: Full of love getaways

Saint Valentine's Bucket List

Saint Valentine’s bucket list is here: full of love getaways! Are you ready to discover some romantic and unique travel ideas? One year ago, I wrote a similar blog post about the New Year bucket list: fascinating places and ways to celebrate. It was great to see that you enjoyed reading that article. That also acted as an inspiration to write this one: full of love! Many ideas in this post are from the different corners of the globe. And although today is Saint Valentine’s Day, it is never too late. How come? We can celebrate love and our relationships every...