There are lots of tourist organisation companies there offering day trips to Auschwitz, which is about an hour away. We thought long and hard for a couple of days about wether we wanted to visit such a place as a 'tourist'. Rightly or wrongly we decided to go.
So at 11:11 on that day we were here
The sky was very blue and the wind was sharp.
There was not a bird in sight. There were lots of tourist
Apart from the quiet words of the guides there was silence.