Deco Hostel

Mazowiecka 3A, Krakow, Southern Poland, 30-019, Poland | Hostel
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Krakow

A travel blog entry by gravittkiki on Aug 18, 2013

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We arrived in Krakow and are staying in a cute little hostel, Hostel Deco. Last night we had a traditional dinner and then went out to explore the city a little. The result of last night due to my clumsiness is that I now have at least one broken toe and maybe two. That combined with me waking up sick this morning led to a fairly relaxed day. I did …

Be handy if we knew some Polish....

A travel blog entry by emma.dow24

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... the plastic bag if you can imagine that)...both reminding each other however that we shouldn't be complaining because of where we were. I am not overly excited by history and not to sound like a real tourist here (aware that I am) however, this was absolutely astonishing everything, the statistics, the conditions...everything became that bit more real when we were shown belongings such as glasses, bags, crockery....even hair! The weather made it that bit more eerie too. Headed ...

Day 14 - Krakow, Poland *C

A travel blog entry by byrneymack

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... of these products from real Jews in the museum that was left over after the liberation. This made the experience so real. Among the Jews and poles there were intelligent or learned individuals. These people were seen as a threat to the nazis as they were likely to be the people to lead an uprising against the nazis. These individuals were court marshalled, served a sentence and eventually shot on sight. All up it is estimated that 1.1 MILLION Jews were deported from all over Europe ...

Day 151-152: Vienna and Poland's Auschwitz, Krakow

A travel blog entry by djmorton

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... also know as Auschwitz 2).
Similar to the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia, we had heard of what went on in both World Wars and Hitler's regime but we couldn't really say we understood what scale or impact this had on the Jews, Europe and the world as a whole. Even after a 3 hour guided tour of Auschwitz 1 and 2, the topic is too huge to grasp and comprehend completely in one day.
I think this passage written on a sign I read captures the essence of it: ...

Krakow and Then Some

A travel blog entry by alice-patrick

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... sent to the gas chamber and killed there. As we walked through the camps and learned more and more about the evil that was done I prayed that something like that would never happen again.


Wadowice, Jasna Gora and Going to Mass

After Auschwitz we drove to Wadowice, birthplace of Pope John Paul II. We stopped at the church where he was baptized and went to the museum. The Polish people love the pope so much and feel so close to ...

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This hostel, located in the Nowa Wie? Po?udnie area of Krakow, is near Old Town, St. Florian's Gate (Brama Florianska), The Barbican (Barbakan), and Plaszow Concentration Camp.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsDeco Hostel Krakow

    Reviewed by gravittkiki

    Cute

    Reviewed Aug 17, 2013
    by (2 reviews) , United States Flag of United States

    This was a really cute hostel.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by travel_addict

    The most hospitable hostel ever!

    Reviewed Jul 1, 2013
    by (5 reviews) , Taiwan Flag of Taiwan

    Friendly staff, welcome sausage and free laundry... good location, great value for money!

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by dreaea

    Amazing

    Reviewed Aug 15, 2012
    by (2 reviews) Montreal , Canada Flag of Canada

    The staff was great! Breakfast every day was great. The rooms were spacious and comfortable and a nice terrasse.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Deco Hostel Krakow

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding