Poland  Country guide

Poland

Country Facts

Capital: Warsaw. Population (2018): 38,400,000 (37th of 233 countries). Area: 312,696 km2 (69th of 233 countries). Languages: Polish. Currencies: Polish złoty (PLN).

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Gliwice radio tower

Gliwice radio tower

The Gliwice Radio Tower is the world's tallest wooden structure and the Germans faked a Polish attack on the radio station as an excuse to start World War II.

Torpedownia

Torpedownia

Once named Torpedowaffenplatz Hexengrund, now nicknamed Torpedownia. This remnant of World War II stands in the Bay of Gdańsk just off the coast near Gdynia.