To Gibraltar through Nordkapp – first-30-days summary
About the Poles without the Poles
30 days ago we set off to an expedition. Our goal is to reach Gibraltar going through Nordkapp. We do not have any time plan and our itinerary is very rough. We have anyway decided to evaluate these thirty days since they are first. We believe it will be interesting for you and useful for […]
Why did Poland surprise us?
When visiting Warsaw we spent a couple of days as guests of a slovak-polish family. Marta, our host, comes from Slovakia and has been living in Warsaw for five years now. We could not resist to place her a couple of questions in order to find out, what is her point of view of the […]
Three things I’ve realized in Auschwitz
Poland was the first country we crossed on our way to Gibraltar through Nordkapp. Of course, we crossed the boarder with some prejudices. All Slovaks have certain stereotypes related to this neighbour country and its inhabitants. Poland and the Polish poeple however surprised us in many regards. Here are the top ones. Green cities […]
The worst fences are those we built in our minds “Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” This quote of George Santayana welcomes all visitors of the Auschwitz museum. The current situation in many European countries initiates a question though whether to remember is enough. I guess, it is […]