October 11, 2005

Zakopane - Catching some air

Our plans for the day were to enjoy a bit more of the town and then grab the 12:00 bus to Krakow. The temperature outside was a chilly 37 when we woke up so we dressed in layers an... continue reading

October 12, 2005

Krakow - Krakow Old Square

Today we did a small tour of Krakow which included a visit to the Cloth Hall Sukiennice, the Wawel castle, the Japanese art museum and just walking around the old square. Our stop ... continue reading

October 13, 2005

Krakow - Another Rainy Autumn Day

Today was cold and drizzly, a perfect day to spend time in a museum. We decided to go back to the Japanese museum and visit the National Geographic photo exhibit. Well, the exhibit... continue reading

October 14, 2005

Auschwitz - Auschwitz

Today we visited the concentration camps in Auschwitz. The main feelings we had while walking around the camp were of horror and awe that any human could inflict so much pain and ... continue reading

October 15, 2005

Wroclaw - The Claw

We grabbed the 11:30 am train out of Krakow today to head to Wroclaw. This towns pronunciation was really throwing us off because it seems easy but it's really pronounced like Vro... continue reading

October 16, 2005

Wroclaw - Oh the weather outside is frightful

Today is a chilly one. I have two shirts on, a thick wool sweater and my fleece and I'm still chilled to the bone. Fortunately we didn't have lots we wanted to see so we wouldn't... continue reading