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THE BIESZCZADY MOUNTAINS – THE POLISH “WILD WEST”

Published on Kwiecień 1, 2013 By admin

The road winds steeply, ever-upwards, deeper and deeper into the Bieszczady Mountains in the south-eastern corner of Poland. Below you can see the sea of green valleys and fast flowing rivers. I am on the hunt for little Przewalski horses and bisons which are under protection and live in small conservation centres. Deep in the […]

THE BIESZCZADY MOUNTAINS AND ITS COLOURFUL ARCHITECTURE TRAIL – A STEP INTO THE POLISH PAST

Published on Styczeń 1, 2013 By admin

It’s early morning and I am ready to start a discovery trail in the far-flung corner of Poland’s   Bieszczady Mountains. This rugged and isolated terrain bordering with Ukraine and Slovakia is full of gentle peaks with sweeping pastures known as “Poloniny” at the top, dense beech forests and fast flowing rivers in the valleys. […]