Palac Wisniewski

ul. ks. Popieluszki 13, Piekary Slaskie, Southern Poland, 41-940, Poland | Hotel
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This hotel is located on ul. ks. Popieluszki 13, Piekary Slaskie.
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Travel Blogs from Piekary Slaskie

Day 12 - Auschwitz... On Our Way To Warsaw

A travel blog entry by ourgreatescapes on Aug 24, 2014

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... camp.

In May, 1940, Poles were evicted from the vicinity of the barracks (most of them were executed), and a work crew comprising of concentration camp prisoners was sent from Sachsenhausen. 300 Jews from the large Jewish community of Oswiecim, were also pressed into service.
The first transport of prisoners, almost all Polish civilians, arrived in June, 1940 and the SS administration and staff was established. On March 1, 1941, the camp population was ...

Attack of the slugs

A travel blog entry by vincent.michon on Aug 10, 2014

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... riding. After 10kms I entered the town of Libiąż, and I entered the church for a visit. While I was there the church was slowly getting filled (it was Sunday morning), and I decided to stay for the mass in Polish. It was packed with people and everyone sang heartily the lyrics on the screen, for me it was polish pronunciation exercise time... Faith is definitely important in Poland. Navigating took a bit ...

Today

A travel blog entry by rachel.blazer on Apr 28, 2014

2 comments, 11 photos

... but also courage. Walking along the tracks within Birkenau there were handmade plaques from every march participant to represent the reason they were walking. It was so interesting to see who and what drove their desire to be apart of the march. On my plaque I wrote the names of all our survivors families to honor the respect I have for them and the respect I have for their stories. What I then witnessed was truly remarkable. ...

My Trip Around Europe 3

A travel blog entry by morgan749 on Apr 21, 2014

Day 17: Today we continued our travels and we are going to Katowice. When we got there we went to Zoo Silesia. We saw lots of different animals including Lions, Tigers, Elephants and Rhino's and we learnt lots about them to. We really enjoyed ourselves. We stayed there all day. After a fun day at the zoo we went to Laserhouse and we played Laser Tag. We had lots of fun. We had a great day and we are really looking forward to ...

Poland - Oswiecim (Auschwitz)

A travel blog entry by tereza-gonzalo on Jul 15, 2013

48 photos

... the English one said the following: “For ever let this place be a cry of despair and a warning to humanity, where the Nazis murdered about one and a half million men, women, and children, mainly Jews from various countries of Europe” Auschwitz – Birkenau 1940-1945.

By this point we weren’t in the best mood, it was a really disturbing picture announcing the end of the tour. Then we went back to the bus and began our way back to Krakow.

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