Chopin In The Park Returns!
CalendarFeaturesInsider News 13 May 2023 0
An essential part of experiencing the city, tomorrow sees the annual return of Chopin recitals in Łazienki Park. Recitals May 14th marks the beginning of this year’s cycle of outdoor Chopin concerts. Taking place at noon and 4 p.m. each Sunday thereafter, join a regular crowd of thousands to... Read more
New Park For Warsaw
FeaturesInsider News 22 April 2023 0
The Green Board of the Capital City of Warsaw have announced a tender for the construction of Żerański Park, a 13-hectare project whose first stage should be completed by 2024 or 2025. Divided into two stages, the second and final part should be delivered four-years from the signing of... Read more
Green Light For Linear Park!
FeaturesInsider News 10 March 2023 0
Stretching out for nearly two-kilometres, it’s been confirmed that a stunning linear park will be created to stretch down the southern district of Ursynów. Covering a total footprint of approximately ten hectares, the park will see 1,000 trees planted and over 100,000 shrubs, vines and perennials. Of its other... Read more
Ursynów Set For Stunning Park Makeover
Insider News 30 August 2021 0
Established in 2016, and named Park im. Cichociemnych Spadochroniarzy AK after a WWII paratrooper regiment, the park is built around a hill that was constructed on top of leftover construction debris amassed whilst the neighboring housing estates were being built in the 1970s. The planned redevelopment of the park... Read more
Wilanów Park: Winner Announced
Insider News 10 May 2021 0
Organized by the Warsaw branch of SARP, a competitive process to design the space was won by RS Architektura Krajobrazu with their proposal envisioning building a coherent synergy between recreation, leisure, gastronomy and local trade. Set to be created at the intersection of Przyczółkowa, Crewna, Rzeczpospolitej and Karuzela, the... Read more
Into The… Green!
News that Warsaw’s parks had reopened following their temporary closure was greeted with the kind of fanfare usually reserved for a moon landing. Just in the nick of time for summer, we bring you our rundown of the ones that can’t be missed! For… The Best of Warsaw Łazienki... Read more
Art Of The Matter: Łazienki
More than just the green lungs of Warsaw, Łazienki is a treasure trove of fine art and sculpture from days of old… BY STUART DOWELL If often feels like Warsaw is a city with chip on its shoulder, always apologising for itself. Like a former stage queen drowning her... Read more
The Glories of Łazienki
Warsaw, and its residents, sure like their parks. Seventy-six fall within the city limits, making the city one of the greenest in Europe. Spoilt for choice they might be, but if the populace were pressed to pick one they couldn’t live without then its highly likely Łazienki would be... Read more
Back To Nature: Łazienki’s Botanical Garden
Avoid the hordes that head to Łazienki and get horticultural by rooting around the lesser-known Botanical Garden… BY ALEX WEBBER | PHOTOS BY KEVIN DEMARIA An extraordinary enclave of horticultural treasure, the University of Warsaw’s Botanical Garden is nothing if it is not a surprise: secretive, serene and certainly... Read more
The principal role of Dziki Lokator? Tough one: it’s a pizzeria, a café, bistro and bar. But with the doors closing usually no later than 8 p.m., its function as the latter is often overlooked. That’s something of a mistake, especially in the summer months when the park location... Read more