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Krakow – The City That Stole My Heart

I was not expecting much when I arrived to Krakow, but I was delighted with what I found.  Truth be told, it’s easy for me to see positive things anywhere I go, but Krakow was passion at the first, second, and the third sight. The city has a vibrant historic center with lots of restaurants, shops, hotels and museums.  Even …

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A Visit to Auschwitz – They Were Not Jews, They Were People

WARNING: Graphic content is included below.  Brief description: Auschwitz is a concentration camp in Poland, set up by the Nazi Germans during the World War 2.  Nothing can prepare you adequately for a visit to Auschwitz.  In all honestly, I did not want to go there at all.  Since I was young I always had a very big imagination.  I …

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Warsaw: Top 5 Sights

Unfortunately Warsaw is not the most popular or visited town in Poland, however one would miss out on a lot by not seeing this capital city.  Two days should be enough to explore all of the major sights, weather permitting.  And speaking of weather in Warsaw it is rather unpredictable – one moment it’s raining, the next the sun is shining, so pack an umbrella with …