As part of my spending money series, I have broken down what the food, drink and attraction prices in Warsaw are and how much a three-day weekend in the Polish capital costs. Budgeting is one of the most important parts of holiday planning, but it can be hard to gauge how much spending money you’ll need simply by reading the average cost of local items. Therefore, I have detailed exactly how much money we spent and what we spent it on during our three days…Continue Reading “The total cost of a long weekend in Warsaw”

Having been completely destroyed during World War II following a tragic timeline of events – German subjugation, a failed rebellion and the Red Army’s betrayal – Warsaw has since proved its admirable resilience. A complete rebuild of the Old Town means an exact replica of the original now stands proudly while the Uprising Museum tells the heroic yet heartbreaking story of the 1944 rebellion and its catastrophic aftermath. Remnants of the city’s Soviet past remain – Stalin’s Palace of Culture and Science one glaring example…Continue Reading “Warsaw: A weekend guide”