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…

Lost in time and… woods – cemetery of Podemszczyzna

Exploring Roztocze, especially the southern part of the region, is fascinating. Beside admiring the landscapes and visiting the beautiful Orthodox and Greek Catholic wooden churches you might also look for the old cemeteries full of stone monuments. Some of them are difficult to find because right now they are surrounded with trees or even the…