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Aug '18

Watch Out for the Speed Trap by the Cinnabon!

SUBMITTED BY: Peter Koziell    LOCATION: Bialystok, Poland (2018) The Galeria Jurowiecka mall in Bialystok just brings out the kid in everyone! (Peter Koziell is a co-founder of Tacky Tourist Photos and a documentary filmmaker from Massachusetts.)    

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Apr '12

The Sodium King

SUBMITTED BY: David Meerman Scott  LOCATION: Krakow, Poland (2012) Salt MINES?  People used to risk their lives for table salt, even though the oceans are filled with the stuff? Apparently so, and now the Wieliczka Salt Mines, home of an underground Catholic chapel carved out of salt and all-salt sculptures of Pope John Paul II […]

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Jul '09

Deathcamp Dorks (Part 3) – Miniskirts at Auschwitz

SUBMITTED BY: Mark Sawtelle LOCATION: Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp, Poland (2007) OK, so you’re going to a concentration camp tomorrow and you have a fashion dilemma. What does one wear to a Nazi deathcamp? You go with the tight miniskirt and high heels. Auschwitz is where all the cute guys hang out. These tourists are at […]

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Jul '09

Deathcamp Dorks (Part 2) – Please don’t touch the electric fence!

SUBMITTED BY: Darren Garnick    LOCATION: Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp, Poland (1998) What’s the best way for a hipster backpacker to pose by the electrified deathcamp fence? Should he try to look mournful or should he go with a more casual crouch? (Are these tourists being disrespectful or just totally clueless? Learn more about the Great Auschwitz […]

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Jul '09

Deathcamp Dorks (Part 1) – The Great Auschwitz Photo-Op

SUBMITTED BY: Darren Garnick   LOCATION: Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp, Poland (1998) Nothing spices up a family vacation album more than Daddy posing with cannisters of Nazi poison gas. (Are these tourists being disrespectful or just totally clueless? Learn more about the Great Auschwitz Photo-Op.)