Oswiesz

Oswiesz, Poland

Travel Blogs from Oswiesz

Oswiesz Travel Blogs (2)
Auschwitz Concentration Camp, Oswiesz, Poland travel blog

Auschwitz Concentration Camp

A travel blog entry by trent

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In April 1940 the Nazis set up the Auschwitz camp in a suburb of Osciecim. During almost five years of its existence and steady development, the camp became a symbol of terror and genocide. Throughout the five years the camp was divided into three ...

Birkenau Concentration Camp, Oswiesz, Poland travel blog

Birkenau Concentration Camp

A travel blog entry by trent

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We arrived at the museum, which was established in 1947 as a symbol of remembrance, place of tribute, and warning to future generations about the effects of hatred, and...well, what is there to say, the three of us were blown away by the size and scope ...