Category: Poland

Shooting stars at Morskie Oko

We were the only people sitting outside in the cold at -6°C, standing in the middle of Morskie Oko, trying not to think of the warm shelter in front of us while our cameras pointed towards the sky. The ice cracked under our feet and the occasional movement of water made the whole think shake… (continue reading)

Finding our way through the Tatra Mountains

You know that feeling you get when you’re certain you’re about to do something stupid? That beeping sound in your head—your instinct telling you to get the hell out of there, you dumbass. Well, that was me at almost 2,000 meters above sea-level, as we were deciding whether we should continue walking forwards over the Tatra Mountains ridge line… (continue reading)

Breaking in: Wola Gasworks abandoned tanks

“Man! I’m already starting to hate Warsaw; and we’ve been here only an hour”—I said sourly, as we were walking down an empty street at 5am in the morning, after a series of stupid mistakes that had forced us to buy a couple of extra bus tickets from Berlin to Warsaw and then ended up… (continue reading)