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    Oskar Schindler’s Factory Tour, Kraków

    The story of Oskar Schindler really came to prominence for most of us after seeing Spielberg’s film Schindler’s List. Schindler was a German industrialist, opportunist and Nazi Party member who ended up saving the lives of  1200 of his Jewish factory workers.

    In 1939, Oskar Schindler took over the enamelware factory known as DEF (Deutsche Emailwarenfabrik) at 4 Lipowa Street, Kraków. Schindler’s Nazi connections and friendship with the infamous  SS commandant Amon Göth, helped him protect his Jewish workers from deportation to the concentration camps.
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  • Margam Park - A Day Out

    A Day Out At Margam Country Park

    Sometimes you don’t realise what attractions are on your doorstep and recently we visited one of these hidden gems – Margam Country Park. Margam Country Park is set in 1000 acres…