Locked content Zakopane undergoes modernization projects

The National Fund for Environmental Protection will invest PLN 8.3 million in urban green areas of the city of Zakopane. The deputy mayor of the city, which serves as the main point of access to Poland’s Tatra National Park, Wiktor Łukaszczyk, made the announcement at a press conference on Saturday....

Locked content Winter ski season “opens” in Zakopane

Ski slopes in the Kasprowy Hala Gąsienicowa bowl began operating on Sunday, according to the report issued to the press by the Tatra National Park authorities, Tatra Voluntary Rescue Services and Polish Cableways. At lower elevations, however, runs will not be open this week, due to the low snow cov...

Locked content No injuries reported in Zakopane fire

Several tourists were evacuated from a guesthouse in Zakopane due to a fire, Małopolska firefighter spokesman Sebastian Wozniak told the press on Thursday morning. Firefighters from nine brigades staved off the danger quickly enough that most of the guests were able to return to their rooms later in...