Map showing a fast car route from Krakow to Auschwitz Birkenau

Krakow to Auschwitz. How to get to Auschwitz from Krakow – 2020

Visiting Auschwitz is a daunting and morbid challenge. The emotional weight carried by the death camp is heavy and crushing. The process of actually reaching the Museum is also not as simple as it could be. Because Oświęcim is a … Read More

Auchwitz Birkenau Concetration Death Camp

Where is Auschwitz located? Essentials about Auschwitz-Birkenau.

History of Auschwitz speaks for itself. Auschwitz is the location of the gravest crime and genocide in humanity’s history. Auschwitz-Birkenau is something we should strive to never forget. Many people from all over the world are willing to commemorate the … Read More

A picture of Auschwitz Birkenau, with Traveler's Choice Best of the Best award for MrShuttle

Auschwitz & Salt Mine Tour – Top 10 Day Trip in 2020

We are proud to announce that MrShuttle’s Day Trip To Auschwitz & Salt Mine Tour from Krakow (including lunch) has been chosen by TripAdvisor travelers as one of Top 10 Day Trips in 2020. You might be wondering: what exactly … Read More


Is it safe to travel to Polish cities like Krakow, Wieliczka, Auschwitz, Zakopane, and other Polish cities? – July 2020

Visiting Polish Cities – COVID-19 If you are reading this, you probably already decided to visit Poland for your Summer 2020 Vacations. Good choice! Perhaps you want to visit Auschwitz-Birkenau? Or Wieliczka Salt-Mine? However, an important question remains. Where to … Read More


Visiting Auschwitz during COVID 19 – July 2020

Auschwitz Birkenau – History Worth Visiting Auschwitz Birkenau is one of the most recommended experiences when visiting Krakow. There are few historical landmarks as important as Auschwitz. Countless visitors pay their respects there every year. 2020, despite coronavirus pandemic, is … Read More


Polish Borders reopened!

13.06.2020, Poland took another important step towards returning to normality and defrosting the economy. Just in time for the summer holiday season, the decision to open Polish borders went into effect. This is a happy moment for us all, and … Read More


How far is Wieliczka Salt Mine from Krakow?

How far is Wieliczka Salt Mine from Krakow? What is Wieliczka, anyway? Wieliczka Salt Mine is one of the most famous landmarks around Krakow. It is not a surprise that we receive many questions from tourists and visitors about it. … Read More


Krakow Travel Tips

Visiting Krakow So, you want to visit Krakow. Perhaps you’ve read all about the interesting and fun things to do here, and want to give it a try. Or maybe you want to see if it really deserves the title … Read More


Krakow Nightlife

Krakow Nightlife As a city popular among students and tourists, Krakow is no stranger to parties. No matter if you’re visiting Poland in summer or winter, you can experience nightlife in Krakow at any time of the year. Finished with … Read More

Visiting Auschwitz & Birkenau in 2020

New Rules Regarding Auschwitz Birkenau Reservations The year 2020 opens with some very important changes regarding visiting Auschwitz-Birkenau. If you want to come and see the famous museum, make sure to read up and stay tuned.  Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum decided to put … Read More