Travel Blogs from Dachau
... through the gardens, many people cheered USA to me since I was wearing the soccer jersey! Proud to be an American! I searched for the beer garden and luckily found it before I got really lost! I had a pint of beer under the sun and with the locals. After writing my blog and extreme people watching, I wanted to get back to the hostel and just regroup. Being at Dachau drained me. Please go to one of the concentration camps if you ever are near one because it will change ...
... being fine. My last "German" meal was a tall beer and pizza. I boarded my flight to Copenhagen and then Amsterdam. Taking trains are a lot easier than flying, waiting and boarding the plane takes a lot out of you. When I got to Amsterdam I had to find the right bus to take to my hotel. I found the wrong bus. I ended up walking two miles with my heavy bags on my back to the hotel. Today was an exhausting travel day but it's worth it to see ...
... were probably only around 100-150 or so. Most of the camps were in eastern Germany and Poland.
Another map later in this museum showed all of Europe. I found it interesting because it showed where all the prisoners from Dachau had come from. The highest number of prisoners in Dachau came from Poland. What I didn't expect was that the 2nd most came from Germany. It really is quite inconceivable, if you try to put yourself into their shoes. ...
... Although we are all the same people, if someone can attempt to exterminate a race, who is to decide who is safe and who is not. Why am I alive, while people around the world are being killed right now for something as simple and civil
as their religion or the color of their skin or hair.
Out of respect, we must cherish every moment we are given and thank god for everything we have.
... Frei (“work will set you free”). We walked through the gas chamber which was very unpleasant and had a foul smell as one could imagine, what found interesting here a friend of mine had been a few weeks before hand and his guide had told him that this smell had only started recently. The whole experience was emotional and one that I would recommend to anyone who is travelling in the area.
We spent about an hour and ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Schwarzberghof Dachau
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Muenchner Strasse 46a, Dachau | 4 star hotelfrom $106
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Rudolf-Diesel-Str. 16, Dachau | Hotelfrom $120
Pollnstrasse 6, Dachau | Hotelfrom $101
Bahnhofstrasse 4, Dachau | Hotelfrom $135
Hermannstrasse 9, Dachau | Hotelfrom $131