A lot has been said about Auschwitz and Birkenau. Evil things happened there and it is an evil place. But after visiting those places, I was bewildered. I so wanted to hate it, but I found no hate there. I found calm and peace. It is a memorial to remember those who suffered and perished. […]
Initially, our around the world plans did not include Poland, but this changed when we found it difficult to find affordable accommodation in Greece during August. Apparently everyone wants to go to Greece in August. Who knew? After some research we decided on Krakow, Poland. It looked like a family friendly city and we were […]
For the month of September we finished our stay in Krakow, Poland, stayed one week in Lviv, Ukraine and the rest of the month we were located in Brasov, Romania. After Poland our original plan was to fly to Turkey. But then Jason suggested that we travel overland through Ukraine, Romania, and Bulgaria. My initial […]
One of the greatest things about traveling through Europe is seeing the castles. During the day they are fun to explore and see the insides. But at night, they become magical. Here is Krakow’s Wawel Castle overlooking the Vistula River.
For the month of August we finished our stay in Florence, Italy and then our around the world adventure took us to the beautiful city of Krakow, Poland. Krakow was one of those cities I was not sure what to expect, but we ended up really enjoying it. We loved that it has lots of […]