Poland is a Slavic country, located in Central-East Europe. Its culture has changed rapidly since the collapse of the Soviet-controlled communist regime. The post-communist era has propelled a new national order, attitude and optimism in the past 30 years.
Where did Polish culture come from?
Ethnic Poles are considered to be the descendants of the ancient West Slavic Lechites and other tribes that inhabited the Polish territories during the late antiquity period.
What defines Polish culture?
Polish culture forms an important part of western civilization and the western world, with significant contributions to art, music, philosophy, mathematics, science, politics and literature. Its unique character developed as a result of its geography at the confluence of various European regions.
Where Poland is located?
Europe Poland/Continent 3) Location: Central Europe. Poland borders Germany, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Ukraine, Belarus, Lithuania and Russia (the Kaliningrad exclave). Its northern border (440 km long) runs along the Baltic Sea coast.
How old is Polish culture?
The history of Poland spans over a thousand years, from medieval tribes, Christianization and monarchy; through Polands Golden Age, expansionism and becoming one of the largest European powers; to its collapse and partitions, two world wars, communism, and the restoration of democracy.
What are the Polish values?
According to declarations, the most important value in the life of the Polish people is the family. Secondly, they value their health. less important, but nevertheless significant values such as honesty, quiet life, career, faith, and respect from others.
What is Poland most known for?
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