Poland

Auschwitz cooling 'showers' offend visitors

Auschwitz cooling 'showers' offend visitors

Misting stations installed during heat wave offend weekend visitors to former Nazi camp
Hackers successfully ground 1,400 passengers

Hackers successfully ground 1,400 passengers

LOT Airline says hackers infiltrated one of its systems, but passenger safety was never at risk
A few surprises in 2015's 'Designs of the Year'

A few surprises in 2015's 'Designs of the Year'

Nominations for Design Museum's prestigious award have been revealed. Here are our top picks in each category
Where are the world's best hotels?

Where are the world's best hotels?

A new report looks at 7 million traveler reviews to determine which destinations have the highest rated accommodations on the planet
Famous landmarks like you've never seen them

Famous landmarks like you've never seen them

Unique "time sliced" technique captures beauty of day-to-night transitions by splicing 36 photos taken from dawn til dusk
Incredible photos of secret abandoned palaces

Incredible photos of secret abandoned palaces

Polish photographer takes stunningly beautiful images of derelict buildings but refuses to divulge their location
Euro trash tour: Dumpster diver's war on waste

Euro trash tour: Dumpster diver's war on waste

Frenchman travels across Europe fueled only by food recovered from trash cans
25 things we love about Poland

25 things we love about Poland

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Polish hometown of Pope John Paul II prepares for influx of visitors

Polish hometown of Pope John Paul II prepares for influx of visitors

Pastries and mountain peaks greet crowds heading to newly canonized John Paul II’s hometown
Safari in Europe: Bear, bison, big game

Safari in Europe: Bear, bison, big game

The "wilds" of Europe? Surprisingly, yes. Don't forget to bring your bear rifle
12 amazing underground tourist attractions

12 amazing underground tourist attractions

Including: a town that lives underground, a medieval salt mine full of statues and the original city of Seattle
Poland's little-known UNESCO heritage sites

Poland's little-known UNESCO heritage sites

Medieval salt mines, "anti-vampiric burials" and the wooden churches of Malopolska
Why you should get to know Polish literature

Why you should get to know Polish literature

Krakow has joined the likes of Dublin and Edinburgh to become the latest Unesco City of Literature. Here's why
Bigger than Banksy: Polish street art goes large

Bigger than Banksy: Polish street art goes large

In cities across Poland artists have transformed the sides of houses and apartment blocks with enormous murals, some pieces stretching upwards of 10 stories
Europe's best budget ski resorts

Europe's best budget ski resorts

Skiing in Europe isn't easy, especially when it comes time to pay the bill. These budget slopes make every fall a little softer
Beyond Prague: 8 undiscovered Eastern European cities

Beyond Prague: 8 undiscovered Eastern European cities

Budapest, Kiev, Prague? Been there, got the burger. These lesser-known cities still offer frontier thrills
Christmas in Krakow: A holiday celebration like no other

Christmas in Krakow: A holiday celebration like no other

With holiday markets, mulled wine and the unique "szopki" culture, the Polish city may be the most traditional December destination in the world