angelo Hotel Katowice
Travel Blogs from Katowice
... prisoner clothing, and there was a display showing uniforms that had been worn by prisoners. On the wall were photos of prisoners along with their arrival date and their death date - even the ones that were not immediately executed generally died within a few weeks to a couple of months of arriving - often through malnutrition. On the wall were some before and after photos of prisoners: one Jewish girl who arrived weighing 50-something kilograms, but ...
Aushwitz Birkenau is a place that should be visited at least once in a life time. It is hard to put in to words as it is something you need to see for yourself. Here are a few pictures of what the camp looks like today. We have learnt a lot of history while travelling Europe both interesting and ...
... city, and not really historical – main claim to fame is an enormous coal mine because it’s in Silesia which is Poland’s coal producing area. The city centre has changed since we were here two years ago, there’s road redevelopment and new and re-building going on all around. There’s a new bus station underground and the railway station has been tidied up – a few years ago it had ...
... the city. And now every day at midday the trumpet call is also played on national radio as a time signal. It’s quite a gathering point for tourists, we could see quite a crowd from the outdoor café.
We wandered along the main street to Wawel Castle which is built on a high rocky outcrop beside the river on the edge of the old town; the streets are all cobbled, the buildings are mostly very old but well kept, there are parks and in ...
... but it took some cleaning up! I even cooked dinner this evening, omelettes for all. I spent the evening getting the blog up to date and photos onto Facebook, a job well done. It was helped along by us watching Les Miserables anniversary concert on DVD, a family ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility