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Poles and expats share their views on living in Poland. Discuss Polish traditions, customs and culture.
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Sticky: Why Do You Love Poland?   2   3   4   ...   17   18
534 - Maybe people love Poland because it's so intolerant and violent. Maybe people should love Poland because Poles are largely...

LifeLoneStranger - 28 Jan 2007 / Albany NY - 30 Oct 2016
Withdraw Europe money in Poznan
16 - It will keep Poles in Poland. And Poland needs them. Fantastic!!!...

LifeChannieJeily - 14 Feb 2017 / NoToForeigners - 17 Feb 2017
Poland Soccer League (Ekstraklasa) Discussions
9 - Hollander moral heretics provoked Polish brothers and deserved their rightful wrath. Legia boys could squeeze them like a fleas...

LifeJollyRomek - 6 Jun 2015 / Crow - 17 Feb 2017
Wish to settle down, which country to choose - Poland or Russia?
30 - Russia of course. Good luck and farewell....

Lifeglobetrekker - 14 Feb 2017 / NoToForeigners - 16 Feb 2017
Working in Mokotow - Living in ... ? (Warsaw)
5 - My friend, i just do not see any relationship between my question regarding traffic situation and villages nearby,...

Lifedoll_steak - 16 Feb 2017 / doll_steak - 16 Feb 2017
Price of cigarettes in Poland?   2   3   4   5   6
173 - Hello everybody. How is about sending cigarrets (2 packs, 40 sigarrets) via post office, avia, sea? If it is...

LifeAsh - 26 Jul 2007 / Serhiy, Ukraine - 15 Feb 2017
Good furniture shops in Poland?
11 - Having ran out of many a furniture shop,... screaming!!! I had finally settled for having my furniture made to...

LifeJimFoster - 15 Mar 2013 / Sylvio - 14 Feb 2017
Polish religious decor for the home. Sound familiar?
3 - My grandmother's house had a picture of St Theresa of Avila on the living room wall; and, another in...

Lifemjd - 15 Mar 2013 / Bejma - 12 Feb 2017
Letter-mail international Forwarding and redirection with Poczta Polska in Poland?
16 - Merged: Need mail forwarding (Poland to Ukraine) To receive a letters from different EU companies interested in...

LifeLwowskaKrakow - 22 Feb 2012 / needforward - 10 Feb 2017
Advice needed on Dental implant in Poland   2   3   4
92 - as anyone used dentistryinpoloand .com, any concerns or praise for them...

LifeYingli - 30 Mar 2013 / PHD - 9 Feb 2017
Would you move back to Canada if you had Canadian PR or remain in Poland (and risk loosing your Canadian PR)?
30 - If you have not lived in Canada for 3 out of the 4 yrs that is required, you must...

Lifeczech_canadian - 26 Jan 2016 / gjene - 9 Feb 2017
A good cobbler and bespoke tailor in southeastern Poland?
7 - @cms Thanks :)...

LifeSlein Jinn - 10 Jan 2014 / Paladine - 7 Feb 2017
Are foreigners welcome in Poland?   2   3   4   ...   8   9
261 - I'm sorry to hear it. Can you tell me where did it happen and have you reported that...

Lifered_devil - 22 Jun 2009 / Ironside - 6 Feb 2017
Weed (Cannabis) prices in Zakopane/Krakow, Poland. (Difficulty to obtain)
24 - I responded to you in Random Chat to avoid going off topic here....

LifeDavidODwyer - 19 Feb 2011 / johnny reb - 6 Feb 2017
Water from wells in Warsaw - Safe to drink?
24 - @turbocat8 Generally, Powsin and Kabaty are two areas the same forest-recreation complex. Therefore is true, what I wrote...

Lifevndunne - 6 May 2011 / WulfrunianbBoy - 4 Feb 2017
Life and working of an Indian in Gdynia
2 - Merged: An Indian moving to Poland for Job offer, in a need of experts advice Hi, I...

Liferuban_rk - 31 Jan 2017 / ruban_rk - 3 Feb 2017
What is the worst bank in Poland that I should avoid at all costs?
17 - @groovyg I bet it's stated there in your contract with BZ WBK. Read what you sign. Read....

LifeCerasella - 6 Dec 2016 / NoToForeigners - 3 Feb 2017
Do Polish people like Turkish people?   2   3
64 - You are not muslim, it should be easy to integrate into community. Speak some Polish, make some friends and...

Lifecapco - 25 Aug 2012 / Jojojo - 3 Feb 2017
The Polish Wedding - What is it Like in Poland?   2   3   4   5
136 - People gather together and get drunk. That is an ancient rite. Across humanity, nothing 'ethnic' about it. You're...

LifeaPole - 21 Apr 2006 / Ironside - 1 Feb 2017
When will SMOKING BE BANNED? (from public areas in Poland)   2
43 - Oh, I've seen it, Johnny, I've just never smelled it:-)...

