Discovering our World

Travel, beauty, fashion, style and lifestyle blog by Ashley Liddle

Discovering our World

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…


How to…? – Packing a backpack

If you are wondering how to properly pack for a backpacking trip, it may be a good idea to plan and prepare a little earlier. Regardless of whether you are going on a long or short hike, it is important… Continue Reading…


September 2021 – Events in Orange County and Los Angeles

I. ORANGE COUNTY: 1. International Street Fair  International foods, crafts, folk dancing and music. Many different ethnic foods and costume. The Street Fair has become known for the variety of food reflecting cuisine from around the world. They provide food,… 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…


How the road rules in the USA differ from the road rules in Poland?

Driving in America is generally similar to that in Poland. The most important thing is driving on the right side. There are, however, a lot of road rules that differ from those in Poland, or which do not exist in… Continue Reading…


Los Angeles museums are reopening

After more than a year since the COVID-19 pandemic forced Los Angeles County museums to temporarily shut their doors, our local institutions are ready for their comeback. However, visiting a museum will not be exactly as it was prior to… 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…


International Children’s Day

Nobody is too old to celebrate Children’s Day – after all, everyone will always be a child of their parents. International Children’s Day was established in 1954 by the General Assembly of the United Nations (UN) for the dissemination of… 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…