Discovering our World

Travel and lifestyle blog by Ashley Liddle

Discovering our World

Have you been good this year? Saint Nicholas Day in Poland

Every opportunity is good when it comes to gift-giving, and if you have been a good boy or girl, you may expect small presents on December 6th – the official celebration of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus or… Continue Reading…


Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Day is celebrated in the United States and Canada. For Americans it is one of the most important holidays of the year. It’s celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November. Thanksgiving in the USA is a celebration celebrated every… Continue Reading…


November 11, 2018 – 100 years of Poland’s independence

Rok 2018 to Rok Jubileuszu 100-lecia odzyskania przez Polskę Niepodległości.  Narodowe Święto Niepodległości to dla Polaków jedno z najważniejszych świąt państwowych. Po 123 latach zaborów – niewoli, walki, cierpienia i wielkiego wysiłku  wielu pokoleń Polek i Polaków żeby zachować tożsamość narodową… Continue Reading…


Savvy traveler – Travel planning is just the beginning of an adventure

It is then that your journey begins to take on specific shapes and dreams become real. It is worth it, so it’s good to prepare for it. That’s why today I wanted to tell you how to avoid mistakes when… Continue Reading…


Dressing up and staying in

How many times have you visited the unexpected guests or the postman just when you put on your “home” clothing? Are you happy with your choice? Or maybe in such situations you can put on “normal” jeans and blouse in… Continue Reading…


Savvy traveler – carry-on baggage

Today I wanted to tell you a little bit about what awaits us in connection with traveling by plane. In the case of travel by air transport, we have the opportunity to take with us the luggage of the so-called… Continue Reading…


November 1st – All Saints’ Day

Beginning of November. All Saints’ Day, followed by All Souls ‘Day, is the time we devote to those who have already left this world. On the first of November we remember the martyrs and saints, and on the second of… Continue Reading…


This is Halloween…

  Autumn. We are well into the second half of October, and although the sun still golden the leaves on the trees that sparkle with all shades of yellow and brown, the days are shorter, the darkness falls faster and… Continue Reading…


Polish traces in America part three – from Silesia to Texas

Continuing our journey following the footsteps of Polish settlers in America I found my way to Texas. I briefly described the beginnings of this first Polish settlement, but, due to a very important anniversary, I would like to stop at… Continue Reading…


Fall is here

Fall is truly an amazing season. All the leaves from the trees and plants change into multi-colored works of art and fall away. It creates bare, and vulnerable branches, revealing the true scenery underneath. It also represents a beautiful cycle… Continue Reading…