Lost in time and space – non existing villages

There are some special points on the map of eastern Poland that mark non-existing, former villages. It is possible to find them in the Carpathian Mountains (Bieszczady, Beskid Niski), foothills (Pog√≥rze Przemyskie) or uplands (Roztocze). These places used to be inhabited before the Second World War. In 1944 a new Polish government (that one which…

War, art and… humanity – I World War cemeteries in Western Galicia

A century ago, during the I World War, a great military offensive took place in the area of Gorlice and in Beskid Niski mountains. Thousands of soldiers of the multinational armies (Austro-Hungarian,¬†Prussian, Russian) gave their lives away and found their peace somewhere between forests and meadows… Not a long time after the battle many people…