Travel Blogs from Sopot
... was exactly what I needed to see to cheer me up and remind me that I'm in Europe. The connection flight to Gdansk was under two hours and the airport was small and easy to navigate. I emerged into the 30 degree weather of Gdansk before getting into a cab and heading to the hotel, which is in Sopot, a seaside resort town along the Baltic Sea.
During the summer, Sopot is a major spa and tourist resort destination. ...
Only 3 h to go and I'm ******** myself in here!!! Totally unprepared..sitting and editing pics like nothing is happening....but when only I look up on my back pack I'm going to a toilet straight away......you better keep your fingers crossed for me :D so I actually won't **** myself ;) heheh
LETS GET THIS WHOLE TRIP STARTED!!!!!!
WILL MISS YOU ALL AND SOME OF YOU I HAVE WITH ME ON MY BACK PACK....LOOK UP THE PICTURES
TAKE CARE PEEPS!!!!
Home sweet home...but is it really? In my case this is a situation of love and hate.
I will start with a hate part first.
I don't like this country from a few reasons.
My real experience with Poland started when I became to work in here. I really didn't like it and still nothing has changed about that. They call Polish hard workers and I'm sure they are, no doubt about it.....I'm just impressed people at work are still managing to find ...
... cuisine has to offer. (This has included several food comas) We even got a day of beauty in, Pete was way overdue for a haircut.
I've been working on my Polish pronunciation but it is still a work in progress. Current words I'm struggling with: wyjscie = exit and ksieznicka = princess. At least Pete finds my attempts very amusing.
SAS flight over Sweden and the Baltic sea arriving at Gdansk in 40 minutes. Gdansk is a 1000 year old port town. In WW2 the town was flattened by the Germans. It was where the first German ship landed with 600 soldiers. Poland had only 200 soldiers to defend the town and had to surrender. There are huge huge shipyards and we went on a boat tour through the canals to the sea on the Black Pearl Galion ship. Poland is colder than Denmark and it poured with ...