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Do You know Polska?

a portal which takes its users right to the heart of the authentic Polish experience through unusual photos, slang expressions and interesting facts

Do You know Mazury?
Do You know Przystanek Woodstock?
Do You know Polska?

Poland’s position within the European Union is steadily gaining recognition and its voice counts more and more. Soon enough the eyes of the world will be fixed on Poland when the 2012 European Football Championship, hosted by Poland and Ukraine, kick-starts in the summer 2012. That is why it is time to start getting to know modern Poland, a dynamically developing country.

We are pleased to introduce you to Do You know Polska? It is a portal which takes its users right to the heart of the authentic Polish experience through unusual photos, slang expressions and interesting facts. If you want to get a taste of today’s Poland with its positive and fun-loving spirit, if you want to visit places which are not featured in typical tourist guides, if you want to learn some popular every day expressions, which might help you out of a tricky social situation one day, visit and check it out for yourselves.

Do You know Polska? unusual photos. Imagine an interactive web portal which demonstrates what a fascinating and diverse country Poland is.

Do You know Polska? slang expressions. Think of a practical guide for foreigners, who visit Poland looking for challenge and adventure as well as fun.

The uniqueness of Do You know Polska? is above all that it based entirely on users’ contribution. It is they who add photos, expressions and facts about the country where they live, work or study. That is what guarantees the authenticity of all content, which is essential so that you can get a true taste of what young Poles are like, what thrills them and what makes them happy, what language they use in everyday situations, especially in informal and relaxed settings. This guide is a response to questions and queries about Poland as well as an invitation to visit the country.

Do You know Polska? interesting facts:

Prove it! Show it! Discover!

• Mazury / Masuria – among the 27 finalists in the worldwide popularity poll, running to become one of the ‘New 7 Wonders of Nature’. The Masurian Lake District is Poland’s ‘land of a thousand lakes’ even though there are in fact twice as many of them there.

• Przystanek Woodstock / Woodstock Station – next to Open’er is one of the biggest open-air music festivals in Europe. Organised annually in Kostrzyń/Oder, where numerous concerts, art exhibits, cultural events and discussion panels are held.

• Warszawa / Warsaw – Poland’s capital with its skyline of skyscrapers, Warsaw Palace of Culture and Science and... a 15-metre artificial palm tree right in the city centre, which is a rare sight considering the typical weather conditions in this part of Europe.

• Zatoka Pucka / Puck Bay – shallow-watered part of the Gdańsk Bay and of the Southern Baltic. It is a paradise for all water sports enthusiasts, especially for wind- and kitesurfers.

For more information on Do You know Polska? please contact us at:

The Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Mobile: +48 728 410 029;

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