Hotel Silesia

Address: Piotra Skargi Street 2,Katowice,40-951,POLAND, Katowice, Southern Poland, 40951, Poland | 3 star hotel
 
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This 3 star hotel is located in the Katowice I area of Katowice.
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      Travel Blogs from Katowice

      Never Again With Me

      A travel blog entry by samcohon on Jan 27, 2015

      14 comments, 10 photos

      ... there were barracks built here for migrant workers in the 1800's shaped the town’s fate, and illustrated how under the Nazis it grew to swallow up surrounding villages and eventually encompass 48 subcamps, the largest and most efficient death camp in the Reich. It is still enormous. Birkenau was the extermination camp, and between 1.1 and 1.5 million people were slaughtered here, most of them burned to smoke in the crematoria.

      Monday ...

      Auschwitz-Birkenau

      A travel blog entry by laceys.log on Sep 26, 2013

      1 comment, 9 photos

      ... portion of what was taken from the prisoners who had no idea of what was to come when they packed up their belongings to be relocated. One hallway had the ID photos of dozens of people with their names, date of imprisonment and date of death - in one case one day, in many a matter of a few weeks, and one man was there for about three years and died just days before liberation. We saw punishment cells in one building with standing ...

      And for starters I'll have two main courses

      A travel blog entry by tony.wood on Apr 22, 2013

      2 comments

      Ventured from high tech hotel to low tech grandeur that is Wroclaw centre - a stunning town with a square similar to Brussels but half as packed and full of very good and cheap restaurants . The one I tried promised, looking at the menu, traditional polish Fayre and the aproned waiter showed me through to a dimly lit room and a large table stuffed ...

      Humbling Experience

      A travel blog entry by tomandscherie on Oct 06, 2011

      1 comment, 73 photos

      ... in the background of the camp but the camp area itself very stark and eery. This camp houses the original rail way line used to train prisoners directly into the camp and commence the selection process. These poor people had been locked into wagons for up to seven days without any food or water so crowded, standing room only, that many died. Also many flowers laid on the tracks and a Jewish family there at the time of our ...

      Krakow for the day

      A travel blog entry by laceys.log on May 08, 2011

      16 photos

      ... 4.30 and time to be getting back to Patryk. He’d been good for his grandparents but tiring, it’s that wanting to be up and looking all the time and not being satisfied with lying on a rug playing with his toys, he’s having a real knowledge spurt just at the moment.

      And that was the birthday/christening weekend at an end with everyone combining to make it a load of fun but also taking in the spiritual side of Saturday afternoon ...