Category: Poland

Krakow

Poland – A Long Weekend in Krakow

One of the great perks of my current job is an annual Support Team trip, which happened to be to Krakow this year. It is somewhere that I…

Wieliczka Salt Mine

Poland – Wieliczka Salt Mine

Following our visit to Auschwitz and Birkenau, our driver took us to visit Wieliczka Salt Mine, the 13th Century salt mine. Ordinarily a visit to a mine wouldn’t…

Auschwitz and Birkenau

Poland – Auschwitz and Birkenau

The Nazi concentration and death camps of Auschwitz and Birkenau require little explanation, as thankfully the truth of the horrors that occurred behind the electrified barb-wire fences escaped to…