Category: Poland

Kayaking on the Ruda River, Poland

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Poland is one of the best kayaking destinations in Europe. There is Mazury (Masurian Lake District) in the north, also known as The Land of a Thousand Lakes, with endless kayaking routes where you can paddle for days or even weeks and also many, many great rivers for paddling.
Some of the river kayaking routes in Poland are considered as the most beautiful in Europe. The most popular routes are: Krutynia River, Biebrza River, Czarna Hańcza River and the Augustow Canal.
I was not aware that the Ruda River, which is located about 25km from my hometown, is one of the most interesting kayaking rivers in the south of Poland… READ MORE !

Żywiec Beskids, Outer Eastern Carpathians, Poland 2009

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In summer 2009 we spent couple of days in the Żywiec Beskids region which is located within Outer Eastern Carpathians mountain range.
We stayed in a agrotouristic farm Rancho Motel in Pietrzykowice which is located about 5km from Zywiec Lake. READ MORE !!!