Hotel Glob

Address: 16 Powstancow Slaskich Street, Oswiecim, Southern Poland, 32-610, Poland | Hotel
 
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This hotel, located on 16 Powstancow Slaskich Street, Oswiecim, is near Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum and Auschwitz Jewish Center Foundation.
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Travel Blogs from Oswiecim

Europe's Evil Past

A travel blog entry by bdsaly on Oct 25, 2014

3 comments, 29 photos

... and carried out and much has survived despite their attempts to destroy the evidence as defeat loomed

And on to Birkenau just a few kilometres away - the largest of all the Nazi death camps. Nobody knows for sure, but it's likely that over one million people perished here mostly Jewish men women and children.

As we stood on the ramp at the side of the rail spur that brought the cattle cars full of humans into Birkenau from ...

Auschwitz, part 2

A travel blog entry by laurenmichaud on Oct 18, 2014

15 photos

... different colors and dwarfs. He worked on these, mostly children, without mercy and killed a number simply to have their corpses available for autopsy. As well, he is reputed to have had a hoard of eyeballs in his possession to study how eyes got their color, all part of the Aryan blue-eyed mania. Mengele, hunted for 35 years, lived all over South America and only died, age 78, in 1979 in a drowning accident. His son is quoted as saying that ...

Auschwitz

A travel blog entry by pumpkinbeetroot on Jul 01, 2014

13 photos

... We paused for a minute in front of the death wall in the courtyard of Block 11 where thousands of naked prisoners were shot in the back of their head. We finished Auschwitz One with the gas chambers and crematorium. We took the tour bus three kilometers to where Auschwitz Two had been built. The first camp housed around fifteen thousand inmates at its peak, Auschwitz Two held over one hundred thousand in August 1944. Covering approximately 425 acres it ...

Man, I feel like a woman!

A travel blog entry by dphillipsss on Mar 08, 2014

1 photo

While here on my journey in Krakow, Poland.. I noticed that I was getting sick. So this morning before getting on the bus to go to Auschwitz (a whole other story), I stopped into a small store to grab some tissues and vitamin c. As I was checking out, the very nice lady behind the desk rang me up, as normal, then reached to the side of the counter. When she pulled her hand back towards me, it was holding ...

Day 97: Auschwitz

A travel blog entry by johnnyandamber on Jan 22, 2014

3 comments, 12 photos

... by ten foot by five feet deep display of women's hair. The women would have their hair shaved off upon arrival to the camp and the Nazis would sell it by the kilo to people who could make it into a fabric. Other collections of prisoner's things were shoes, tooth and shave brushes, glasses, suit cases and plates used for eating.

At the end of the first row of barracks was number 11. This barrack housed the jail cells and was known as the death ...