Travel Photography Featured Travel Photos of Poland
The photo was taken from the 30th floor of the Novotel Centrum Hotel in Warsaw.
Poland's holiest city, and place of the Black Madonna. © NJW 2007
The year 1956 saw massive protests against the Polish government and the Soviet Union in Poznan, which are called Poznan June (Poznański Czerwiec). The left cross shows the year of 1956, when the protest took place in Poznan, and the right cross shows the years of other protests in various Polish cities.
Nazi concentration and extermination camp in Oświęcim, southern Poland. 'Arbeit macht frei' means work liberates and was common in such camps.