Krakow: Jewish District, The former Jewish Ghetto and Schindler’s factory.

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Kazimierz is the jewish district in Krakow. We’ve visited a really nice Synagoge with a jewish grave yard. Still many visitors come to this grave yard to pay their respects. Back at the time of the second world war the people would hide the graves under the surface so they wouldn’t be destroit by the Nazis.
The movie “Schindler’s list” was filmed here and if you have seen the movie you can spot some familiar places. Continue reading

Saltmine of Kraków – Kopalnia Soli “Wieliczka “

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Today I wen to the Saltmine in Kraków it’s a mine 300 meters under ground with 9 floors, 2000  chambers and more than 300 square meters it would take like 6 months to discover the whole mine.
To tourists 20 chambers and 3 floors are available which already takes 2-3 hours to visit. There’s a lot to walk, you will walk about 3 kilometers and will still see only 1 % of the whole mine.

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