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The Tour Begins

And now for a completely different kind of travel: private tour with family.

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Statue of Chopin in Łazienki Park. Before this trip, I didn't even know he was from Poland!

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Some important building in Łazienki Park

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The stunning inside the as-yet unopened Museum of the History of Polish Jews

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Outside the museum

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And now we venture into Old Town Warsaw

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Much of this is reconstruction because the Germans almost completely destroyed Warsaw during World War II as a punishment for the Warsaw Uprising

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Maybe some aspects have a kitschy Disneyland feel to them. Cousin Terence, good sport, played along.

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And of course the Polish are known for their churches

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Artwork for sale! Come, tourists, come.

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For some reason this square reminded me of Plaza Santo Domino in Cartagena, the one with the recumbent Bolero statue

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All I want is dessert

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Fun with fountains

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Fun with doors

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Fun with ice cream

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Fun gay pride parading

Posted by chschen 05:00 Archived in Poland

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