People who look like other people November 14th 2004 Why is it that the Poles are smiling, friendly and happy all the time? The weather is godawful and it is Drizzleville, Tennesee. It is like being in a black and white film or the colour-turned-down dystopia of Twelve Monkeys. Maybe it is because they invented vodka. The country is an oasis of helpfulness in a desert of miserable sods.
Since my last blog I have been to Budapest, back to Pra ... read more
Europe » Poland » Lesser Poland » Kraków Poland is an ancient nation that was conceived near the middle of the 10th century. Its golden age occurred in the 16th century. During the following century, the strengthening of the gentry and internal disorders weakened the nation. In a series of ... ... read more
Work-shy Brit on the way to Australia via as many places as possible. Started off by hitch hiking on a yacht across the Med from Morocco to Turkey, but that went tits up - the plan? What plan?.... full info