Poland: Stork village

The air is as still as the stagnant water lying on the marsh beyond the old wooden farmhouse. In the late afternoon sunshine the silence is momentarily broken by the snapping of beaks, while an occasional, clumsy landing stirs up a pile of dust from the sleepy farmyard

Weekender: Poland

An ancient, untamed enclave in the Polish east, Białowieża is a fairytale forest hosting a colourful cast of creatures.