One of the most picturesque places in Poland, the Polish Zalipie Painted Village, invites its visitors with its beautifully painted houses and their interiors.
The battle of Vienna/siege of Vienna in 1683 changed the course of European history
forever. Fought against the Ottoman empire and led by Polish King Jan III Sobieski, this achievement forbid the Ottomans from taking over the continent.
A nation’s culture
is most easily absorbed
through two things: their cuisine
and their language. And a proverb is to language what spices are to a delicious dish. One Polish proverb
such is: Nie mój cyrk, nie moje małpy: (Not my circus, not my monkeys).
Let’s learn more about the meaning behind it!
Whether we like it or not, a person’s last name can tell us a lot about who they are. What makes Polish last names interesting is the fact that they are easily recognizable but also that they represent little pieces of history of the nation.