Hotel Batory Guest Rooms

Address: Ulica Soltyka 19, Krakow, Southern Poland, 31-529, Poland | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located in the Grzegórzki area of Krakow, is near The Planty, Florianska Gate, Dzok Monument, and House of Jan Matejko (Dom Jana Matejki).
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Travel Blogs from Krakow

Auschwitz

A travel blog entry by jsimpson095 on Mar 02, 2015

9 photos

... and the Jewish ghetto made famous by Schindler's List (which I haven't seen). I split off when people starting heading back to check out a modern art museum, but it turned out to be closed on Mondays. After idly wandering back to the hotel I got a decent feel for the city. It's a little dirty. It's run down in places. There's a good deal of graffitti on the main streets. I like all of that. It gives the place character. It shows people have been here. ...

Krakow and the Horrors of the Occupation

A travel blog entry by linda.g on Sep 24, 2014

1 comment, 20 photos

... place, but many of the timber buildings were destroyed. It was a bleak and desolate place. There were many photos mounted near the actual locations eg the train station where the prisoners were initially assessed by a doctor. Those who were in poor physical health were sent directly to the extermination chambers. It's a once in a lifetime experience, not easy to deal with but important to see. On our return to Krakow, ...

Auschwitz 2.0

A travel blog entry by rachelniewiada on Jun 15, 2014

1 comment, 4 photos

... to spot scenes where the movie was filmed. And we had a refresher on some basic concentration camp facts.

Actually, tomorrow, I am visiting the Oskar Schindler's factory where over 1,200 Jews were saved during the Holocaust due to Schindler employing them in his enamel factory. So, that's something I'm certainly looking forward to!

Since I've also been to Krakow before, ...

Auschwitz - Birkenau

A travel blog entry by judyann.goodman on Mar 04, 2014

46 photos

... gates " Arbeit Macht Frei " it is hard to explain emotions walking through where so many lost their lives. This camp has been turned into a museum. The original buildings are now home to artefacts found, pictures and exhibits to educate everyone on what exactly took place. I knew about the gas chambers and medical experimentation on people but had no idea the extent of torture and exactly what went on and how the Jewish ...

Auschwitz-Birkenau - Part 2

A travel blog entry by jeffdavis152 on Dec 08, 2013

4 photos

... Jews slept shoulder to shoulder, with up to 800 living in one block.

The next block was known as the “jail block” or “death block.” If the Jews tried to escape or misbehaved in any way, the Nazis used a form of shared punishment in which the insubordinate party would be punished along with 10 other random Jews. Punishment could consist of being beaten to death, shot, sent to the suffocation chamber, starved to death, or ...