Living in Poland

Easter customs in Poland

Easter customs in Poland

Author: Careers in Poland, Publication date: 01 Apr 2015    0 Comments

Easter is a moveable feast and the most important one in Catholic calendar. In Poland, which is officially a Catholic country, Great Sunday and Monday the next day are public holidays. On the days like Great Friday or Great Saturday majority has free or works shorter hours so it might be difficult to do anything. This is time devoted to family and cultivating beautiful traditions. Read more

Public transport

Public transport

Author: Careers in Poland, Publication date: 14 Mar 2015    0 Comments

Find out what means of transport you can use here on daily basis in Poland. Buses are by far the most popular in Polish cities, as they take you to any spot of a Polish city or town. Read more

Fat Thursday - doughnut spree

Fat Thursday - doughnut spree

Author: Careers in Poland, Publication date: 12 Feb 2015    0 Comments

In France and Scandinavia it is called Mardi Gras, in Britain, Australia and New Zealand it is known as Pancake Tuesday. In Denmark it takes place on Monday and is called Fastelavn and in Russia festivities called Maslenica last entire week. Every culture has its own celebrations before the Lent begins. Read more

Mobile operators

Mobile operators

Author: Careers in Poland, Publication date: 03 Nov 2014    0 Comments

On the Polish market you have many opportunities to use a mobile phone. There are four major network operators: Orange, T-Mobile, Play and Plus as well as many other companies offering their services in the pre-paid system. Read more

Prices and shopping

Prices and shopping

Author: Careers in Poland, Publication date: 03 Nov 2014    0 Comments

Although Poland is a member of the European Union for over 10 years, it didn't yet join the Eurozone. For this reason after or before arriving to Poland you should exchange your money to Polish basic currency unit. Read more

Renting an apartment

Renting an apartment

Author: Careers in Poland, Publication date: 31 Oct 2014    0 Comments

Accommodation in Poland? Let us show you your options and choose the best one for you! Read more

Bank account

Bank account

Author: Careers in Poland, Publication date: 30 Oct 2014    0 Comments

Everyone needs a bank account - let us show you how easy it is to open one in Poland. Read more

 

Newest articles

Financial support for foreigners settling in Poland. The benefit applies to Pole’s Card holders only, so read on if you're one of them. Read more

Residence cards, apart from visas, are one of the most common documents among foreigners in Poland. Read why! Read more

Is it expensive to live in Poland as a foreign student? Find out and plan your budget in advance! Read more