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This video shows the viewer our tour guide, Father Simon, as he let us into a private tour of the several centuries old monastery library at Jasna Gora. He is explaining that the book he is paging through is a 700 year old bible translated into Polish by monks from the monastery. We also got to sign the guest book there, and saw the guestbook …
Czestochowa – July 15, 2009
We left Wroclaw this morning by bus and it was to be a long day. I went for a run along the Oder River just before 6 a.m. and returned to the hotel and had breakfast. We loaded the buses and departed at 8 a.m. and took a "shortcut", as Andrejsz told me in jest, to the town of Czestochowa, to the northeast …
... were adapted into the movie, 'The Pianist', which we plan to watch on our upcoming train journey through Russia.
The colossal efforts to rebuild the city post-WWII were undertaken during the Communist regime and funded by the citizens of Poland. Warsaw is a beautiful city but at night feels something like a movie set. However, if we didn't know the history of Warsaw, we wouldn't have had a clue that it was rebuilt. A weekend was a ...
... but when I got there the menu didn't wow, so I walked back passed the numerous consulates in the neighborhood and took a look at the menu at a fancy place right by the hotel, but that wasn't doing for me either. Finally decided to walk back down Nowy Swiat one more time, all the way to A. Blikle, a restaurant that has been around since 1869. When I had walked by earlier that morning I saw a sign for their homemade ice cream, so knew I needed to ...
... puppet state, recognition memorials of this uprising were banned, it was not discussed in history books, it was forbidden to be remembered. So this museum memorial was a long time coming. It was very well done.
This afternoon Martha, Stephanie and I went to lunch at Bliklie Café, which is a long-standing landmark that is renowned for its deserts. Of course we had to try ...
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