Ibis Katowice Zabrze
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... harrowing. It's really the sort of place that rather than being described should be experienced. We took a few photos of the outside buildings but in the structures of the buildings it didn’t feel appropriate to take many pictures.
There were many exhibits with the things that were left behind after the camp was liberated. The two most poignant were the human hair cut from the dead bodies ...
... bloke from Hull, England who wrote earlier in the week "Let's not allow history to repeat itself."
But that's the thing. That's what history does.
Maybe it hasn't happened in the same way but this stuff keeps happening and we keep turning a blind eye to it.
It's just one totalitarian regime, one genocide, one war after another.
*Strangely, eerily, amongst photographs of people with ...
... around which the camps were located; the name "Auschwitz" was made the official name again by the Germans after they invaded Poland in September 1939. Birkenau, referred originally to a small Polish village that was destroyed by the Germans to make way for the camp.
Auschwitz II–Birkenau was designated as the place of the "final solution of the Jewish question in Europe". From early 1942 until late 1944, transport trains ...
... camp. When we got there, a tour was just about to start so we decided to take that. It started with a short documentary about the liberation of the camp by the Russians. We then met our guide and the tour started. Auschwitz is the name given to both the first section of the camp, and the camp as a whole which included Birkenau and Monowitz. The tour gave us a lot of information, and though we didn’t have time to visit every building we visited the ...
... had morning meeting. Every morning (with the exception of travel days) we start our day with a morning meeting. The promotional team representing the city will discuss the day's schedule and add a fact or two about the city. Then various people and/or groups or representatives (i.e. the show team, the music intern, or the poetry club creator) will give an announcement. Today our city runners (2 students that make the morning meeting order and take notes) decided that each ...