Hotel Polonia

Address: ul. Kochanowskiego 3, Katowice, Southern Poland, 40-035, Poland | Hotel
 
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This hotel is located on ul. Kochanowskiego 3, Katowice.
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Travel Blogs from Katowice

Auschwitz Halfway House

A travel blog entry by carl.sanchez on Nov 12, 2014

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A compare and contrast film that compares the Nazi death camps with the modern halfway houses and mental hospitals in the United States. Mr. Sanchez was illegally framed up by his own attorney, Pedro Castillo secretly in collusion with the U.S. federal police. Mr. Sanchez was help in custody as a "ward" in 2 halfway houses plus a prison named Metropolitan Detention Center. The U.S. government maintains that M.D.C. is not a prison and that it's only a ...

A birthday and a wedding ceremony

A travel blog entry by laceys.log on Sep 28, 2013

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... something we thought they had organised because we were visiting and it would be a nice thing to do.

However, when we were all chatting in the living room Andy said he was happy we had come to stay, and in addition to the Mass he and Justyna would be very pleased if we could join them in celebrating their marriage in the Catholic church. Well, you could have knocked me over with a feather – ...

Family day

A travel blog entry by laceys.log on Sep 24, 2013

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... a little house, two storeys with 24 kids and two teachers. When you pick up your child you press a buzzer, tell them your name, then they bring him downstairs and give a brief report of what he’s done that day. I’m not sure how much outside playing is done, didn’t have a good look around but inside is bright and warm.

In the evening Anna and Jan joined us for a Thai meal, a first for them, and we all enjoyed ...

I'm Still Taking It All In

A travel blog entry by rsmonterusso on Jun 25, 2011

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... I got to experience it. As for Auschwitz II-Birkenau, it was just as horrible. You walked under the entrance following the railroad tracks which carried in hundreds of Jews per cart after traveling for 10 or so days with no food or toilets. We saw what was left of the barracks. Most of the wood ones were all lost leaving behind chimneys that were for show as the Jews weren't allowed to use them for heat. We walked along the same rout as those made to ...

Krakow for the day

A travel blog entry by laceys.log on May 08, 2011

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... m sure they do.

More narrow, winding staircases followed when we went to the castle walls and down through a narrow spiral to caves at river level, reputedly the lair of Smok the dragon. According to legend Smok could only be stopped from destroying the countryside by sacrificing young maidens to him, and eventually the only one left was the king’s daughter. Desperate to save her the king promised her in marriage to anyone who could ...