Week 25: Warsaw July 20th 2015 Hi Everyone,
This weekend was the Capital of Poland - Warsaw.
My main impression is surprise at how modern it is. I was expecting some old buildings, with a bit of a run down soviet style being the norm.
Instead, I got a completely modern city.
The Warsaw uprising of WWII resulted in most of the city being levelled, so the Soviets had clean slate to work with. Most of the area surrounding ... read more
Europe » Poland » Masovia » Warsaw 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