Poland is divided into 16 regions that are called the voivodeships.
is situated in Central Europe
is located by the Baltic Sea
in the south there are mountains – Karpaty and Sudety
borders with Germany, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Ukraine, Belarus, Lithuania and Russia
There are four seasons in Poland: spring, summer, autumn and winter. Summers are generally hot, winters are cold and freezing, it sometimes snows a lot. Autumns are rainy. The most beautiful season is spring. It is sunny and warm.
The biggest cities in our country: Warsaw
Famous people JOHN PAUL II - The Pope
Fryderyk Chopin - pianist Mikołaj Kopernik - astronomer
Maria Skłodowska Curie - chemist Adam Mickiewicz - poet
Many sports are popular in Poland. Football (soccer) is the country's most popular one, with a rich history of international competition. Athletics, basketball, boxing, ski jumping, fencing, handball, ice hockey, swimming, volleyball, and weightlifting are other popular sports.
UEFA European Football Championship in 2012
Poland and Ukraine are going to be a host of Europe Football Championship in 2012. We have got some modern stadions because of this huge enterprise in Poland.
Traditional Polish food is good BIGOS – cabbage and meat PIEROGI – the most popular dumplings with meat or cheese
GOŁĄBKI – cabbage, rice and meat PĄCZKI – daughnuts, usually with marmolade
ROSÓŁ – brooth, chicken soup PORK CHOP – with potatoes