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6 Common Stereotypes About Poland

Many countries see Poland as an old and poor communist country, where bears wander freely in the streets and where Poles use horses and carriages instead of cars (an authentic story from my Canadian friend).  It is probably because many foreigners place Poland too far to the east.  In fact, Poland is right in the middle of Europe (and it’s …

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Celebrating The Religious And The National Holidays in Poland

Poland, a beautiful country located in Central Europe, has a number of wonderful traditions, holidays, and celebrations.  Around ninety percent of Polish people are Christians.  That’s why most of the holidays in Poland are celebrated in a very religious way.  Some of these traditions include – giving away gifts to other people, and simply wishing everyone good luck.  So let’s …