Researchers searched over 160,000 documents concerning the fate of around 30,000 men and women held in the camp where over 1 million people were murdered by the Nazis.
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Bialowieza forest is at the centre of a long-running row between environmentalists and the government.
Find out about Malbork Castle Guided Tour from Gdansk like business hours, location, and events. Book tickets online with free cancellation and skip-the-line access!
Auschwitz: Where Work Once Set You Free. But Only Upon Death; Eric MacKenzie Lamb; The St Kitts Nevis Observer
Usually, Eric MacKenzie Lamb’s travel pieces feature destinations which consist of a combination of stunning natural beauty, an off the beaten track location, as well as things to do and see- all of which, one hopes, leaves readers with a positive sense from learning at least something they hadn’t known before.
Liberation of Auschwitz: where is the Nazi concentration camp – and who liberated it during the Holocaust?; Matt Brooks; Scotsman
Auschwitz’s victims and their families are remembered on Holocaust Memorial Day…
International experts will mark the 40th anniversary of adding the Historic Centre of Warsaw to the UNESCO’s World Heritage List during an online seminar to be held on October 21.
Europe Travel: The 15 Coronavirus-Safest Christmas Trips According To European Best Destinations; Cecilia Rodriguez; Forbes
Europe Travel for Christmas: An official list of beautiful European cities that will put on the best and safest Christmas markets for 2020.
Malbork Castle in Poland is the largest castle in the world and the UNESCO gem. Click to learn all about visiting Malbork Castle.
Zamosc, Poland was designed as a perfect Renaissance town. Here you will find all about visiting Zamosc, a real UNESCO gem.
Dazzling 13th century Wieliczka Salt Mine to reopen – and here’s a peek at what you’ve been missing!; Anne Chatham; The First News
Poland’s spectacular salt mine is reopening is doors to visitors this weekend, after closing temporarily due to the coronavirus.
The Wieliczka Salt Mine, near Krakow, was built during the 13th century and is entirely carved in salt. It contains 2,000 rooms, a breath-taking chapel, function chandeliers and a lake.
There’s A Salt Mine In Poland With Underground Lakes, Chapels, And Chandeliers Made Of Salt And It Looks Unreal; Liucija Adomaite & Mantas Kačerauskas; Bored Panda
Inside an ancient Polish salt mine that has underground lakes, fully carved chapels, and chandeliers made of salt; Mia Jankowicz; Business Insider
Salt has been dug in Poland’s Wieliczka mine for 700 years. The UNESCO world heritage site boasts chapels, salt carvings, and underground lakes.
Facing down hungry socialist city planners, the Communist government of Poland based its rebuilding of Nazi-destroyed Warsaw Old Town on a painting by the nephew of a great artist.
Edinburgh’s ten sisters: Why these remarkable cities are twinned with the capital; Indigo Stafford; Edinburgh Live
A historically significant port city with a pretty old town – an expert guide to Gdansk; John Wilmott; Telegraph
Discover the best things to see and do in Gdansk, Poland with Telegraph’s expert cruise port guide, including the best places to visit and where to eat and drink.
On a Viking voyage on the Baltic Sea, discover vibrant European capital cities, learn the history of Vikings, venture onward to Russia’s cultural capital and end the journey with Scandinavia’s natural wonders along the North Sea.