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

Never Again With Me

A travel blog entry by samcohon on Jan 27, 2015

14 comments, 10 photos

... that it is now our generation’s responsibility to see that the Shoah never happens again.

The press corps has a set of jobs to do, and that includes trying to interview survivors, who were the heroes today. But it was strange to see the photographers and video cameramen descend on the survivors, aged but still vigorous, as they entered the gigantic tent.

At 3:30 PM or so the ceremony itself began. In many ways, it was much like ...

Beer today

A travel blog entry by laceys.log on Sep 27, 2013

12 photos

... because for our 12 zloty (about NZD6) we got the tour, a beer at the end, and a beer glass to take away as well.

They have a booth where you can take a photo and email it to someone, funny though because as you can see Jen and I were completely too short until the guide brought us a stool, and even then we were pretty much on tiptoes.

We’ve got the hang of the busy system so got a bus back to ...

Travelling back to the eighties.

A travel blog entry by andrew.collard on Sep 02, 2013

2 comments, 3 photos

It's not the big hair or the shoulder pads, but Katowice still seems in the grip of the bleakest type of communist town architecture. Ok, the train ststion is very nice and modern and so is the hostel, but the centre is abysmal. The few nice buildings they have aren't appreciated it seems. I spot one all but obliterated by a Subway advert. To be fair, a lot of work is happening on the roads and some modern shopping, but the communist ...

Humbling Experience

A travel blog entry by tomandscherie on Oct 06, 2011

1 comment, 73 photos

... war to try and hide the evidence. This gas chamber towards the end of the war was stripped internally by the Germans and utilised by the Germans themselves for something I can't remember what. It was surprising to see a lot of trees and green lawn around the camp. I guess the trees may have been there but not the lawn. Given this, at first glance the camp itself did not look too horrific, once touring the inside of the buildings ...

Krakow for the day

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

16 photos

... dragon and many tried until a young shoemaker came along. He fed the dragon a sheep filled with sulphur, it made him so thirsty that he went to the river and drank half of it up then exploded. So the city was saved and the shoemaker was one happy chap. And Smok himself is by the river, apparently you text a number and he will breathe fire and smoke, we did see some pyrotechnics so I guess someone did it – and it gave a couple of little kids a ...