Capital city: Warsaw
Population: 38 million.
Area: 312 685 km2
THE BALTIC SEA- Hel Peninsula
Tourist and seaside resort, the resort of fishing.
Seaport Helium has the fishing harbor, ma...
MAZURY – lake district
One of the most beautiful places in Poland. The network of
lakes joined each other with numerous ch...
The Carpathians – Tatra
Mountains
Tatra Mountains are a mountain range lying in Central Europe
called the Carpathians. It ...
RYSY - the highest peak of Poland (2,499 m)
Bieszczady
Bieszczady are located on the south-eastern Poland.The
Bieszczady mountains are well-preserved heaven for anima...
Bialowieza National Park
Bialowieza National Park - the polish national park located in the
north-eastern part of Poland, ...
The European Bison is a symbol
of Bialowieza
Gdansk

Poznan

Warszawa
Lodz

Wroclaw

Katowice

Krakow
Warsaw:
• the capital of Poland since 1596 (second
capital after Gniezno)
• population: over 2 milions people.
• is divide...
Panorama of Warsaw
The Old Town in Warsaw (rebuilt after total destruction
of the city in World War II)
The Palace of Culture and
Science
One of the tallest buildings in Poland with 44 floors. The tower
was built as a "gift of...
Warsaw Mermaid – the mermaid
crest emblem and the symbol of
Warsaw.
Warsaw
National stadium
Presidental Palce in
Presidential Palace in Warsaw is a historic palace in the city
Warsaw residence of the
center of Wars...
The Royal Baths
Royal Baths Park in
Warsaw - the palace and
park in Warsaw founded in
the eighteenth century by
King Stani...
Wilanow Palace
Wilanów Palace - the royal palace ,a pearl of baroque in this
area built between 1681-1696 for King Jan III...
Gdansk

Poznan

Warszawa
Lodz

Wroclaw

Katowice

Krakow
Kraków Cloth Hall
It was once a major centre
of international trade.
Traveling merchants met
there to discuss business
and...
Wawel
Krakow hill on the platform in the Old Town, on the left bank
of the Vistula river. On the hill there are two ancien...
Wawel – the Royal Castle
Wawel
Cathedral
The Wawel Dragon
The Wawel Dragon, also known
as the Dragon of Wawel Hill, is a
famous dragon in Polish folklore.
In some ...
St. Mary's Church
The church belongs to the most
famous sights of Krakow and
Poliand. It is a Gothic church,
built in the ...
Wieliczka Salt Mine
Historical salt
mine visited by
over 1 million
tourists a year .
Gdansk

Poznan

Warszawa
Lodz

Wroclaw

Katowice

Krakow
Wroclaw
 One of the most beautiful cities in Poland with an
amazing Old Town
 Gothic and Renaissance architecture
  One...
The City Hall in Wroclaw
The Church of St . Elizabeth
The Old Town
Salt Square
Gdańsk

Poznań

Warszawa
Łódź

Wrocław

Katowice

Krąków
Gdansk
 The Polish city on the Ba ltic coast with a population near 456
000
 The city lies on the southern edge of Gdans...
Gdansk – ”A trace of Holland in
Poland”
The „long”
Market
Neptune’s
fountain
One of the most important
symbols of Gda ń sk. It is
locatied in the Long Market, in
front of Artus Cou...
The Old Port
Gdansk

Poznan

Warszawa
Lodz

Wroclaw

Katowice

Krakow
Poznan
Populaion: 552 000
Established 8th century Town rights 1253

Poznan is regarded as the cradle of the birth of the P...
The Old Town of Poznan
Poznan Goats
Poznan’s
views
Malbork
The most beautiful and famous castle in
Poland
Mikolaj Kopernik, Copernicus
(astronomer)
Fryderyk Chopin
(composer, pianist)
Karol Wojtyla – John Paul II,
the Pope
Lech Walesa
Legendary leader of „Solidarity”. Former
president of Poland .
Thank you for
attention
and see you
in

