ibis Krakow Stare Miasto

ul. Pawia 15, Krakow, Southern Poland, Poland | 3 star hotel
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Stories from Krakow

A travel blog entry by jordynparsons on Jul 26, 2014

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Krakow is my favorite city (that I've visited) in Poland. And so I thought I would do a post that would show you some of my favorite sights in the city.

Unlike Warsaw, Krakow survived World War II with little damage. The Nazis had decided when they invaded Poland that they would use Krakow as the new German capital of Poland, and …

Proud to be Polish!

A travel blog entry by jenwojnarowicz

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... of the two camps that we were going to visit. It was surreal to be standing and walking on the same paths that led so many people to their death. We walked in and out of many of the buildings learning what their purposes were, everything from extermination to the doctor. There were a lot of the victims belongings left on display (even though the Nazis had destroyed most) and it was unreal to see an entire room full of shoes or a pile 2 feet deeps of glasses. The saddest ...

Krakow , Polands heart.

A travel blog entry by michelle.booth5

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... running out of days and we wanted to see more of Poland. After some research we decided to head to Krakow, about 430km.

Karakow is the second largest and one of the oldest cities in Poland.(pop 750,000) Situated on the Vistula River (Polish: Wisła) in the Lesser Poland region, the city dates back to the 7th century. The city has grown from a Stone Age settlement to Poland's second ...

Topdeck Hungary, Austria and Poland

A travel blog entry by cleegan

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... was a death camp, and the third was a labor camp. There were also approximately 45 satelitte camps in the surronding areas. It was an operation for human destruction on a grand scale. Firstly, we headed to Auschwitz I where we took a guided tour around the complex. Auschwitz I displays an incongrous face. It was a sight of mass killings and unimaginable hardships. The Polish government has spent a lot of money to make it into a respectful and informative place to visit. As ...

Oh Wow, Krakow!

A travel blog entry by nicoleanderson

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... The tour of Auschwitz 1 and Birkenau took about four hours, and I was right about wanting to go on my own- the whole time I just wanted to leave the group and do some exploration, and the guide didn't tell me really anything that I didn't already know, with the exception of "so-and-so" slept in this bunk. Again, words aren't appropriate here... But I will say that I was not as impacted here as I had been at Treblinka. There were so many people, all being ushered around ...

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