Episode 12


In this episode you will hear:

  • Where in Poland you can have a beer in a cellar as old as medieval crusades
  • How history is not just about the past
  • How we celebrated the POLcast launch at the Polish Consulate with great guests and fantastic musicians


• The launch of our POLcast at the Polish Consulate in Toronto

• Irene Tomaszewski, a Canadian author of Polish origin living in Ottawa, the editor in chief and co-founder of Cosmopolitan Review, talks about Polish history.

Also in this episode:

• Why adults study Polish in Toronto? A student’s story

• Shepherds’ traditions in the Tatra Mountains – their sheep, dogs and food

• One of Europe’s oldest restaurants – 750-year-old Piwinca Świdnicka (“Swidnicka Cellar”) in Wroclaw and its unique beer


O Autorze:

POLcast is an English language podcast, a colourful audio magazine delivered directly to your smartphone, computer or tablet. POLcast is created for everybody interested in Poland. If you have a Polish customer, colleague, girlfriend or grandmother - you will hear something helping you to enrich these relations. Each episode brings you interesting interviews, historical facts, trivia and more.