Poland - Auschwitz-Birkenau

by Kimp 13. May 2012 03:17
Auschwitz-Birkenau was a Nazi Slave Labor and Extermination Camp where about 1000 people per day were exterminated. It was the biggest of them all. [More]

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Poland - Wieliczka Salt Mine

by Kimp 13. May 2012 03:11
In the 1600's miners spent 14 hour days in the mine. To make it a little more homey, they started carving statues our of the salt, as they cleared salt shafts. [More]

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Poland - Krakow

by Kimp 12. May 2012 05:40
Krakow escaped most destruction during WW II, and now its old town, is much the same as it was just before WW II. Part of that is because, during communism, much of the old town businesses were shutdown, to keep people from congregating there, and it just sat and collected dust and soot. [More]

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