My trip to Eastern Europe, part 5

Krakow, Poland. I didn’t have any pictures from the concentration camp we visited prior to this day, it just didn’t feel right to me. But I will talk about it, and if you do get the chance to come to Eastern Europe and Poland, try making a trip down to Auschwitz. Our tour guide for…

My trip to Eastern Europe, part 4

Donovaly, Slovakia So after our stay in Hungary, it was time to move to Krakow, Poland. It was a 6 hour journey so we stopped en route in Donovaly, Slovakia. And I can tell you the journey from Budapest to Poland was THE MOST beautiful ‘roadtrip’ I’ve ever seen and probably anywhere. Yes, a bold…

Ida review and analysis: Bleak but subtlely beautiful

In a age where black and white films are considered ancient relics of a bygone era, some of us might confuse the lack of colour with a lack of vibrancy. Set in a bleak post WWII Poland, Ida provides a strong case that black and white films can not only be engaging but also visually…