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Mar 10, 2016 - Częstochowa here we come!!

The blue 'kropka' is again leading the way on my iPad. We departed Krakow early in the morning (after our big hearty breakfast!) to hopefully make it to Częstochowa before noon. I had not been to this city yet, so was really excited to come here. (When Monika and I were here 4 years ago, we went to Oświęcim & Katowice, so I skipped these this time and we decided to come to Częstochowa instead). Along the way, lots of beautiful forest roads, giant wind turbines (my family was in awe of how many farms we saw, plus their size - they are REALLY...

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Aug 30, 2013 - The Eagle Nest trail

August 30 2013 Biked about 54 miles today, for a total of 64 miles Woke to beautiful sunshine on this crisp morning. Had an relatively expensive breakfast at the Hotel Wenecki. Lots of food, mainly meats and mayonnaise veggies. I guess I will have to get used to a Polish breakfast. The cocoa puffs were good. We began our journey out of Czestochowa. Initially the roads were potholed, irregular and not much fun. The roads did improve at times, but then Polish drivers liked to pass real close to me. I do not believe they are used to...

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Jun 1, 2009 - Czestochowa

Location> Jasna Gora Hello, To all of you. We venturd out with Krzys's Uncle yesterday on an awesome trip. I will post more later. I have ran out of time. We went to Czestochowa, Katowice, Auschwitz and Krakow. Wow is all I have for now. The camps were unreal and I will upload more photos later. Hope everyone is doing well. Nicole and Krzys

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Feb 9, 2005 - Czestochowa--Poland's religious capital

We left the St. Maximilian Kolbe Center after dinner and arrived in Czestochowa at about 8:30. The Jasna Gora Sanctuary was lit up beautifully as we approached the city. I said that more hope awaited in Czestochowa for a reason. Jasna Gora Sanctuary is the home of the Icon of the Black Modonna. Within the walls of this sanctuary thousands of miracles have happened, so was a very powerful place to visit. Saturday night we did not do much because it was late, but I did get to try some really interesting Polish food and I still don't know what...

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