11 November – Pride in Poland’s rise from the ashes

Here’s a few things every Pole should know about 11 November. Firstly  – that it’s nothing to do with Remembrance Day, it just happens to be on the same date!  It commemorates Poland regaining its independence in 1918, after 123 years of being wiped off the map by Russia, Prussia and the Austro-Hungarians. IT WAS A DAY … Continue reading 11 November – Pride in Poland’s rise from the ashes