Warsaw, Day 6 – Zelazowa Wola, Chopin’s birthplace

On Thursday, we headed out to the Polish countryside to Zelazowa Wola, the estate where Chopin was born. His father lived in a smallish house there, and he was a French tutor. They were only there for a year more or less before they moved to Warsaw, though they remained friends with the estate owners. Chopin would walk the grounds … Continue Reading →