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The Eternal City.

After all my countless visits to Rome, the capital of Italy, this city’s beauty never ceases to amaze me. 200 more words

Europe

Discovering Warsaw's History on Foot

In recent days, I managed to take in some free walking tours that took me around the city and discussed a variety of topics. With several tour companies offering similar services, you simply select the tours that best match your schedule. 360 more words

Attraction

Terezín Concentration Camp and Ghetto Memorial

Friday was a very somber day. We visited Terezín, an 18th century military fortress and town that was made into a Jewish Ghetto when the Nazis took over. 324 more words

Why Rome, You Ask ~ Come See For Yourself


Amazing Rome. There is no one like you….Sounds like the beginnings of a song. But Rome demands its place as the Eternal City with all of its multi dimensional aspects of life over thousands of years. 742 more words

Art, History And Culture Of Italy

The View Isn't Too Bad

1/22/15

On Thursday, it was finally warm enough to go outside. The sky was a bit gray and rain was potentially in the forecast, but it’s impossible to sit in bed all day when you’re in Rome. 525 more words

Poland: Warsaw, Krakow, Mogilno

My 11 days trip felt like a highly intriguing practical history excursion, more so focusing on Poland’s involvement in WWII. I don’t know why, I find myself fascinated about history, particularly history’s of wars. 1,618 more words

Auschwitz

Venice

From Rome, we took the train to Venice. It was a pretty trip, particularly through the Tuscan countryside. though nothing like the spectacular train journeys we would take later in the trip. 1,033 more words

History