Poland has one of the highestnumbers of lakes in the world The Masurian Lake District is in the northeastern Poland. It contains more than 2,000 lakes. The district had been elected as one of the 28 finalists of the New7Wonders of Nature.
Warsaw is the mostbeautiful and the largest city in Poland Warsaw In capital live 1 750 000
Roof Gardenof Warsaw University Library Palace of Culture and Science in WarsawRoyal Castle in Warsaw
FLAG The flag of Poland consists of two horizontal stripes of equal width, the upper one white and the lower one red. The two colors are defined in the Polish constitution as the national colors. White and red were officially adopted as national colors in 1831. COAT OF ARMS The White Eagle is the national coat ofarms of Poland. It is a stylized white eagle with a golden beak and talons, and wearing a golden crown, in a red shield. OUR NATIONAL ANTHEM
GOVERNMENT : Parlimentary republic PRESIDENT PRIME MINISTERBronisław Komorowski Donald Tusk
THE MOST FAMOUS PEOPLE FROM POLAND Pope John Paul II Marie Skłodowska Curie physicist and chemist
Lech WałęsaThe President of Poland Lech Wałęsa won between 1990 - 1995 The Nobel Peace Prize in 1983
Henryk Sienkiewicz novelistFrederick Chopincomposer andvirtuoso pianist Jan Matejko painter, drawer
TRADITIONAL DISHES Bigos, known as a Hunters Stew, is a traditional stew typical of Polish and Lithuanian cuisines that many consider to be the Polish national dish. „Kotlet schabowy” is a Polish variety of pork breaded cutletcoated with breadcrumbs similar toViennese schnitzel but made of pork tenderloin (with the bone or without), or with pork chop.
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