Travel Blogs from Krakow
... modern housing block, but given the character of remaining buildings, this was clearly a grand street of regal nineteenth century town houses, befitting the local grandees. Globus' number two had his own private villa across the road from his boss Globus.
Christian Wirth was designated the Inspector of the Reinhard camps, notorious since his early days at Hartheim for his whip and his cruelty. Even one such as Franz Stangl quailed in his presence: "my ...
... with rations, obviously not as severe as the Jews, but they were prisoners in their own country.
From there we drove back to the Old Town, saw the Barbican, a fortress to guard the Florian gate to the old city, the Slowacki Theater, and more stuff!
When Viktor asked where we wanted to be dropped off, we asked to go to the Galleria Krakowska. We had already figured out it was the location of the only Starbucks in town!! After a tasty rest, I stopped ...
... the first gas chamber, that they built at Auschwitz 1, I felt nervous and uneasy standing where others has taken their last breath. I looked at the wall and it was full of scratches and also inscribed were initials. I saw the initials AG, which are mine, and immediately thought someone just like me could have been walking in here but I can get out. I can be free. They never could experience freedom and life. The sheer size of Birkenau is incomprehensible. The ruthless regime ...
... round the old town, the hostel I stopped in was just off the main square. Loads going on round there, enjoyed the place to be honest, just a shame about the weather. As I sit here in Bratislava, they're on about the banks of the river bursting as there's been so much rain. Apparently, people are dying due to the flooding in Austria and Czech Republic. And typically, it's been nice in England. Backwards.
Had a good wander round Saturday, well as good as you can ...
... some scarves while i got myself a waffle with ice cream! We then shopped in the middle area with touristy souvenirs. I got a "das boot" looking shot glass that says Poland on it. Dani got JealHOS and got one too. Then we also got one for Rick. After that, dad, Rick, and Waldemar met us for dinner. We ate at an Italian food place with some polish food. I had enough meet, so I got spaghetti carbonara and some pizza. Four guys did a break dance show in front if us. It was ...
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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