Discovering our World

Travel and lifestyle blog by Ashley Liddle

Discovering our World

Visiting Los Angeles – Griffith Observatory

On Tuesday, May 14, due to a visit of tourists from Gdansk, who vacationed in Los Angeles and the surrounding area for the first time, I had another opportunity to stop by one of Los Angeles pearls, actually one of… Continue Reading…


Savvy traveler – traveling with pets

Animals accompany us every day, which is why we often travel with them using various means of transportation. Today I wanted to focus on traveling by car. Traveling by car with a pet can be very convenient, but it can… Continue Reading…


Self-coaching

Jak uwierzyć w siebie Każdy z nas sam sobie podcina skrzydła, gdy z góry zakłada, że nic  się nie uda. Tymczasem wystarczy zmienić podejście, by sobie zaufać i osiągnąć sukces. Możecie osiągnąć wszystko, na czym wam zależy. To jest podstawa… Continue Reading…


Big Bear Lake and mountains

Southern California is known for its mild climate and sunny weather. But when the locals and tourists are craving a change of pace, they head to Big Bear Lake in the San Bernardino Mountains. Located a mere 96 miles from… Continue Reading…


Savvy traveler – are you afraid to travel by car?

The fear of travelling by car (automobile) generally has three elements – or sub-phobias Claustrophobia in which the fear is of being trapped in a traffic jam or in the midst of lanes of traffic on a motorway (freeway) or…… Continue Reading…


Polish traces in the world – Canada

Dominik Barcz has the distinction of being the first Polish immigrant to Canada on record. Born in Gdansk, Barcz was a fur merchant who traveled to Canada in 1752, choosing to settle in the city of Montreal. Immigration from Poland… Continue Reading…


Calico – the famous “ghost town”

Wild West, explorers, pioneers, gold rush. As soon as the news spread that this magical ore had been discovered somewhere, the crowds set off westward and new villages grew like mushrooms after rain on the virgin yesterday. People in the… Continue Reading…


Savvy traveler – are you afraid to travel by plane?

Jak już wspomniałam w poprzednim poście z cyklu „jak pokonać lęk przed podróżowaniem” podstawowym lękiem, który skutecznie odstrasza wiele osób przed podróżą, jest aerofobia, czyli strach przed lotem samolotem i ten temat postaram się wam teraz przybliżyć. Strach przed lataniem… Continue Reading…


Lavender Love

What to do when you feel a drop in energy? Well-being can be restored by aromatherapy. My favorite is the smell of natural lavender. My friends are laughing that I could live in the lavender field and there is something… Continue Reading…


Norooz Mobarak

The first day of Iranian New Year (Nowruz) is on March 21, 2019 – Nowruz is all about saying goodbye to Winter and hello to Spring! Nowruz is a rite dating back to at least the 6th century BCE, marking… Continue Reading…