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Sunday, May 25, 2014

POLAND - Wieliczka Salt Mine

"This deposit of rock salt in Wieliczka-Bochnia has been mined since the 13th century. Spread over nine levels, it has 300 km of galleries with works of art, altars, and statues sculpted in the salt, making a fascinating pilgrimage into the past of a major industrial undertaking." -http://whc.unesco.org

Postcard 1


Postcard 2
Thank you so much Boguslaw for both postcards...


Postcard 3

Thank you so much Anie for sharing this card with me!
My son loves the train stamp! =)


 Postcard 4
St. Kinga's Chapel. masterpiece carved in rock-salt by the Wieliczka miner-sculptors.

 Another surprise postcard from dear Zuzana of Slovakia who visited this UNESCO Site last April 2014... And she seemed to have had a great time there.... She said that the place is very interesting and wonderful!
Thank you so much for this postcard, Zuzana!

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