Taken in the 1930s by a French WWI veteran visiting the country, the candid pictures offer a remarkable insight into a long-forgotten past.
President Andrzej Duda has presented Ukraine with a special edition of the "Crimean Sonnets," a work by Poland's national poet Adam Mickiewicz, to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the country's independence.
A friend of Chopin and an influence on 20th century Polish writers and musical artists, Cyprian Kamil Norwid is often considered the fourth national ‘bard’ or ‘poet-prophet’ after the big three of Adam Mickiewicz, Julisz Słowacki and Zygmunt Krasiński.
Entitled “Vade-mecum” and named after Norwid’s largest poetry collection, the short film, around 11 minutes long, premiered on Facebook last night.
The fragments offer precious examples of the capital’s architecture over the centuries through details from door handles to tiles.
TFN talks with Marek Snowarski, the creator of a leading website on picking mushrooms, and finds out just what draws him to the forests.
TFN takes a look at the holy day of Zaduszki and the role it plays in the national culture.
Considered one of the most important works of European literature, the poem which was published on June 28th, 1834, tells the tale of two rival families who come together to oust the local occupying Russian garrison.
This year’s early departure – something scientists are scrambling to explain but generally attribute to the hot, dry summer – has alarmed those keeping an eye on the weather. Could this unusual behaviour be a sign of other problems?