LifeMaluch - 19 Oct 2014 / Lyzko - 31 Jan 2017
Indian community in Poland
28 - If you aren`t familiar with facts, you can`t be deaf. I nicely told you that are Poles Sarmatians. Go...

Lifekbjan26 - 23 Sep 2015 / Crow - 30 Jan 2017
Could i find people in Poland by their phone number or address?
19 - Karol and Halina Kaluza ul Herbsta 10/41 ,Slupsk 76-200 Poland...

Lifenino - 4 Aug 2008 / Krys - 30 Jan 2017
Smokers in Kraków, Poland - News Flash, Smoking is disgusting & Gross!
4 - Screwing around with multiple men are an even bigger risk, gal. HPV 16 can progress from nothing, ...

Lifesuperuser1999 - 20 Nov 2014 / Bejma - 29 Jan 2017
English Speaking Doctors (Psychiatrist) in Poland?
14 - Your English is excellent! Only curious as to in which English-speaking countries you've worked, apart from the UK....

Lifeswissi - 19 Jul 2013 / Lyzko - 28 Jan 2017
Polish music books / sheet notes
5 - Merged: Sheet music to Ada's Kujawiak #3. Can anyone help? Hi. I'm in need of the sheet...

LifeTekla25 - 29 Mar 2012 / drsqueez - 28 Jan 2017
Polish Supercar. Do you like it?
11 - Thanks, looks really cool, I noticed that steering wheel doesn't come with ridiculous buttons all over it, it looks...

LifeNoToForeigners - 26 Jan 2017 / Luke84 - 27 Jan 2017
Polish traditions or customs of shaving baby's hair
4 - There doesn't seem to be any such tradition of shaving babies in Polish culture. I'm wondering where the OP...

Lifebeaumont2015 - 26 Jan 2017 / Atch - 26 Jan 2017
Would getting a Polish eagle tattoo be frowned upon??
17 - I know for a fact that such overtly nationalistic symbolism is frowned upon in Germany. From educated Poles in...

Lifesilky - 13 Nov 2012 / Lyzko - 25 Jan 2017
Polish men mostly have short hair, why?   2
41 - The irregularly curly (wavy) hair gene is my guess. Me and my brother both have it. He...

Lifekamilkamil - 2 Jun 2010 / Bejma - 18 Jan 2017
The Polish Mustache: Facial Hair Past Its Prime
5 - Moustaches are never "in" and never "out". They just are and always have been. Shaved heads, on...

Lifejasondmzk - 21 Feb 2013 / Bejma - 18 Jan 2017
Funeral Traditions in Poland
30 - Thank you for such a detailed and lovely account of funeral prayers, observances and traditions....

LifeKocham cie - 13 Jan 2009 / Ryba - 17 Jan 2017
Why are Polish people so obsessed with race?   2   3
85 - Are you claiming that they considered themselves to be Poles? I would rather take their word for that...

LifeMeowmeow - 30 May 2011 / Ironside - 16 Jan 2017
Polish Wedding March & Funny Hat
19 - THe hat thing is part of "czepina" It is supposedly quite common in Buffalo NY. It...

Lifeangelbina000 - 11 Aug 2010 / madeafoolofonce - 13 Jan 2017
Woman born 1985 in Czarny Dunajec, Poland looking for biological mother
2 - The closest to the Czarny Dunajec seems to be this one in Zakopane: domydziecka.org/placowka,207.html Looks like...

LifeKasia leja - 11 Jan 2017 / Looker - 11 Jan 2017
Driving test, English speaking driving school in Warsaw?   2   3   4
93 - I recommend GAZeLka too, the best possible choice. I feel safe and confident behind the wheel :) and I...

LifeArcadeasylum - 28 Feb 2008 / jun92 - 11 Jan 2017
Up-to-date prices for Driving Lessons in English in Warsaw?
5 - I just passed the test (on the first attempt!) and can happily recommend GAZeLka - the best choice I...

Lifeedwardmulhern - 4 Jan 2014 / jun92 - 11 Jan 2017
Where Can I Buy Mothballs in Poland?
3 - Yes, there are many different products for sale in the shops, but none of them are moth balls. ...

LifeThe Wanderer - 9 Jan 2017 / The Wanderer - 10 Jan 2017
Pomeranian/Fluffy Dogs - where to buy in Poland?
6 - cantravieso.com/...

Lifelivinginwroclaw - 9 Jan 2017 / After2020 - 9 Jan 2017
Questions about Polish names Pola, Gracja, and Grażyna
28 - Exactly, Ironside! Meanwhile, her middle name didn't become popular her in the States either, save perhaps for certain Souther...

LifeNoaSew - 26 Oct 2014 / Lyzko - 8 Jan 2017
Erasmus Life in Katowice
2 - You should be fine then....

