Friday, January 1, 2010

Osada Czorsztyn

A few years ago a dam was built in the surroundings of Czorsztyn, creating a lake. Many villagers had to be moved to the new houses, as theirs are now under water. The most architecturally precious houses were moved to the new location, which is called "Osada Czorsztyn".

Old houses from Czorsztyn:

Czorsztyn Lake and two castles (Czorsztyn Castle on the left, Niedzica Castle on the right) on its shores: