Exploring the Wieliczka Salt Mines

This post has been a long time coming. I just haven't gotten around to writing it until now, mainly due to the laptop which had been storing my photos breaking, but a miraculous recovery of my photos combined with the excitement of preparing for our big trip has had me reminiscing back on our city break … Continue reading Exploring the Wieliczka Salt Mines

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A Glimpse into the Dark History of Auschwitz-Birkenau

Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp, near the Polish city of Oswiecim, opened in 1940 and was the largest of its kind. The camps here were used for mass murder, torture and exploitation of its prisoners for slave labour until their liberation in 1945. This post will explore my experience of taking a half-day tour to visit these … Continue reading A Glimpse into the Dark History of Auschwitz-Birkenau