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The Warsaw Jewish Cemetery

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The Warsaw Jewish Cemetery is one of the largest Jewish cemeteries in Europe. It is located at Warsaw’s Okopowa Street. Established in 1806, it is one of the last remaining open and active Jewish cemeteries in Poland. Around 200,000 tombstones can be found at the cemetery, many of which have great historical and artistic value. A large number of graves …

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Czocha

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Czocha Castle is a defensive castle in a Silesia region of Southern Poland. It is located in the picturesque and secluded area near the town of Lesna by picturesque Lake Leśniański and is one of the most beautiful castles in Poland.  Its construction was ordered by the king Wenceslav I of Bohemia in the 13th century. Later on it became a seat for knight …

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