Morning in Krakow / First Panel

Dan Poland (2010)

Being pretty tired and rather jet-lagged, I got more-or-less a full night’s sleep, waking up a little before 8am. Around 8:40 I headed to breakfast downstairs in the hotel, which was comprised of a whole lot of small plates with various items on it, for one to pick from. Cheeses,meats,herring, some sort of pate, bread, pastries, vegetables, cereal, muesli, dried fruit, etc., all for the picking. So I made myself a light little meal, and worked on my notes for …

Arrival in Krakow

Dan Poland (2010)

So overall, the flight to Krakow was pretty uneventful.  The nearly 11-hour flight from LA to Frankfurt was smooth, and I managed to get a little bit of sleep.  After zipping through the neverending Frankfurt Airport to get to the connecting flight to Krakow, the 95-minute flight seemed like a drop in the bucket.  My luggage came out relatively quickly, and then I (along with another festival guest) was taken to the Hotel Stary in Krakow. The room is quite …