Category Archives: Poland

Christmassy Poland & Kraków Bagels (Obwarzanek)

For an old city, Kraków feels young. Sure there are plenty of wizened folk walking their matching dogs, plenty haunched over their breakfasts or selling obwarzanek krakowski, but Kraków itself—as a cultural centre and urban dwelling place—feels young in the sense that it’s just getting back … Continue reading

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Mini Knishes & New York Nostalgia

I moved to New York City more than a year ago for one semester and, and as we now begin our final academic year in London this week, that term abroad seems like eons ago. As my classmate noted this startling anniversary and we reminisced in … Continue reading

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Poppy Seed Roll

It’s that time again, but today I’m not referencing a season change or major holiday. In the past few years I’ve packed up, moved out, and settled in over and over; discounting short-term trips and travels, I’ve properly moved from … Continue reading

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