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The country of three capitals

EnglishFrenchEnglish Over the ages, Polish rulers repeatedly changed their headquarters. The effect of this is a common misconception about the number of real capitals of the country on the Vistula river. Despite all the controversy, historians solved the problem by picking 3 cities and dubbing

Dragon of Wawel Hill

EnglishFrenchEnglish There are many stories. Some of them are scary, some of them funny. All legends have a bit of truth which is more or less reliable. You can find it also in the legend of the Wawel Dragon. How did he look, where did

Warsaw Mermaid

EnglishFrenchEnglish The symbol of Warsaw, the Polish capital, is a mermaid with a shield and a sword. It appears not only in the coat of arms but also on numerous reliefs and statues throughout the city. As a symbol of Warsaw, it appears for the

The history of the Polish Scouting and Guiding Association

How did the history of Polish Scouting and Guiding Association start? Who brought scouting and guiding to Poland? What are the most important milestones in lifespan of our organisation. "Scouting for Boys" and Andrzej Małkowski Our story began in 1910 in the Austria-Hungary partition of