Christmas Fair by Day

Wrocław’s Christmas fair is by far one of holiday’s must-do-events come the holiday season. It’s actually gotten bigger every year that I’ve gone to it, but this year was the first time I’ve seen it during the day. Sure it’s not as spectacular when you don’t have the glitter of Christmas lights all around, and…

Wrocław’s Christmas Fair

Wrocław’s Christmas fair opened a couple of weeks ago, maybe even earlier, but there’s a good reason I’m only now mentioning it on this blog. I’m just not feeling it this year. Maybe it’s because of the snow, or rather lack of it so far this season, that the atmosphere just isn’t there. It’s still…

Roasted Chestnuts – Kasztany Jadalne

During Wrocław’s Christas fair I had my first taste of edible chestnuts. I must admit I have no idea where these things have been hiding from me all my life, they are really really delicious. Filling, too, I only had a few and felt stuffed, but that could also be due to mulled wine we…

Wrocław’s Christmas Fair

Tonight was the official unavailing of Wrocław’s Christmas fair. Packed with dozens of shops offering anything from warm winter socks, through jewelery, hot food and warm cinnamon wine called Grzaniec, to merry-go-round rides for kids and life size Wrocław dwarfs to take photos with. It all looks very well organized and seems a good fit…