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... so we could look round it.
They were set in trees and grassland, and we've seen lots of birds too - chaffinch, sparrows, starlings, fiedlfare, jays, magpies, pigeons(!), blackbirds, a stork and we heard a woodpecker and a curlew. We also saw a magnificent horned goat and 13 deer.
Look at www.muzeumolsztynek.com for more info and pictures.
We're off to Mikolajki by bus tomorrow. ...
We've been on a number of different types of train so far. The International train from Berlin to Gdansk was set out in compartments with 6 seats in each, arm rests between the seats, racks above the seats for luggage and space under the seats for more. The carriage was spacious and comfortable, with little tags externally to say which seats were reserved from/to where.
Once in Gdansk, we were using the suburban trains to get around. ...
... right - it's your typical railway station suburb!!! Anyway I decided I would walk and definitely catch a taxi back. But when I walked back at 10 pm it was still slightly light and the atmosphere of the city was great - only because it was the first warm day in ages . Hundreds of young people along the river main - it was fabulous ! Could have got some great shots but wasn't game it would have been rude. Loved ...
... So we turned around and drove back to the sign. No one around and we saw a lady on a farm and approached her. She can only speak polish and we had no Idea. So we pointed animatedly to the cemetery sign and drew a picture of a grave. So then she gesticulated somewhat which we took as trying to give us directions. So she hopped in the car with us and we drove to another farm. So I wrote the name saxarra on ...
We met a lovely couple over breakfast who told us how Poland had changed and how poor it used to be. Now it has a fabulous infra structure and is quite modern - only in some of the country towns can you see the remainder of some of the poverty. So we are off to discover some of our ancestors roots today. He said that hitler and Stalin made a pact and all the Germans were driven away from Prussia and the German Ukrainian were re settled in Prussia . So it wasn't their home ...
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