Breaking The Ice

Breaking The Ice

Features 3 August 2015 0

Forget the radioactive slurry in Old Town, this summer’s undisputed King of the Snow Cone is Furoszron. We talk to Tomek, one half of the duo behind this seasonal sensation… • My business partner Daniel discovered these shaved ice drinks while on holiday in Thailand about five years ago... Read more
Skra-tching the Surface 
On the one hand, an emblem of modern Warsaw, on the other, a graveyard of communist memories: time to explore the SKRA sports complex! (Text: Alex Webber | Photos: Ed Wight) There’s perfect and there’s too perfect. Look at Łazienki. Beautiful, isn’t it. But stray onto the lawns and... Read more
Go Ahead Jump!

Go Ahead Jump!

Features 9 March 2015 0

Dive into spring to get your healthy body ready for summer. Aquapark Wesolandia (ul. Wspólna 4 (Wesoła), wesolandia.pl) Features a recreational pool, kids pool and a 25 meter pool for more serious swimmers. Also on-site, a water tube, Jacuzzi, tennis and fitness facilities. Holmes Place Premium (ul. Belwederska 23... Read more
The Secret Garden
There’s an abundance of al fresco dining options in Warsaw – but as soon becomes apparent, for each secret garden are flimsy tables planted right by the curb: is that SUV going to back into me, you splutter over coffee. We bring you a countdown of the Insider’s favorites…... Read more
Moon River

Moon River

Features 9 July 2014 0

After years spent on the fringes of conscience, the Wisła is back in flavor and Warsaw’s new social hub… Behold, the Wisla! Not the most majestic of rivers, but a river nonetheless. And one that’s come a long way in a short time. Unloved and underdeveloped, it’s not that... Read more
Plażowa

Plażowa

Going Out 8 July 2014 0

They either complement Temat Rzeka next door, or steal their thunder – your choice. Set in and around a swanky new complex standing under the National Stadium, points are scored for a music stage, an open air top floor VIP platform, and toilets you aren’t terrified of entering. No... Read more
Na Lato

Na Lato

Going Out 8 July 2014 0

Once derided as a hipster haunt, the twits have moved on, replaced instead by an increasingly on-trend crowd that’s all glinting watches and logo-clad bags. The expanse of greenery outside has installed it as one of Warsaw’s principal seasonal drinking zones. Na Lato ul. Rozbrat 44, tel. 692 280 094, open... Read more
Famous Five Ice Cream
When Warsaw gets its summer sweat on, reach for relief with the traditional local cure: ice cream. We bring you five local legends… Budka z Lodami (Francuska 30) This innocuous wooden cabin has become a summer staple for Sunday Saska strollers. Natural ingredients and creative flavor combinations have installed... Read more