Lviv Oblast

Saint Onuphrius Monastery in Lavriv: holiness, peace and mysteries

The small Carpathian village of Lavriv, located 12 kilometres from Staryi Sambir and 9 kilometres from the nearest train station, has long been one of the places of importance throughout the...

Read More

Live art of vivid highlanders

Hutsul culture is art and handicraft; ceramics, woodcarving products, wonderful fabrics: kilims, napkins, lizhnycks, embroidered sweatshirts, shirts, scarves and metal products: buckles, crosses and...

Read More

Sights in the East

Throughout the centuries, famous for the acts of the Polish military and for the history that takes place within their walls, and of which they unintentionally became heroes. Fortresses in...

Read More

Eastern castles and palaces

Poland covers an area of 312.000 km2, and three centuries ago it occupied almost three times bigger territory. At that time it reached almost one million km2. Few today’s Poles are aware that...

Read More

Oleg Denisenko’s works inspired by Hucul Ponies

The art of magical realism shows a seemingly ordinary world, which, however, differs from normality. It is expressed in strange contrasts, mysterious complexes of people and places, or in chaos of...

Read More

Mountains we are often not aware of

  The Carpathians are an extensive mountain range located in central Europe. They stretch along a clear arc of about 1,300 km between the Danube gorge: on the Austrian-Slovak border, to the...

Read More

Treasures of Czarnohora

In the mountains of Czarnohory there are many caves in places very inaccessible, fearsome of the same location. Some of them at night come out of the spectrum of jakoweś and hear the voices and...

Read More