Hotel Stara Poczta

ul. Kosciuszki 24, Tychy, Southern Poland, 43-100, Poland | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Tychy

Auschwitz

A travel blog entry by vincent.michon on Aug 09, 2014

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... the ruins of the facilities (the nazis dynamited everything before the camp liberation to try and cover their tracks). You see the buildings still standing, the barracks, the showers. You see the fields where they buried the corpses, where they spread the ashes coming from the crematorium directly.... You stand there and try to picture, to imagine all the suffering and violence going on...in this place that is nowadays so quiet and green ...

Auschwitz - Death revisited

A travel blog entry by shikharp on May 29, 2014

40 photos

... but in reality, there was nothing that was really common or ordinary about this place, a name clad in infamy, as a synonym for Genocide.



To begin with, the Nazis had elaborate plans about the scope and location for Auschwitz. They already had a string of smaller camps coming into existence deep within Occupied Poland. Once the Russian and the German Armies closed in a pincer move and re-defined the border at the fortress town on ...

Yesterday

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

4 comments

... down flowers and said Kaddish again for Jack's sister and also for Paula's father who was also killed there. I walked out along the train tracks leaving the camp the way that thousands had entered. The day left me with so many questions and so many emotions. It made it impossible for me to forget the things I had seen. The day made fully come to terms with my new status of witness, one that I now hold very dear.
p.s: Pictures will be posted tomorrow on this page once I can get better wifi
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Auschwitz - Krakow

A travel blog entry by errolandtrish on Jul 18, 2013

2 comments, 23 photos

... cut off the prisoners just prior to execution. This was displayed behind a large glass case which measured about 20m long by 3m high and 4 m deep. A similar display was of children's shoes, then adult's shoes, Combs, toothbrushes etc. millions of items. We were then taken to some cells where prisoners awaited execution either by starvation or shooting. There were individual cells where groups of people were put in cells without food or ...

Auschwitz and Birkenau

A travel blog entry by hailseurope2013 on Feb 26, 2013

20 photos

... to accelerate and simplify the handling of the tens of thousands of Hungarian and other Jews deported in the spring and summer of 1944. The history of Auschwitz-Birkenau as an extermination center is complex. From late 1941 to October 1942, the mortuary at Auschwitz main camp, which was already equipped with a crematorium, was adapted as a gas chamber. It measured approximately 835 square feet. In the spring of 1942, two provisional gas chambers at Birkenau were constructed ...

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