Poland

  • Europe's spectacular natural heritage

    Dramatic mountains – the vast Durmitor massif in the eponymous national park in northwestern Montenegro, the volcanic mass of Mount Teide, and the dramatic Dolomites in the Italian Alps where...

  • The natural wonders of the world

    The idea of listing the wonders of the world is hardly a new thing. The historian Herodotus compiled his own list way back in the fifth century BC, and from...

  • The spiritual side of Poland

    There's no better starting point for such a 'pilgrimage' than the town of Wadowice, the town where Karol Jozef Wojtyła was born and lived for 18 years. Here, one of...

  • Places where women made history

    Mexico through the eyes of Frida KahloMarried to the famous Mexican muralist Diego de Rivera a few years after an accident that was to leave her in pain for the...

  • In search of the last European bison

    Although herds of bison used to roam throughout the forests of Europe, the clearing of land by man and the hunting of these great herbivores for meat reduced their numbers...