Travel Blogs from Gizycko
... concrete lock with a submarine in it. The guide had talked about the canal and lock but they didn't realise it still existed. We hotfooted it back to the hostel to do some research. Willow managed to find an arial photo of the lock. We had a really exciting journey as in the 12 miles there there were 6 sets of very long road works. You couldn't see the other end and as the temporary traffic lights were facing the sun it was really hard to see of ...
... and Jill's rather delicious bottle of red.
But the hostel was clean, and you could buy bottles of beer from the grumpy security man in the evening. I enjoyed sitting in the foyer writing up my diary in the company of a troupe of Danish bikers. And best of all, the Wolf's Lair was rocked by an enormous thunderstorm. I like thunderstorms in evocative sites.
Our guide had alluded to strange and worrisome goings-on in the hostel, but we slept the night ...
Having gone to bed very late to make use of the beautiful room they than got up early to go to the Baltic Sea. The city is not right by the sea but there are lots of docks there as Gdansk has been a port for hundreds of years.
The roads were very quiet and we saw lots of cranes looking like herds of mechanical giraffe.
a cup of tea was had and Ed got lots of information from some very ...
... were going 20 kilometres per hour over the speed limit, which seems unlikely given Red's modest top speed. It also was a mite annoying given the crazy antics of reckless speeding and suicidal overtaking that we had witnessed over the past few days. We communicated in German, and though I could not quite follow, I got the impression that the policeman's family had German roots. A tenant family on a great Junker estate maybe? The police lady was clearly having great ...
... cowboys and cowgirls. There is even a whole Wild West area called Mrongoville. We are serious check out the link: http://www.mrongoville.pl/ Polish Clint Eastwoods…. Epic
Mragowo also had a Borderlands culture festival with lots of traditional songs from the various people who live on the borders of Poland (Lithuanian, Ukrainian etc) which was pretty interesting, and free, but we definitely have ...
Other places to stay in Gizycko
3 Maja 2 Street, Gizycko | 3 star hotelfrom $61
Al Wojska Polskiego 56, Gizycko | 3 star hotelfrom $59
al. Wojska Polskiego 37, Gizycko | 3 star hotelfrom $62
Plac Grunwaldzki 8, Gizycko | Hotelfrom $43
Moniuszki 1, Gizycko | Hotelfrom $39
Guty 9, Gizycko | Hotelfrom $25