Poland is a very varied country. In the north, there are attractive seaside resorts. The Blatic beaches are thought to some of the most unique beaches in Europe because of they are wide and sandy. Poland is also rich in forests (the Białowieska Puszcza is the last are of primeval forest left in Europe), lakes, valleys, picturesque hills and mountains with their tourist trails and ski slopes. You can admire nature in Poland in as many as 23 National Parks and 122 Landscape Parks, and also catch a glimpse of wild animals such as bison, brown bears, wolves, lynx, wildcat, and mouflon, which are present in Poland in numbers that are unique for Europe.
Poland has a population of 38.5 million people. It’s a country with a fascinating and complex history. For many years it was famous as an example of toleration and the peaceful co-existence of many national groups: Poles, Lithuanians, Ruthenians, Jews, and tatars. For many years, too, it was a bridge between western and eastern civilization.