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Lidzbark Warminski

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The town in the Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship in Poland, the capital of Lidzbark County  was originally known as Lecbarg until being conquered in 1240 by the Teutonic Knights, who called it Heilsberg. In 1466, the town was integrated into the Polish province of Royal Prussia. Famous polish astronomer, Nicoloaus Copernicus lived at the castle for several years, and wrote part of his De …

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Nile trips

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Locals come out to the crusing boats in the rowing boats and sell variaty of the goods to passengers. That is a perfect opportunity not only to support the local craftsmen but also to take some colourful pictures from the deck. They would toss their goods on board the ship from below, and trust the tourists to throw them back …

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