Applying for a residence permit in Gdańsk
If you’re looking to apply for a residence permit in Gdańsk, dive in to find out more.
Public transport in Gdańsk – A reason to be proud or best avoided altogether?
On June 1, 2022, fares increased on public transport in Gdańsk. Does the use of buses and trams in the city still represent value for money?
Is Gdańsk a clean city?
Opinion piece arguing that, while Gdańsk is a clean city, there’s plenty of room for improvement when it comes to the city’s green spaces.
The Opening Ceremony of St. Dominic’s Fair
A few words about the opening ceremony of the St. Dominic’s Fair in Gdańsk. Check out our live recording of the event too.
Góra Gradowa (Gradowa Hill)
Góra Gradowa – a hill which played an important role in the defence of Gdańsk in centuries past.
Check out this review of the restaurant Restauracja Bazar on Szafarnia Street in Gdańsk
When in Gdańsk, visit Orunia Park with its sprawling woods, meadows, fountains and beautiful alleys.
Gdańsk by night
The absolute essence of Gdańsk by night is a taking dreamy walk around the Main City.
Olivia Star Observation Deck
Take the lift up to the 32nd floor of Gdansk’s Olivia Star building. The panoramic view of the entire Tri-City will take your breath away.
Few tourists and residents of Gdańsk would argue against Mariacka Street being the most beautiful street in the city. Jump in to find out why.
A brief review of the historical site, Westerplatte, where some of the opening shots of World War Two were fired.
A short review of Piwna Street – one of the most beautiful and historic streets in the Main City part of Gdańsk.
St Dominic’s Fair
A short video capturing some great moments from the 2021 St Dominic’s Fair in Gdańsk.
Wzgórze Pachołek viewing tower. It’s worth the climb to catch some stunning views of the Gulf of Gdańsk.
Świętego Ducha Street
Winter amble down Ul. Świętego Ducha (Holy Spirit Street), aka “The Street of Famous People”.
The Stępka Canal – not one of Gdańsk’s most famous attractions but there’s plenty of history on the banks of this canal …
Oliwa Park is the ultimate urban oasis. It has to be one of the most beautiful and quaintest parks in Europe.
Toruńska Street, Gdańsk. Here, old really does meet new in the Lower Town district of Gdańsk.
Jasień Reservoir (Zbiornik retencyjno-rekreacyjny Jasień). The perfect complement to a visit to the nearby Tricity Landscape Park.
Tricity Landscape Park
The Tricity Landscape Park is a natural recreational and leisure resource in the Tricity area. A splendid way to enjoy active leisure.
Majestic strolls to be had around Staw Wróbla – a small water reservoir on border of the Piecki-Migowo and Jasien districts in Gdańsk.
Never a dull moment on Gdańsk’s well-renowned Szafarnia Street. Sleek, full of history and never too overcrowded.
Registry Office in Gdańsk
The Registry Office (USC – Urząd stanu cywilnego) in Gdańsk. Location, procedures and my personal experience.
The Old Motława river in Gdańsk. A wonderful riverside walk with splendid views, a buzzing atmosphere and numerous cultural points of interest.
Park Brzeźnieński im. J. J. Haffnera
While away a summer’s day in Brzeźnieński park, Gdańsk. Sea breezes, sea views, wonderful shade and splendid nature. Gdańsk at its best.
Zbiornik retencyjny Srebrniki – Srebrniki storage reservoir
Zbiornik retencyjny Srebrniki – Srebrniki storage reservoir. A pleasant Sunday walk on the fringes of Gdańsk’s Wrzeszcz district.
Property Tax office in Gdańsk
My experience visiting the Property Tax office in Gdańsk, City Hall – Podatek od nieruchomości, Urząd Miejski w Gdańsku.
Park Jaśkowej Doliny – Jaśkowa Valley Park
The beautiful Jaśkowa Valley Park – a forest-park in the diverse Wrzeszcz district of Gdańsk. A plethora of stunning trails and viewpoints to be found in this very underrated attraction.
Gdańsk Christmas Market and the magical Old Town
For the family atmosphere, smells, range of cuisine and nostalgia, Gdańsk Christmas market did nothing else but remind me of Christmases gone by. Peek inside for a little collection of snaps which capture the Christmassy scenes in Gdańsk.
Baked, fried or boiled pierogi? A complete review of the much-loved Pierogarnia Mandu in Gdańsk. Check out Pierogarnia Mandu’s menu.