Hiking with Anxiety: the Kampinos National Park Edition

Hiking with anxiety - this time, in the #Kampinos National Park, #Warsaw, #Poland. Stunning fall foliage with the side of anxious thoughts. #hiking #solohiker #femalesolo #mentalhealth #anxiety #Warsaw What to do in Warsaw | National Parks in Poland | Hiking in Poland | awomanafoot.com

I really love fall. The changing colors, crispy cold mornings, the earthy smell of moist soil and mushrooms. But in the battle between nice views and anxiety, the last one usually wins. You see, I hate leaving my apartment. I know, I’m a travel blogger, you would think I can’t wait to just run out […]

POLIN Museum in Warsaw: Visit the Best Museum in Europe.

Looking for something unique for your trip to Poland? POLIN Museum is a must! Named the best museum in Europe - won't disappoint you!

Are you ready to get your mind blown? Go to the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews. Surprised?  This is not your old school museum with dusty artifacts and long, boring descriptions of events no one cares about reading. This is one of the most beautiful museums in the world. And it is […]

Best Day Hikes in the Silesian Beskids: From Wisła Głębce through Stożek Wielki to Wisła Dziechcinka

Check out one of the best day hikes Silesian Beskids have to offer - great views, challenging trails and cheap accommodation - don't miss it! Day Hike #3: Wisła Głębce - Stożek Wielki - Wisła Dziechcinka. Awomanafoot.com | women hikers | Beskid | Poland | hiking trails | Wisła | Carpathians | Hiking in Poland | solo | awomanafoot.com

Recently, over a long weekend break (May the 1st), I went to Wisła for a short hiking trip. This is the heart of the Silesian Beskids Mountains and a great place to make your base for a number of day hikes. My third day of hiking in the Silesian Beskid Mountains proved the most beautiful and […]

Best Day Hikes in the Silesian Beskids: From Ustroń through Czantoria and Soszów to Wisła

Check out one of the best day hikes Silesian Beskids have to offer - great views, challenging trails and cheap accommodation - don't miss it! Hiking in Poland | Carpathians | Eastern Europe Travel | Hiking Trails in Europe

For my second day hike from Wisła (pronounce: viswa) in the Silesian Beskids Mountains, I decided to start in Ustroń and walk back toward my hotel. It’s a nice linear trail with a pleasant mixture of challenging ascents and steep downhill treks with lovely and easy walking. There is a lot of forest hiking with enough clearings and meadows […]

Best Day Hikes in the Silesian Beskids: From Wisła Center, a Loop Through Stary Groń and Salmopol

A perfect day hike from Wisła, Poland in the Silesian Beskids - check it out! awomanafoot.com

Hiking in the Silesian Beskid is just wonderful. Go solo or grab a few friends  – you will have a great time! You can use the day hikes I created or try to make your own combination. The site mapa turystyczna is a really handy tool. Yes, it’s in Polish, but it’s really intuitive and […]

Why Hiking near Wisła in the Silesian Beskids Should Be High On Your Bucket List!

Check out the awesome hiking benefits backed by science! Hit the trails today and heal your body and soul! | Hiking and Camping | Mental Health | Anxiety | Fitness | Wellness |

If you love hiking and seeing new places you should consider hiking near Wisła (pronounce: viswa). This small but charming town in the Beskid Śląski Mountains is the perfect base for many day hikes in the area. The modest yet beautiful Silesian Beskids Mountains The Beskids are a long mountain range in the Outer Western […]

A Walk Through Alluring History and Symbolism at the Okopowa Jewish Cemetery in Warsaw

Discover the History and Symbolism of the Okopowa Jewish Cemetery in Warsaw. awomanafoot.com

Cemeteries aren’t a typical tourist destination which is a mistake. You can learn a lot about the place from the final rest of its people. Necropolises show first of all beliefs of the community and relations with a religion (or lack thereof). But they also teach about the community’s wealth or poverty, artistic styles and […]

Kampinos National Park: a Natural Treasure on the Outskirts of Warsaw

What is Kampinos? Kampinos National Park is a stunning natural reserve on the north-western outskirts of Warsaw. Taking public transportation you can easily and fast transport yourself from the busy and noisy (and sometimes heavily polluted) city to a gorgeous swamp and sand covered park. Although the park was created in 1959, the idea was […]

Krakow’s Underground Museum: Unearthing a True Gem!

The Hidden Out of Sight (Literally!) Gem in Krakow When people think about Krakow they might have some kind of ideas about the big ancient market place or the Mariacki Church, the Jewish quarter or the Old University – one of the oldest in Europe. But not many people know that a true treasure awaits […]