75 years on from nuclear attacks of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Anniversary of the dropping of the world’s first atomic bomb This week has marked the 75th anniversary of what is, unfortunately, one of many black…

Visiting Auschwitz (Oswiecim), Poland

Auschwitz, a place everyone should try to visit This year marks the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz concentration camp by the 1st Ukrainian…

Travel: Prora – Hitler’s Butlins on the Baltic Coast

Mein Camp – the Nazi Butlins A few years back on a holiday to Berlin we took the train up to the Hanseatic city of,…

Travel To Do: Gleis 17, Grunewald, Berlin

The dark history of Platform 17 Located in the Grunewald area of Berlin is the railway station Berlin-Grunewald with its castle gate building and forest…