One Full Day in Warsaw | Poland

One Full Day in Warsaw | Poland

My GPSMyCity Guide to Warsaw One Full Day in Warsaw Warsaw was never high on my list of places to visit. The name stirs up images of concrete and glass buildings, stacked Brutalist reminders of the reaches of the Soviet Union. I penciled it into my 5-week Europe trip solely because it made geographical sense. After [...]

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Kraków, Poland

Kraków, Poland

Situated on the Vistula river, Krakow is one of the oldest cities in Poland. It is rich in history and is a gem of a city to visit in Eastern Europe. I spent three days here in the beginning of August 2014 and had an amazing time walking around the city, meeting new friends and [...]

#74 Auschwitz Visit

#74 Auschwitz Visit

During my solo travels after studying abroad in Spain, I visited the Auschwitz concentration camp in Poland with a group tour organized by my hostel. It was a very emotional and uncomfortable tour, but visiting Auschwitz is one thing I've always wanted to do, as I have learned about the Holocaust and the concentration camp [...]