We are fighting for a life without suffering and distress. For a peaceful life.

However, the mountains draw us in an opposite manner. They make us leave what is familiar, transcend ourselves, push our limits and uncover our fears.

This is in principle what this site is all about. A broader sense of going beyond.


Iza Gronowska Gajda

I live and work in the Alps. Mountain guiding, climbing, writing, painting and philosophy are my main occupational pillars.

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I therefore, invite you into my world of articles, photos and paintings. Welcome!

A broader sense of going beyond.