shares borders with the Baltic Sea, the Russia, Belarus,
Ukraine, Lithuania, the Czech Republic, the Slovak Republic and Germany. Warsaw, the capital, was completely destroyed
during World War II, but the Old Town has been completely rebuilt. Warsaw and the main cities
have theatres and opera companies that put on a whole range of musical and
cultural programs for both locals and visitors.
Electricity: 220 volts AC, 50Hz; continental sockets.
Climate: Temperate with warm summers, crisp, sunny autumns and cold winters. Snow covers the mountainous area in the south of Poland (mid-December to April). Rain falls throughout the year.