Poland
Poland
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  1. 1. Capital city: Warsaw Population: 38 million. Area: 312 685 km2
  2. 2. THE BALTIC SEA- Hel Peninsula Tourist and seaside resort, the resort of fishing. Seaport Helium has the fishing harbor, marine and passenger shipping. Municipality is surrounded by the Baltic Sea, howeverfrom the north-west to a length of about 0.9 km adjacent to the city Jastarnia
  3. 3. MAZURY – lake district One of the most beautiful places in Poland. The network of lakes joined each other with numerous channels. It is a paradise for sailors and boaters. The biggest lakes are Mamry ( 104 km²) and Ś niadrwy ( 113,8 km²).
  4. 4. The Carpathians – Tatra Mountains Tatra Mountains are a mountain range lying in Central Europe called the Carpathians. It is the highest mountain range, with the highest peak Rysy (2499m above sea level) Zakopane
  5. 5. RYSY - the highest peak of Poland (2,499 m)
  6. 6. Bieszczady Bieszczady are located on the south-eastern Poland.The Bieszczady mountains are well-preserved heaven for animals. Among others one may come across bisons, deer, bears, wolves, lynxes, wildcats, and since 2007 the polish horses.
  7. 7. Bialowieza National Park Bialowieza National Park - the polish national park located in the north-eastern part of Poland, in Podlaskie district. Bialowieza forest is a natural habitat for over 12 000 species of animals.
  8. 8. The European Bison is a symbol of Bialowieza
  9. 9. Gdansk Poznan Warszawa Lodz Wroclaw Katowice Krakow
  10. 10. Warsaw: • the capital of Poland since 1596 (second capital after Gniezno) • population: over 2 milions people. • is divided into 16 discricts • the biggest city in Poland
  11. 11. Panorama of Warsaw
  12. 12. The Old Town in Warsaw (rebuilt after total destruction of the city in World War II)
  13. 13. The Palace of Culture and Science One of the tallest buildings in Poland with 44 floors. The tower was built as a "gift of the Soviet peoples for the Polish people." The idea of the project was by Joseph Stalin.
  14. 14. Warsaw Mermaid – the mermaid crest emblem and the symbol of Warsaw. Warsaw
  15. 15. National stadium
  16. 16. Presidental Palce in Presidential Palace in Warsaw is a historic palace in the city Warsaw residence of the center of Warsaw . Since 1994, the official President of the Polish Republic. The Presidential Palace is the largest palace in Warsaw. Its present appearance obtained in the early nineteenth century.
  17. 17. The Royal Baths Royal Baths Park in Warsaw - the palace and park in Warsaw founded in the eighteenth century by King Stanislaw August Poniatowski. It is the placeof numerous cultural, scientific, entertainingand sports events, as well as a favorite place for walks.
  18. 18. Wilanow Palace Wilanów Palace - the royal palace ,a pearl of baroque in this area built between 1681-1696 for King Jan III Sobieski and Mary Casimire
  19. 19. Gdansk Poznan Warszawa Lodz Wroclaw Katowice Krakow
  20. 20. Kraków Cloth Hall It was once a major centre of international trade. Traveling merchants met there to discuss business and to barter. During its golden age in the 15th century, the hall was the source of a variety of exotic imports from the east – spices, silk, leather and wax – while Kraków itself exported textiles, lead and salt from the Wieliczka Salt Mine .
  21. 21. Wawel Krakow hill on the platform in the Old Town, on the left bank of the Vistula river. On the hill there are two ancient groups of buildings:  Wawel Royal Castle  Cathedral Basilica of St.. St. Stanislaw In 1978, Wawel Castle and the Old Town was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list.
  22. 22. Wawel – the Royal Castle
  23. 23. Wawel Cathedral
  24. 24. The Wawel Dragon The Wawel Dragon, also known as the Dragon of Wawel Hill, is a famous dragon in Polish folklore. In some stories the dragon lived before the founding of the city, when the area was inhabited by farmers. The dragon's cave below the castle is now a popular tourist stop.
  25. 25. St. Mary's Church The church belongs to the most famous sights of Krakow and Poliand. It is a Gothic church, built in the 14th and 15th centuries. It is located at the northeast corner of the main square opposite the Kraków Cloth Hall
  26. 26. Wieliczka Salt Mine Historical salt mine visited by over 1 million tourists a year .
  27. 27. Gdansk Poznan Warszawa Lodz Wroclaw Katowice Krakow
  28. 28. Wroclaw  One of the most beautiful cities in Poland with an amazing Old Town  Gothic and Renaissance architecture   Oneof the largest Gothic churches in the whole of Silesia - church St . Elizabeth.   The Market is adjacent to the Salt Square
  29. 29. The City Hall in Wroclaw
  30. 30. The Church of St . Elizabeth
  31. 31. The Old Town
  32. 32. Salt Square
  33. 33. Gdańsk Poznań Warszawa Łódź Wrocław Katowice Krąków
  34. 34. Gdansk  The Polish city on the Ba ltic coast with a population near 456 000  The city lies on the southern edge of Gdansk Bay in a conurbation w ith the city of Gdynia,Sopot and suburban communities, which together form a metropolitan area called the Tricity.  The city was close to the former late medieval boundary between West Slavic and Germanic seized lands.  Gdansk is considered the symbolic place of the outbreak of World War II and the beginning of the fall of communism in Central Europe. In the city there are numerous historical buildings and cultural institutions.
  35. 35. Gdansk – ”A trace of Holland in Poland”
  36. 36. The „long” Market
  37. 37. Neptune’s fountain One of the most important symbols of Gda ń sk. It is locatied in the Long Market, in front of Artus Court. Neptun has 'posed' for millions of photos 
  38. 38. The Old Port
  39. 39. Gdansk Poznan Warszawa Lodz Wroclaw Katowice Krakow
  40. 40. Poznan Populaion: 552 000 Established 8th century Town rights 1253 Poznan is regarded as the cradle of the birth of the Polish state. In the past, it served as the capital and seat of the rulers. An interesting fact is that Poznan is the only Polish city which name is mentioned in the Polish anthem.  •
  41. 41. The Old Town of Poznan
  42. 42. Poznan Goats
  43. 43. Poznan’s views
  44. 44. Malbork The most beautiful and famous castle in Poland
  45. 45. Mikolaj Kopernik, Copernicus (astronomer)
  46. 46. Fryderyk Chopin (composer, pianist)
  47. 47. Karol Wojtyla – John Paul II, the Pope
  48. 48. Lech Walesa Legendary leader of „Solidarity”. Former president of Poland .
  49. 49. Thank you for attention and see you in Poland

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