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Auschwitz I and Auschwitz II Birkenau

Even though I’m supposed to be one of those well educated Swedish people there was just so much that I didn’t know. I didn’t know that the Soviets were the ones that liberated Auschwitz. I didn’t know that there was a one, and two, and three. I didn’t know that when they showed the entrance…

Tram

Krakow to Warsaw to Home

Thursday started with, you guessed it, another early morning. This morning started with a not so good hotel brekkie, where the coffee was totally instant and I couldn’t finish the cup. Before I checked out of this hotel, I just had to take some pics of its old fashioned self, I mean the door even…

The restaurant

Dinner at Restauracja Sąsiedzi Krakow

This beautiful restaurant that we found on our afternoon out in Krakow deserves it very on post, because it was just so fab. The name of the place is Restauracja Sąsiedzi and if you are ever in Krakow I can totally recommend it, you find their webpage here. They are also recommended by Guide Michelin, always a good…

Lunchtime view

Warsaw to Krakow

This vacation is now having more early mornings than a normal working week for me, Wednesday saw us getting up and about to make the morning train to Krakow. The things you do on your time of. At 7:30 in the morning, I now organized a little tram chaos (you know me and transportation) so…

Hobbit place (3)

Warsaw

Tuesday morning we woke up to a full day in Warsaw that started with a proper hotel brekkie, as required when out travelling. Then we headed out and about, starting with the Jewish neighborhood right next to our hotel, where there are memorials, museums and statues in memory of the Second World War and the…

17. Evening drink

Take off (second attempt)

The other day, while still in Poland, I spent loads of time writing a post and then trying to find a WiFi that was stable enough to upload. When I did, the post uploaded empty and all my text and pictures were gone, so I gave up on trying to blog during the vacation. So…