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

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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

Where is Krakow?

Where is Krakow Krakow is the second-largest city in Poland and its previous capital. But where is Krakow? It is situated in southern Poland in the stunning Lesser Poland region. Krakow keeps getting more and more popular among tourists from … Read More

Visiting Krakow in 2020

Visting Krakow in 2020 Krakow is the jewel of southern Poland. A proud and beautiful city, it can boast almost 1000 years of recorded history, and more than that in oral tradition and folk tales. For the longest time, Krakow … Read More