Lifesherlocked - 8 Jan 2017 / Wulkan - 8 Jan 2017
Disco Polo - No No No No No!   2   3   4
96 - sorry for posting in the wrong thread. I must have clicked wrong :( Could someone from the admins move...

Lifeosiol - 10 Feb 2008 / DutchGuy - 7 Jan 2017
Where to purchase reasonably cost Eye Contact lens Cleaner/Solution in Poland??
6 - Try the internet and find out the shops who sell them....

Lifem1che11e - 4 Jul 2011 / terri - 7 Jan 2017
Know any Polish English bilingual childrens toys?
11 - My daughters half polish and her dad's always at work I'm learning to speak it but I want my...

LifeZosiu - 9 Jun 2010 / RaiiyeeRaiiyee - 6 Jan 2017
Polish Doctors refuse to take European Health Insurance Card
8 - If you are a visitor - i.e. are on holiday in Poland: 1. Any private doctor will see...

LifeSickman - 3 Jan 2017 / terri - 3 Jan 2017
Polish mentality towards Pakistan   2   3   4
91 - There are good and bad bosses everywhere. Some need to have their over-inflated ego massaged every day. Some are...

LifeJabwaw - 16 Jan 2008 / terri - 3 Jan 2017
Would love to move to Poland
13 - I'm originally from the UK, moved here in Oct '15....

LifeSerb5672 - 30 Dec 2016 / WhirlwindTobias - 31 Dec 2016
Hey Everyone, Require Smartphone Buying Guidance in Warsaw.
2 - I know if you have a I phone you can change out your SIM card in Poland . I...

Liferajnikant_gamit - 29 Dec 2016 / jkmini - 31 Dec 2016
What is the best platform to sell items in Poland?
15 - You can try "Buy Sell Poland "., which is new but good and simple. poland.craigslists.biz/...

Lifeworldeuro - 8 May 2012 / dakowska - 30 Dec 2016
Help me find this Polish band and song....   2   3   4
99 - I am looking for help finding a song that my father was taught in 1930. He doesn't speak Polish...

LifeOmarUK - 30 Jul 2008 / Pat Ander - 29 Dec 2016
COMBATING "POLACK" JOKES   2   3   4   ...   14   15
422 - Polack jokes lol. I think jokes about us are sometimes funny. I often laugh my ass loud reading...

LifePolonius3 - 30 Aug 2008 / NoToForeigners - 26 Dec 2016
Cost of living in Katowice, Poland   2
49 - Oh absolutely; I suppose I was thinking in cases of personal security, assaults, murders, rapes etc. Poland's murder...

Lifepoland25 - 22 Jun 2014 / smurf - 24 Dec 2016
Popular and Practical Cars in Poland   2
36 - For the question pf the most popular car in Poland, there is only one reply - VW Passat B5...

LifeTransferGirl - 22 Apr 2009 / MirekCarDealer - 24 Dec 2016
The custom of kneeling to say grace for a meal in Poland
3 - Wow! had no idea. Thank you....

Lifeselma - 22 Dec 2016 / selma - 23 Dec 2016
European Capital of Culture 2016: Which Polish city do you wish to win?   2
42 - Merged: Best Emerging Polish Artists of 2016 Merry Xmas and a happy new year to you all....

LifeSebastian - 14 May 2011 / jacekkaminski91 - 22 Dec 2016
Are there January Sales in Poland?
7 - @Schmiznurf Same question but PS4 is what I'm seeking :)...

LifeSchmiznurf - 28 Dec 2015 / jacekkaminski91 - 22 Dec 2016
Moving To Krakow May (a place to live and work?)   2
47 - Kraków has loads going for it, lots of corporations making a job easy to find, a good standard of...

Lifefez0130 - 16 Aug 2012 / jacekkaminski91 - 21 Dec 2016
Important Poland etiquette question: bite of the herring first, then a shot, or shot first, then a herring?
22 - I had to look this up again. Vodka first, herring next. No breath inbetween. ;) Na zdrowie!...

Lifef stop - 21 Nov 2014 / f stop - 20 Dec 2016
Opłatek, not presents, epitomises the true Polish Christmas spirit   2   3
70 - America is much too big a place to make such sweeping generalisations. Many German Americans attach quite a...

LifePolonius3 - 7 Dec 2016 / Polonius3 - 20 Dec 2016
New to Poland (Bydgoszcz) - cost of living there   2
46 - You mean 12ooo? Everything above 6ooo netto is enough....

Lifefabiand_88 - 4 Apr 2013 / peter_olsztyn - 19 Dec 2016
Cheapest Marlboro White and Lambert&Butler cigarettes in Poland
14 - I have been pulled over in the middle of the night by German Zoll and they asked me how...

Lifefritzsmoker - 10 Oct 2016 / peter_olsztyn - 14 Dec 2016


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