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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
Evening wear / prom dresses - Polish sites?
2 - I don't usually buy such stuff on the internet so I don't know which are good ones, but I...

LifeJacq120 - 16 hours ago / Paulina - 12 hours ago
Driving license needed while driving in Poland?
7 - @aahil Do not try to use false documents, (if you want to visit police station, do whatever you want)....

LifeWielkiPolak - 9 Nov 2012 / Kuzyn - 1 day ago
Top 10 Poland fashion brands
13 - This seems to have been hacked by foreign producers which isn't really within the thread title, but there is...

Lifejoojoo - 17 Sep 2011 / Cardno85 - 1 day ago
Good place to live in Poland (if you want to move on)?   2   3
66 - How old is your son? The younger the better. I presume he doesn't speak any Polish so it...

LifeGuest - 13 Feb 2006 / Atch - 2 days ago
Questions about Polish names Pola, Gracja, and Grażyna
29 - What about the names Paulina or Kasia both are very feminine and still sound nice in English language? Kasia...

LifeNoaSew - 26 Oct 2014 / Americangrazyna - 2 days ago
Why should the Polish all over the world wear red on St. Joseph's day?   2
31 - The History: In the Middle Ages through St. Joseph's intercessions with the Lord, Sicilians were saved from famine. The...

Lifevalpomike - 22 Mar 2011 / RougeLupine2017 - 19 Mar 2017
1 in 217 in Poland and Buddys surgery
3 - For those who share on FB thank you anyone who is in need of genealogy help just send me...

LifePatrycja19 - 15 Mar 2017 / Patrycja19 - 16 Mar 2017
Why is circumcision not practiced in Poland?   2   3   4   ...   18   19
570 - " Like that old joke, what's Australian foreplay? " "Why isn't there wool down there?"...

LifeRebirth - 30 Jun 2011 / mafketis - 14 Mar 2017
Best area to live in Lower Silesia, Poland? Property in a countryside.   2
33 - Can't imagine it'll be possible to get such a thing in a desirable area where tourists will actually...

LifeBraveheart16 - 8 Aug 2015 / delphiandomine - 13 Mar 2017
What items is Poland's market missing?
20 - Especially in warm weather! Traditionally Poland just doesn't have any conceptual space for liquids that are...

LifeMaciek_G - 9 Mar 2017 / mafketis - 11 Mar 2017
Immigration Free Poland is Not Being Racist   2   3   4   ...   6   7
194 - Why? That simple, he doesn't care about religion. oppressed minorities bc that all is secondary to the main...

Lifejohnny reb - 18 Sep 2016 / Ironside - 10 Mar 2017
Polish movies with English subtitles   2   3
67 - I've searched for it myself too. Most of the time, as a cinephile, I find all Polish movies with...

Liferanjit - 1 Apr 2008 / MrComric - 9 Mar 2017
Polish people and racism.   2   3   4   ...   30   31
915 - You would have spent your time better if you went to the pub or for a walk in the...

Lifecapellanna - 9 Apr 2008 / cms - 7 Mar 2017
Polish Wedding March & Funny Hat
20 - I have a picture of my niece and her husband from their Polish wedding in Buffalo . 1964. he...

Lifeangelbina000 - 11 Aug 2010 / Rozalka - 5 Mar 2017
I am moving to Warsaw. (Could anyone tell me about life there?)   2
49 - Are you going to rent a flat or room? Flat cost is about 2500zl. Food 800zl pcm....

LifeShizuka - 31 Oct 2013 / peter_olsztyn - 5 Mar 2017
Pakistani Muslim studying at the Medical University of Lodz (racism, safety, etc) HELP
23 - You expect him to care? What kind of xenophilic virtue does that signal?...

LifeGuest - 31 Oct 2015 / mafketis - 4 Mar 2017
Why are Muslims seen as a deterrent to Poland?   2   3   4   5
134 - No. Most muslims are silent towards the situation which is not the same thing. A BBC survey found...

Lifejohnny reb - 16 Jul 2015 / spiritus - 3 Mar 2017
The etiquette of eating with a fork in Poland
8 - Here's my very refined technique: ...

Lifespiritus - 2 Mar 2017 / mafketis - 2 Mar 2017
Advice needed on Dental implant in Poland   2   3   4
99 - Indeed. It can work out to be more expensive than getting an implant, for example, in the States....

LifeYingli - 30 Mar 2013 / DominicB - 1 Mar 2017
Could anyone tell me about any Polish bands that are/were popular.
17 - Hi does anyone know the name of the polish song or the name of the singer? In the video...

LifeRinachka - 21 Sep 2011 / Devilishangel - 26 Feb 2017
Is 10500 monthly is enough for a family to live in Warsaw Poland   2   3   4   5
136 - A single person can live comfortably on that in Warsaw, and it is a nice city to live...

LifeSur - 12 Aug 2013 / jon357 - 25 Feb 2017
Winter clothing what to buy in Poland
5 - If we're talking about decathlon I've got those boots: decathlon.pl/buty-zimowe-forclaz-500-mskie-id_8344341.html They're ok, although very warm. If jacket is in...

Lifetestuser - 23 Feb 2017 / majkel - 24 Feb 2017
Wish to settle down, which country to choose - Poland or Russia?   2
31 - I'm kind jealous of you that you can travel around and work in so many countries. I'm from Japan...

Lifeglobetrekker - 14 Feb 2017 / Selena88 - 22 Feb 2017
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
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
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
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
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


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