Novotel Krakow City West
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- Minbar in room
- Shuttle bus service
- Conference facilities
- High-speed internet in room (free)
- Breakfast Available
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The drive to Oswiecim where Auschwitz-Birkenan Museum and Concentation camps are located took about about 1.5 hours. There were seven of us on the tour. A Scottish couple, an American couple and a Japanese businessman. We were all staying at the Novotel.
We had a female Polish tour guide who spoke excellent English and had an extensive …
The train trip south from Warsaw to Kraków took approximately 2.5 hours. The landscape is completely different from the area west of Warsaw. There are still the lush green farmlands but it is much more undulating with many forests. The towns and farm houses are larger, more modern and more colourful.
A few days ago we booked and paid on- …
... My Grandma immigrated to the US when she was 3 years old so she spoke German; when she married my Grandfather (they moved in with his parents who immigrated from Poland when they got married) she stated that she learned Polish so she could learn what they were saying about her - she could understand it, but not speak it. So watching the movie was interesting seeing she could understand without subtitles. That was the only time I watched the movie and unfortunately ...
... even told to hang their clothes up and remember were you placed them so that they could grab them on the way out. They then passed through to the next room to be showered. The nazis had installed fake shower heads to give the impression that it actually had shower facilities, this was not the case. The doors were locked behind them and through two square cut outs in the roof, the lethal gas was dropped. The Jews now knew that death was imminent. The screams and cries would last for ...
... 8221; will be taking us from Warsaw to the Polish countryside where all of this started. We will be hitting Tykocin, Lublin, Krasnik, Lezajsk, Jaroslaw, Tarnow, and Krakow. The Jewish population of each of these towns was 30-60% of the total. Our bus DVDs include “Fiddler on the Roof”, “Escape from Sobibor”, “ The Pianist”, “Schindler’s List”, and “Eagles over Auschwitz.” We will be spending hours ...