Poland

Touring and remembering Auschwitz

Touring and remembering Auschwitz

Auschwitz originally consisted of 20 buildings, but the camp grew enormously as the number of prisoners that the Nazis deemed “unworthy of living” increased. In 1942, Auschwitz became the center for extermination of the Jewish race and other inferiors that…

Poland – Top 10 things to love

Poland – Top 10 things to love

Before arriving in Poland, I conjured up images of a war-torn, desolate, gray, and gloomy country with crumbling, smoke- churning factories and bullet-ridden building facades. Have I been suprised! Though I only had the pleasure of spending one week in…