This Sunday, May 22nd, during the visit of the Polish President Andrzej Duda to Kyiv, Volodymyr Zelensky awarded today 18 Polish Cities including Warsaw with the title of ‘Savior City’ for the help provided to Ukrainians since the beginning of the war. Continue reading Warsaw received the title of “savior city” from the President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky.
An unusual situation yesterday evening in Warsaw, two men the French duo Léo Urban and Alexis Landot climbed the Marriott Hotel. They were fined of PLN 500 due to public order disorder. The owner of the building did not sue them, the case is now closed. It was not the first time already in 2019, the Polish climber, Marcin Banot, climbed the Marriott Hotel, a worthy … Continue reading 4 years after – Not one but two men climbed the Warsaw Marriott Hotel!
Last evening, several hundred people gathered on the Vistula’s bank (Copernicus Museum) for an unusual show. Indeed, the company ‘Filmbox’ gave a drone show on the theme of the film ‘Ad Astra’, a premiere in the capital. The public witnessed several scenes based on the space thematic including an astronaut and his closing helmet, a rocket taking off, a space vehicle, a planet, and its … Continue reading Several hundred people gathered yesterday evening for an unusual drone show over the Vistula.
This 18th edition took place on Saturday, May 14th. The Long Night Of Museums is a very popular and awaited event in Warsaw. It allows you to visit, free of charge, the city’s museums, institutions, and other places usually closed to the public. This year, 202 institutions were open to the public, and this edition was a success with long, long lines in front of … Continue reading The Long Night Of Museums ‘Noc Muzeów’ 2022, a great edition!
“The Forest Office Campus” has been put into use one month ago. Located close to the “Radosław” Roundabout & Arkadia Mall (Burakowska 14) on 2 hectares of land for a total of 78,000 m2, the complex is composed of a 120 m skyscraper (1 floor built every week) and buildings from 6 to 8 floors. The complex includes an urban farm roof, an outdoor fitness space, … Continue reading The Forest Office Campus Tower will be the new headquarters of PEKAO Bank
With the aim of making the capital, greener and more pleasant for its inhabitants, the city of Warsaw develops a long series of projects in this sense. Among the many improved areas, including the traffic reduction in the city center of Warsaw, the installation of hundreds of thousands of trees and plants, the renovation of many streets, roads, and squares, and the reduction of emissions … Continue reading Rondo Dmowskiego – pedestrians and bicycles will be able to cross the roundabout through crosswalks from Friday
According to Gazeta Wyborcza Warszawa, the former Sphinx restaurant on the Szpitalna 1 building’s ground floor, located on the Plac Pięciu Rogów (Five Corners Square) will become a Prosty Temat’s restaurant. This new restaurant will initiate the revitalization of the square, now undergoing final renovation, we can guess a terrace will be part of the project (no official details). The square will contrast with this … Continue reading Plac Pięciu Rogów – The former Sphinx, will become a Prosty Temat!
On May 3rd, 1791, Ustawa Rządowa, “Governance Act”, the first constitution of Poland was adopted by the Great Sejm for the Polish Lithuanian Commonwealth (crown of the Kingdom of Poland and the Grand Duchy of Lithuania). The Constitution combined a Monarchy Republic considered as the first written constitution in Europe and the second in the world after the USA (1789)… Continue reading 231st Anniversary of the Constitution of Poland – The second constitution in the world after the USA.
For several days now, air traffic is highly disrupted all over Poland, where air traffic controllers started a major strike asking for a salary increase from PLN 33,000 to PLN 80,000 monthly. From May 1, in Warsaw over 300 planes are expected to be daily canceled, with both Chopin and Modlin Airports operating from 9h30 to 17h following the decision of the government as only … Continue reading Massive strikes – Air traffic is already highly impacted, and trains should follow.
Since Thursday, February 24th, at the first hours of the invasion of Russia by the troops sent by Putin, Poland welcomed Ukrainians. The order of the Polish government is clear, any Ukrainian coming to the Polish border will be welcomed in Poland. Poland is the country out of Russia and Belarus sharing the largest border with Ukraine, with more than 500 kilometers. Since the beginning … Continue reading War in Ukraine – +470,000 refugees in Warsaw / +3,2 million in Poland (Updated – 27.04.22)