Orion Hotel

Address: Przjaciol Zolnierza 5a, Sosnowiec, Southern Poland, 41-200, Poland | Hotel
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This hotel is located on Przjaciol Zolnierza 5a, Sosnowiec.
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    Travel Blogs from Sosnowiec

    Attempting to visit Auschwitz

    A travel blog entry by annieallison on Jul 08, 2015

    5 photos

    ... population of Europe. The great majority of Jews who were deported to Auschwitz - men, women and children, were sent immediately upon arrival to death in the gas chambers of Birkenau".
    I think it's impossible for anyone to even begin to fathom what occurred here, or truly comprehend the horrific acts that took place in this largest site of mass murder in the world.

    A quick stop at the Tesco supermarket on the way back, this time $15 for 10 ...

    Face to face with evil

    A travel blog entry by jennymgg on Oct 01, 2014

    ... on Tasmania's Sarah Island were small, but these were about a third of that size and they had to crawl through slots at the bottom. Another building was where several hundred women, mainly Jews, were used as human guinea pigs for sterilization experiments. Some died from the treatment they received, while others were murdered so autopsies could be performed on them. After visiting the site of Rudolf Hess' hanging, just near the home he shared with his ...

    Auschwitz - Death revisited

    A travel blog entry by shikharp on May 29, 2014

    40 photos

    ... that perished in the particular phase from mid 1943 to 1944. Hitler had Romania join the war on the Axis side, as the oil fields of Ploesti and other locations were too valueable a source to leave. As a consequence, the Romanian Jewish population fell in a broad swoop in the hands of the Germans, as they had not fled like the Jews from Mainland Germany who got an earlier idea of what National Socialism meant for them as ‘unter-menschen’ or ...

    Day 97: Auschwitz

    A travel blog entry by johnnyandamber on Jan 22, 2014

    3 comments, 12 photos

    ... and were deemed fit enough to work. It was a large building split up into various rooms. We were able to enter the building and walk along the same route men, women and children would have. People were first brought into a large room where they handed over their bags and took off all of their clothes. All personal artifacts were gone through, sorted, disinfected and stored in buildings in an area of the camp known as Canada. Naked and embarrassed, ...

    The run around / La recorrida

    A travel blog entry by journeythrough on Jul 08, 2012

    16 photos

    ... the intro film. The tour of Auschwitz was fantastic but the tour of Birkenau was basically canceled because of a thunderstorm. I still haven't bought an umbrella, and it turns out that the thunderstorm is the only reason I got to Dresden in time! Since the 2nd part of the tour was cut short by an hour, I could catch the train from Oswiecim to Krakow with 30 minutes to go reserve my ticket, then get on the train which stopped back in Oswiecim 1 ...