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... it doesn't have the murder rates of Auschwitz, it does contain all the same necessities for it: gas chambers, enormous crematoriums, and finally fields of unmarked, mass graves. Dachau was started as an industrial town for WWI, and the Nazis used it as a training school for SS soldiers during their rise to power. Now onto the camp itself. Phase 1: Protecting Germany Part of the reason that Hitler was able to gain power was his ability to convince the rest ...
... through the gardens, many people cheered USA to me since I was wearing the soccer jersey! Proud to be an American! I searched for the beer garden and luckily found it before I got really lost! I had a pint of beer under the sun and with the locals. After writing my blog and extreme people watching, I wanted to get back to the hostel and just regroup. Being at Dachau drained me. Please go to one of the concentration camps if you ever are near one because it will change ...
... being fine. My last "German" meal was a tall beer and pizza. I boarded my flight to Copenhagen and then Amsterdam. Taking trains are a lot easier than flying, waiting and boarding the plane takes a lot out of you. When I got to Amsterdam I had to find the right bus to take to my hotel. I found the wrong bus. I ended up walking two miles with my heavy bags on my back to the hotel. Today was an exhausting travel day but it's worth it to see ...
... Frei (“work will set you free”). We walked through the gas chamber which was very unpleasant and had a foul smell as one could imagine, what found interesting here a friend of mine had been a few weeks before hand and his guide had told him that this smell had only started recently. The whole experience was emotional and one that I would recommend to anyone who is travelling in the area.
We spent about an hour and ...
... station and the historical site. The walk has been designated for this purpose; it was paved, shaded, and had historical markers the whole way so that our journey began much the same way as those that were imprisoned.
Dachau is an extremely somber experience, as you might imagine. What struck me this time was what a powerful recovery this place has had. At the back of the property they have several places of worship- Protestant, ...
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