Mauthausen, Austria

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Mauthausen Travel Blogs (38)

Don't say 'I told you so'!

A travel blog entry by felixandfloss


Today we left Munich. We were going to stay at another Couch Surfer Tom's house (where Nina was parked) for one night and leave on Saturday, but the sun was shining and bad weather was forecast for the next few days after so we though we would make the ...

Locked in time, mauthausen, Austria travel blog

Locked in time

A travel blog entry by buckleypup

This morning we stopped by mauthausen, the last concentration camp to be closed at the end of WW2. For the scale of atrocities committed, the fortification was smaller than I expected. A quiet and somber place, with buildings open, a museum then finally ...

Mauthausen and the Danube, Mauthausen, Austria travel blog

Mauthausen and the Danube

A travel blog entry by dancer_alison


We left the Czech Republic early in the morning and started for MauthausenMauthausen was a Nazi concentration camp in Austria located high on a hill over the Danube with a rock quarry nearby.  Mauthausen was not a death camp in the sense that ...

Following the Danube, Saltzburg, Wels, Linz, Mauthausen, Melk, Krems, Vienna, Austria travel blog

Following the Danube

A travel blog entry by jnewcomb

... tour.. The reality of killing on an industrial scale 01 Aug, Monday Start point: Linz End point: Grein Via: Mauthausen Odom(Km): 69.94 Moving(hrs.mim): 4.40 Ave(Km/h): 15.0 Total Ascent(m): 405 Max Altitude(m) ...