Sun and snow ~ yes, snow! ~ in Sicily Plus great food, Sicilian wine and sunshine. A mid-May day on Mt. Etna, 2900 meters above sea level. The strong, freezing wind had an upside: it provided good visibility by keeping the peak clear of clouds. During our week-long visit, Mt. Etna was frequently obscured by…
On the fourth day of the safari, we found a herd of bison in a field near the Białowieża Forest. They seemed unbothered by this sudden squall. This small herd is part of the approximately 800 bison in the area. Bison, birds and the scars of two world wars in eastern Poland Bison. Or Buffalo,…
Millions of flowers in full bloom, warm temperatures and sunny skies: it was a perfect day to make photos at Keukenhof Gardens, one of the world’s largest flower gardens.
The third and final stop on our week-long tour of Polish Christmas Markets was in Warsaw. How would the market in the Old Town compare to the Christmas Markets of Kraków and Wrocław?
Visit Wroclaw, Poland, to celebrate Christmas with elegant decorations, amusement park rides, parades, mulled wine, plenty of delicious food and over 400 “revolting” dwarves.
Three days is barely enough time to sample all that Kraków offers: a beautiful Christmas market, great food (pierogis!), art, architecture and history from the 7th century until today.