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Gingerbread, Torun

Torun, a university town in central Poland is “World famous in Poland” for two things: Copernicus…and gingerbread. Given my boy is only 3 years old, and has a decidedly sweet tooth, I decide to leave the astronomical treasures of the … Continue reading

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Poland is largely landlocked other than for a stretch of Baltic coast in the north. Although the summers are reasonably mild, there are days that can be quite hot. Country children can always take a dip in a local river … Continue reading

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“Da birdies” was the reply when I asked my son what was his favourite part of our recent holiday in Poland. By “birdies” he means pigeons. Ducks also put in the odd appearance as did seagulls, swans and even the … Continue reading

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