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Really Old Stuff....

A travel blog entry by beadledove

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... lots of souvenirs and at least a dozen purveyors of amber jewelry. The amber comes from the North of Poland, but the tourists come to Krakow!

We stopped at an upscale restaurant, Illuminati, and have a very nice dinner. The pianist was superb and surprised us by playing "Hawaiian Lullaby" by Queen Liliokalani. All the way to Krakow to hear Hawaiian music...no ukelele though. On the way back to our flat, we stopped at a ...

Day 96: Warsaw to Krakow

A travel blog entry by johnnyandamber

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... bus rides: 15
# of taxis: 2
# of trains: 136
# of flights: 3
# of ferries: 1

Krakow - Wieliczka Salt Mines

A travel blog entry by williams2013

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We looked at a few tour companies to visit the Salt Mines, but decided to catch the local bus again - you get a great look at local life using the local transport, especially when it is 12 Zloty (about $4-50) for all of us for a half hour bus trip. We arrived in Wieliczka about 10.10am when some very helpful locals told us which stop to get off at... and we didn't even ask (perhaps we look like tourists!). We had some trouble ...

Kraków: beautiful city, heart-wrenching history

A travel blog entry by etiennerossouw

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... the unbelievable hardship suffered during the Second World War.

The saddest part was when we cycled through Kazimierz, the historical Jewish part of Krakow, and were told all the harrowing things that happened there and in the Ghetto during WWII. Oskar Schindler's factory, made famous by the timeless movie Schindler's List, is now a museum and the movie is based on things that happened in this city. Before the war, roughly a quarter of the city's population was ...

Auschwitz

A travel blog entry by trishreinten

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... after prolonged roll calls (sometimes up to 20 hours in the freezing snow), torture, bad living conditions and being used for medical experiments. It is said that they injected them with various substances to see how long it would take them to die, they would let them bleed to see how much blood a person could lose until they died and they would even take all the twins and put them through terrible experiments to see if twins are the same. There were pictures of ...

     

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