Parkhotel Vienna

Bystrzanska 48, Bielsko-Biala, Southern Poland, 43-309, Poland | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $72.00
 

Travel Blogs from Bielsko-Biala

A visit to Auschwitz to pay our respects

A travel blog entry by turkey_to_tt

1
39

... Soon after the Nazi invasion of Poland in 1939, the Nazis declared the area around Oswiecim an "area of special interest" and forceably evacuated the locals for an area of 40 square kilometres around the town which they renamed Auschwitz. It was then reoccupied by the SS and their families and the concentration camp opened in 1940. Initially it was a camp for political prisoners, prisoners of war ...

Auschwithz - Birkenau

A travel blog entry by tannas

10

... walk through the "bath house" i.e. gas chamber, and the shocking reality can be a bit much to bear for some. Birkenau, the train station where there were more barracks, but more significantly was where the train pulled up often with up to 3,000 people on board, is eerily quiet. One of the guys in our group said to me that you could still smell the burning in the air. I nodded politely, but though it was a stupid comment, and ...

The run around / La recorrida

A travel blog entry by journeythrough

16

... as I could which amounted to a measly 10 euros, and for dinner I ordered the most expensive thing on the menu which was less than 5 euros! How about that for a problem? Too bad they weren't Czech Kronas because I could have given them to that poor girl that lost 700 euros. Oh well, I'll find someone headed to Poland!

Terminé con unos 55 restantes de zlotys, que son 15 euros de valor. Yo estaba tratando de usarlas entonces ésta mañana me ...

2 days of camp!

A travel blog entry by leslieforster

4

... for each activity, so prayer for patience is always good. Also, pray for the polish youth leaders. The are amazing and doing a great job, but I've noticed that they get down on themselves a lot. Pray we can encourage them and for great opportunities for them to speak the truth in their discussion groups with the campers. Ok time for bed! Thanks for your prayers and comments! The team loves to hear them! Leslie for the ...

Auschwitz II - Birkenau

A travel blog entry by sarahott

1
100

After a 5-minute bus ride through Oświęcim, Adam and I soon realized that Auschwitz I was a picnic compared to Auschwitz II - Birkenau. Auschwitz I may have been the world's worst concentration camp, but Birkenau was hands-down the worst extermination camp. An eerie silence lingered over the enormous death camp. Hundreds of visitors meandered through the grounds, not ...

How has this hotel rated in the past?

  What's this?
Discover trends in hotel experiences based on real traveler reviews and ratings. Mouse over circles to see what some travelers had to say.

Location

This 4 star hotel is located on Bystrzanska 48, Bielsko-Biala.
Map this hotel

Description

    More great choices in Bielsko-Biala

    Search TripAdvisor for more deals in Bielsko-Biala

       

    TripAdvisor Reviews Parkhotel Vienna Bielsko-Biala

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent