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Chicago is my kind of town – welcome to Mid-West, part one

A month ago, at the beginning of September, I took a short trip to Mid-West area of the United States. I visited my mom and my sister who live respectively in Chicago, Illinois and in St. Joseph, Michigan. Since the… Continue Reading…


10 best – beaches in Orange County

Picking the best beaches in Orange County isn’t easy. With 42 miles of sandy coastline and a string of small, eclectic beach towns, Orange County delivers the quintessential Southern California experience. Located between San Diego to the south and Los… Continue Reading…


Helena Modjeska and her “Arden”

When I am showing tourists around Los Angeles, I am usually being asked by my guests to show them mainly Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Malibu, Santa Monica, or the standard places described in many guidebooks. Meanwhile, on my blog I would… Continue Reading…


Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park is located in southeastern California, just 140 miles (225 kilometers) from Los Angeles and 49 miles (78 kilometers) from Palm Springs. It is definitely not one of the most famous parks in the USA. So is… Continue Reading…


Polish traces in America part two – Panna Maria, Texas

Our journey in the footsteps of Polish settlers in North America started in Jamestown, Virginia. Today we will follow those footsteps all the way to Texas. And why there, to the south-west state so far away from the east coast… Continue Reading…


Downtown Los Angeles – the cradle of American cinematography

In LA nobody is from LA. People come here both from all over the United States and from around the world. Thanks to them, the city is so diverse. Visiting Los Angeles is like traveling around the world. Chinatown, Koreatown,… Continue Reading…


United States – Alabama. Part 1 – history and facts

The state of Alabama is located in the southeastern part of the United States, on the Gulf of Mexico. It is bordered by Florida to the south, Mississippi to the west, Georgia to the east and Tennessee to the north.… Continue Reading…


United States – Alaska. Part 1 – history and facts

Early Alaska The first human beings arrived in Alaska about 13,000 BC. At that time Alaska was part of a land bridge that extended across to Siberia. People followed the herds of animals they hunted. Europeans arrived in the area… Continue Reading…


Facts and myths about living in Southern California

Are you dreaming of moving to California and wondering to what extent the image shown in movies and series is truthful? Will your character fit like a glove to the local reality, or maybe your tastes do not match it… Continue Reading…


Leo Carrillo State Beach – Malibu

Leo Carrillo State Beach is one of the more popular beaches in Malibu and one of Los Angeles’ most scenic beaches, with miles of sand, sea caves, and interesting rock formations. Visitors often rave about how uncrowded it is, compared… Continue Reading…