Ibis Budget Katowice Centrum
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed
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Today was a long awaited, but somber day. The day started off a little bit tense when some members of the group slept in and were late to the bus, while a couple of others had to be left behind due to the tight schedule. Luckily, being a responsible bunch, the group of boys were able to take a cab to meet up with the group. Today was the day that the group was brought to Auschwitz and Birkenau, two of the ...
... city, and not really historical – main claim to fame is an enormous coal mine because it’s in Silesia which is Poland’s coal producing area. The city centre has changed since we were here two years ago, there’s road redevelopment and new and re-building going on all around. There’s a new bus station underground and the railway station has been tidied up – a few years ago it had ...
... was a Benedictine settlement.(A bit of Info for Pete and DM).
Wandas navigating today was fantastic until we arrived in town and thought that we would book our Hotel thru the usual Booking .com.
The navigator told me to stop right there which without hesitation I did,you do when a school teacher tells you to.
However, we were in a "no parking zone',which we didnt notice until two policeman pull up in front of ...
... a place with so much history. I felt so lucky to be visiting the most well known concentration camp in the history of World War Two. Our flight left on Saturday around twelve o' clock. Once we landed in Katowice, we got on a bus and picked up our tour guide for the next five days. He was pretty cool and really smart but very boring at times. Before checking into the Hotel, we went to the Black Madonna. According to our tour guide this ...
... herded through the main toilet block - each allowed 5 seconds to do their business - I just can't begin to image how bloody horrific this would have been. Apparently toilet duty was a well sort after job by the prisoners because the smell and conditions were so bad that very rarely did guards bother you in that area.
A little disappointed in the tour because it was very rushed due to the large volume of people there so ...