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... Jews were liquidated and put on the trains to Auschwitz where over 70% were immediately sent to the gas chambers. The remaining Jews no longer live here because the walls have "eyes and ears" and the horrific memories still remain.
Lastly, we visited Schindler's factory which was the inspiration for Steven Spielberg's film Schindler's List.
And then I walked around with Becky (AUS) and did a little cheap shopping! Now off to ...
i can intellectualize it, disect it, study it, read about it, write about it, photograph what remains of it, meet those who survived it, but i will never understand it. My grandfather (Papa to me, Bima to those closest to him) taught me that no matter whether you agree or disagree with someone, the key to negotiating is to take the time to respect and understand why the other party feels the way they do. But this one I just dont get. Yet, on ...
... so we grabbed some drinks and headed into the next room to listen. The band was playing covers of mostly US classic rock songs, including Sweet Home Alabama and Sweet Home Chicago (both gave me a little chuckle). When Marco and Kasha left to grab a smoke outside, I walked over to meet up with Fabrien. He introduced me to his friend Jean who was a schoolmate in a program called Erasmus. This program is very ...
... Non-organiser, tell me where and I'll be there, beer saturated
Philip Weston [nay: like a horse] - Pooer, photographer, 'the other one'
The trip: Eastern Europe. Trains. 2 weeks.
Day 1 - Saturday 15th September
Finally, it was here. After much anticipation, chat on Facebook and organisation we were off. The land of my Forefathers and the city of Krakow awaited.
Famous for its square ...
... the different rooms of the factory, through personal accounts, artistic installations and war commentary.
Keeping us engaged for nearly two hours, we left Schindler’s factory with a new understanding of the atrocities committed in the city during the 30’s and 40’s, and headed towards the Ghetto, a short walk away. With little still standing of the original walls which barricaded the settlement, we followed the numerous plaques and ...
Other places to stay in Krakow
Zwierzyniec, Krakow | 1 star hotel
- Eine positive Erfahrung
- Akzeptables Budgethotel
- A positive experience.
Stare Podórze, Krakow | 4 star hotelfrom $91
- Stupendo soggiorno al qubus hotel
- Excellent Hotel, Highly Recommended !
- Excellent location in an excellent city
Ma?e B?onia, Krakow | 4 star hotelfrom $57
Grzegórzki, Krakow | 3 star hotelfrom $51
- Good 3* hotel
- Good value hotel
- Wouldn't go back...
Nowy ?wiat, Krakow | 5 star hotelfrom $147
- Superb. Absolutely wonderful, perfect hotel
- Lobely staff, immaculate hotel, great communication connections
- Very comfortable, great location
Pradnik Bialy Pólnoc, Krakow | 3 star hotelfrom $64
Zwierzyniec, Krakow | 4 star hotelfrom $93
- Spacious bedroom
- Good 4* hotel
Nowy ?wiat, Krakow | 5 star hotelfrom $112
- Great hotel, nice staff
- When can we go back?
- Like the Jetsons!
Kleparz, Krakow | 4 star hotelfrom $103
- Outstanding Hotel
- Great Hotel
- ¡Muy agradable!
Stare Miasto, Krakow | 3 star hotelfrom $44
- Good central hotel
- Great base
Stare Miasto, Krakow | 4 star hotelfrom $123
- Excellent choice
- Great location and helpful staff
- Great Hotel and location
Pradnik Bialy, Krakow | 4 star hotelfrom $72
Pradnik Bialy, Krakow | 3 star hotelfrom $37
Debniki, Krakow | 4 star hotelfrom $81
Stare Miasto, Krakow | 2 star hotelfrom $67
- Top hotel for City Break
- Excellent Budget Hotel
- Cracking in Krakow
Zwierzyniec, Krakow | 2 star hotelfrom $58
- Great Hotel - Definitely Recommend
- Couldn't fault it, even if we wanted to!
- Standard Ibis hotel, convenient location
Bronowice, Krakow | 5 star hotelfrom $84
Pradnik Bialy, Krakow | 3 star hotelfrom $32
Kleparz, Krakow | 3 star hotelfrom $64
- Stay here!
- Übernachten Sie hier!
- Scrupously clean
Debniki, Krakow | 2 star hotelfrom $35
Nowy ?wiat, Krakow | 4 star hotelfrom $129
Wesola Zachód, Krakow | 3 star hotelfrom $77
- Excellent value for money
- Adequate, Great Location, but Noisy
- Not bad location but the hotel's just OK
Pr?dnik Czerwony, Krakow | 3 star hotelfrom $54
Pradnik Bialy, Krakow | 4 star hotelfrom $64
Pradnik Bialy, Krakow | 3 star hotelfrom $43
Debniki, Krakow | 4 star hotelfrom $56