Christmas Season in Warsaw
Christmas is coming and the whole world is getting ready to receive it. Millions of people are going shopping to buy the perfect present for family and friends. Millions of children are already writing their wishes to Santa Claus, hoping that they will receive the toy of their dreams, well of course just in case they behaved well during the whole year.
But Christmas is not only spending money on gifts, this time of the year is ideal to spend time with the ones we love, share stories and future plans, walk around the Christmas Markets in the cities while drinking a hot cup of chocolate.
Christmas Season in the Capital
There are a few markets around the city of Warsaw where you can buy traditional Polish food, try a delicious cup of hot wine, buy some Christmas souvenirs or gifts, and even you can ice-skating if you are lucky! There are a few ice-rinks around Warsaw! The biggest one is in the National Stadium, and probably the most attractive one is right in front of the Palace of Culture.
Main Christmas Tree in Warsaw
The main square in the Old Town has the most popular Christmas Market in Warsaw. Close to this place, right in front of the Royal Palace, the main Christmas Tree is located! Thousands of lights illuminate it and definitely, you will take a selfie and share it with the world!
Most Beautiful Street in Warsaw
The most beautiful street in Warsaw with no doubt is Nowy Świat, this street is full of shops, restaurants, historical places and many more things. At the beginning of Nowy Świat you can find the famous palm tree, and at the end of the street, you will encounter with the Old Town. Along this street, during Christmas season, you will see many decorations that will make you feel like in a Disney story.
Christmas Labyrinth in Wilanów
Also, one of the most beautiful palaces in Poland which is located in Warsaw – The Wilanów Palace – has a special attraction during the winter season. Each year they create a labyrinth full of Christmas lights, which is really beautiful, plus the best part is that you can also enjoy a ‘movie-light’ show every 30 minutes in the walls of the palace. It is a must seen in the capital.
Can you imagine go inside the metro or the bus and see that they are decorated with Christmas stuff? Well, you will love this, in many cities in Poland, there are some public transportation vehicles which are decorated completely with Christmas stuff. This is a brilliant idea mainly because we can enjoy our way home in the best possible way. A whole train in the Metro line 1 was completely decorated!
Christmas Metro Train in Warsaw
The Christmas Metro train ready to ride