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Poland

Capital: Warsaw
Area: 312,685 km²
Population: 38635000
Language: Polish
Currency: Zloty (PLN)
Time Zone: GMT + 1 hour

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Poland is a garden of nature and a treasure trove of cultural riches. A democracy located in the middle of Europe, inhabited by friendly, hospitable people building a modern economy, yet dearly cherishing their heritage.

 

Polish landscape is diversified with mountain ranges in the South, Lowlands and Uplands stretching across central Poland. The northern part of the country includes sandy beaches of the Baltic coast and lake lands known for forested rolling hills and thousands of lakes.

The eventful history of over 1000 years, rich traditions and abundant cultural heritage has made Poland a fascinating country. The legacy of bygone centuries that includes monuments of architecture, historical mementos and masterpieces of art is perfectly combined with the wealth of Polish natural world and its original scenery. Here, everyone can find something interesting for oneself. Museums, modern art galleries and concert halls on a par with national parks, natural protected areas and sport facilities are here to satisfy even the most demanding guests.

Dining, entertainment and shopping are inevitable parts of each trip, and Poland is the place to be for each of them. For centuries the Polish cuisine was the arena for competing influences from France and Italy, enriched by exotic taste of Tatar, Armenian, Lithuanian, Hungarian and Jewish dishes. Cultural events, festivals and performances of all kinds from classical music, through jazz to folklore will satisfy the expectations of any music-lover. In country like Poland, where each city is different in its culture, style, and history, shopping may be a unique and distinctive experience either one shops for souvenirs or for gifts.

Visitors can feel truly welcome in Poland, and they return many times to discover various images of our country and experience the remarkable traditional Polish hospitality.

Discover European Destinations of Excellence (EDEN) in Poland

In Poland you can also discover unique places that offer visitors inimitable atmosphere, picturesque landscapes, fascinating culture and hospitable welcome from local people. They are emerging European tourist destinations, often little known, which pursue the objective of economic growth in such a way as to ensure social, cultural and environmental sustainability. EDEN destinations are still undiscovered and uncrowded places, which will provide you with many unforgettable memories and experiences.

Find out more on www.edenpoland.pl .
 

 

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