Monthly Archives: September 2012

The renaissance hide-out

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Strolling along the Poprad river from Kežmarok to Spišská Belá, just a few meters off the road a massive guard blocks our way: the renaissance bell tower of Strážky. Almost each and every village in the Spiš region has one … Continue reading

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Na Peknú vyhliadku

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Thursday last week: after Kata and me took the opportunity to see the works in the making, the four wood sculptors from Slovakia and Poland finished the sculpture symposium in Stary Smokowec. All day thunder, wind and rain. They climbed on … Continue reading

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A place called Beautiful View

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A hurricane in November 2004 destroyed 12.000 sqm of the Tatra forests. Also the terrain of Pekna vyhliadka (“Beautiful View”) was fiercely affected by the storm. Indeed, Pekna vyhliadka today looks still quite devastated – but the view is really … Continue reading

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From Spišský Štiavnik to Hollywood

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The first external visit to gather material for our project was in Spišský Štiavnik. The village of 2000 inhabitants at the south of Poprad is situated in a valley formed by the Honrad river. Pani Maria and her brother Martin were … Continue reading

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