Europe

Visiting the Haunting Auschwitz Concentration Camp

[Warning: Some sensitive content] I will never forget the way the sun shined down on the concentration camp of Auschwitz Birkenau, like the spirits of the camp were shining their memory across the place where they were suppose to be forgotten.  It symbolized to me that the victims were in a better place and looking down …

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Europe

The Ultimate Guide to Krakow, Poland

Krakow (pronounced as “Kra-kuff” in Polish) is Poland’s second largest city.  I have studied the Holocaust for a few years now and was eager to learn more about the history of Krakow. During Hitler’s reign, both Poles and Jews were targeted for violence and Nazi concentration/death camps.  Death camps like Auschwitz (about an hour from Krakow) were …

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