Original YT playout date: 26 April 2009
First the road doesn’t go the way the GPS says. It tries to get me to drive my car right into the Oder river in flood, then I drive along having a bit of a singsong to myself and reciting the world’s longest place name, or whatever that thing is, and then I find a lovely place to eat – Hotel Amber in Olesnica. “”We’ll make sure you come back”” they claim as you go in. They got that right, despite my initial scepticism. I’m going back as soon as I can.
If the pianist was at all disturbed my my singing along to his pieces, he didn’t show it. He simply got on with the show like a professional. It was over too soon though. The soundtrack doesn’t do justice to the quality of play – although I got my better camera out at the end when the Vado ran out and possibly you can hear the quality better in the last third of the film.
One of my nice evenings which I will remember through my life.
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Location: Warsaw, Poland
Other people featured: Krzysztof Orlowski is the pianist. We became friends and he allowed me to use some of his Gitana CD in later films.
Genre: Driving and exploring
Music used: None
Languages used: English
Animals/plants featured: None