Visiting Auschwitz: The Most Important Stop in Poland. While in Krakow, we made sure to set aside time to visit Auschwitz Concentration Camp and pay our respect to those who perished during the Holocaust. Auschwitz is a word synonymous with terror and torture and perhaps the most recognizable symbol of the Holocaust.
Poland is having a hard time dealing with the truth of collaboration with the Germans in the destruction of Jewish life during WW2. Jewish gravestone sits in Iwaniska, Poland resident's yard in 'Scandal in Ivansk' (Blumenfeld Pictures)