Heritage travel – – connect with your past

While there are many reasons to visit Warsaw Poland, one reason is become more popular with tourists – – heritage travel.  Simply put, heritage travel is when someone travels to a place that is an important part of their ancestry or family history to discover more about themselves and their family.  Heritage travel is increasing n popularity as more and more people are tracing their ancestral history.  Travelers are combining vacation trips with visits to countries where their ancestors lived and worked.  Some families are even incorporating heritage travel with their family vacations so that their children can also learn more about their ancestors in addition to seeing and experiencing a different culture.  When planning heritage travel, there are a few things to keep in mind. Continue reading

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The Warsaw University Library – a little known but awesome place to visit

When you are traveling to Warsaw Poland, you may plan to visit historical monuments, century old churches and other Warsaw attractions that are well known as tourist spots.  However, if you are searching for a great place to visit that is off the beaten path but well worth the time and effort, you need to take time to visit the Warsaw University Library.  In addition to being a great source of Warsaw history, the library has a fantastic rooftop garden that delights and inspires everyone that visits the library. Continue reading

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Questions to ask your travel insurance provider

If you are planning an overseas vacation, you may want to consider purchasing travel insurance.  For most vacations, people typically skip travel insurance because they do not want the added travel expense or they do not feel it is necessary based on their travel plans.  However, traveling overseas often requires more planning and more money; therefore, you need to protect this investment.  In addition to getting a copy of the travel insurance policy in writing, below are some important questions to ask before buying a policy. Continue reading

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What to look for in a travel companion

Planning a vacation to a foreign country can be exciting; however, if you are faced with choosing a travel companion that you do not know very well, it can also be a source of frustration and anxiety.  Traveling is a wonderful opportunity to see new things and experience things that you do not in your day-to-day world.  However, to make the experience truly enjoyable you should choose a traveling companion that will enhance the trip rather than add stress to it.  Below are some suggestions and considerations to keep in mind when you are choosing a traveling companion. Continue reading

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Enjoying Warsaw Nightlife

Warsaw Poland is a city filled with history and culture; however, it is also a city that comes to life after dark.  In addition to fine museums, art galleries, historical monuments, shopping and great restaurants, there are many things to do in the evenings.  When you are vacationing in Warsaw, remember to include some fun nighttime activities such as hitting the bars, dancing the night away at a club, taking a chance at a casino or attending an opera. Continue reading

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