Hotel Pod Roza
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- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- High-speed internet in room
- Conference facilities
- Breakfast Available
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I am starting this day at approximately 2 PM which is when we arrived at Auschwitz I. We have been to Holocaust Museums, Yad Vashem and other memorial sites but nothing can compare to today's experience. We toured both Auschwitz sites, Auschwitz I and Birkenau (aka Auschwitz II) with a wonderful guide over a 4 hour period. It is very difficult to …
... some pre-drinks. Aaron researched this club which was meant to be pretty good and was literally metres away from the apartment. As we entered the club Aaron said he would get the first drinks but failed miserably because he started to chat up the locals. Helen and I decided to leave him to it and queue somewhere else. Eventually we got served and headed to the dance floor. Aaron joined us by this point. As soon as we got on the dance floor the local guys were all trying to ...
... paying their respects when I went to visit.
In the middle of January 1945, the SS evacuated almost 60 000 Auschwitz prisoners and begin the *Death March*. Liberation by the Soviet Army occurred less than 2 weeks later. Some of the buildings in the camp were then used as hospitals to care for the prisoners that were suffering from severe starvation and a variety of other diseases. Once they were healthy enough, they were able to leave.
Today was the first day touring around Krakow. I finally had kielbasa this morning for breakfast. It was basically the same as home but it was a little different in texture, softer and not so dry. We took the tram into the city to tour Old town. It was a lot of walking on the cobblestones of Poland, but it was completely worth it. We saw Saint Mary's basilica, the Cloth hall, Kazimierz(Jewish district), the place where Pope John Paul lived as ...
Today was our last day in the city for a while tomorrow we are off to the mountains. (Unfortunately there has been a change of plans, our friends who were to come with us Monica and Janusz, are unable to go as their little boy has just got chickenpox!! Poor little ...