Auschwitz and the Holocaust

1.1 million Jews and other Nazi “undesirables” like the disabled were killed in the camps in this small town of Poland. The Auschwitz camp has been preserved as it was at the time of Allied liberation as a memorial to those who suffered and died there, while also serving as a constant reminder of the potential of evil to those who live today.

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The Real Ukraine

The dramatic collapse of Ukraine’s government has come after months of civil and political unrest. The violence, protests and political upheaval have dominated the world’s news but what of the Real Ukraine? The largely undiscovered and vast country is full of surprises and Globe Trekker’s Holly Morris goes deep into the heart of the region and meets some interesting characters along the way.

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