Travel literature, off the beaten path

When I see articles recommending books about traveling, they're usually stories about white people traveling to a romantic and/or exotic locale and "finding themselves" by learning that other cultures do, in fact, exist. But when I think about travel literature, I have slightly different parameters in mind. Themes of migration and odyssey, of finding home …

Spring in Poland

Wrocław seems to have skipped spring, that warming period between winter and summer, and now we are just in full-on summer mode, with beautiful weather and picnics on the islands in the Odra. Gone are the big coats and heavy scarves! Rejoice, for winter is finally over! Last night everyone was out on the grass …