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An outstanding guide and person

Slawomir was among the best guides I've ever had. He took us to the villages near Lublin where my... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Boston, Massachusetts
Richard & Miho's Review

We had 3 days tour with Slavomir. He proved to be enormously knowledgeable and we learned a great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Experienced tour guides, genealogical researchers and translators offering customized guided tours, for individuals and groups, with a focus on Polish heritage, WW2 and the Holocaust. We also do family heritage tours and genealogical research in the...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Lublin, Poland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Slawomir was among the best guides I've ever had. He took us to the villages near Lublin where my late father's family originated and made our trip really meaningful. He was well prepared, knowledgeable, sensitive and went beyond the call of duty to help us....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had 3 days tour with Slavomir. He proved to be enormously knowledgeable and we learned a great deal about the local history. Lublin, the Grodzka Gate Center, Zamosc and Majdanek. We both enjoyed the tours a great deal. We acquired a great deal of...More

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Slawomir N, Owner at DoorToPoland, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Richard and Miho! Thank you so much. It was a pleasure to be your guide. I hope you will come back to see more of Lublin Province in the future. Happy travels!

Reviewed 25 June 2018

Based on his outstanding reviews on Trip Advisor, we chose Slawomir for a very important segment of our trip to Poland. My wife, adult daughter and I were going to a small "shtetl," Kurow, very near Lublin, where my mother and her siblings had grown...More

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Slawomir N, Owner at DoorToPoland, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2018

Thank you so much for you kind words. This tour has been a very touching experience to me as well. Best wishes, Slav

Reviewed 7 May 2018

Slawomir, Jim and I would like to sincerely thank you for the wonderful time you gave us both, in showing us Lublin/Warsaw through the eyes of a local person who is proud of their city and what it has to offer. For your patience and...More

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Slawomir N, Owner at DoorToPoland, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thank you so much, Catriona and Jim! In return, I would like to recommend your as the best tourists a guide can have: interested in the sights and their history, friendly and easy-going. I hope you and I will manage to find more clues about...More

Reviewed 23 March 2018

Slawomir was a true professional giving us great suggestions and being very accommodating from before we left home through our trip this was a combo business trip and meeting newly found family. Slav was full of history and interesting details of the places we visited...More

1  Thank Jeanie G
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Slav is an excellent guide with an in-depth knowledge of Poland. He can easily design a tour for you if you give him a broad outline of your interests. Alternatively, if you have a specific plan he can put together a tour for you and...More

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Slawomir N, Manager at DoorToPoland, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Bryan, thank you very much! Travelling and talking with you is always great and very inspiring.

Reviewed 12 July 2017

I went on a two day tour of sites of historic interest in the region south of Lublin, planned in detail by Slawomir based on my general request. Slawomir was very friendly, proficient in English, a skilled driver, and had excellent knowledge of both the...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2017

Slav helped me find my ancestors, my people, and myself during a recent visit to Poland. He understands that for those of us who are interested in genealogy, knowing where we come from helps us understand where we are going. I am American by birth,...More

1  Thank DWTST
Reviewed 16 June 2017

My wife and I have traveled quite extensively in Europe and have used guides in most cities. Slav, by far, is the best guide we have ever had. We are very interested in the Holocaust and he treated us to two full days of discovering...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2017

Dear Slav, We deeply appreciate your guidance and the efforts you have made to help us find documents and information about our parents. I am sure we would not have been able to find it by ourselves and we are very grateful for that. The...More

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Slawomir N, Owner at DoorToPoland, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Thank you! It was a great experience to meet you, get to know your family history and visit your ancestral towns. I hope that you and other family members will visit Poland again some time in the future.

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Dusia K
14 May 2017|
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Response from Slawomir N | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your question. You should spend at least one full day in Lublin but two days or more would be better. Must-sees (minimum time needed for the visit): Old Town and Castle (2-3 hours), exhibition at Grodzka... More