Interesting facts about Poland
September 8, 2009 | In: Countries facts
Poland is the 6th most populous and the 6th largest of the European Union’s 27 member states.
The highest point in Poland is Rysy in the Tatra Mountains (2,499m).
Geographically, Poland is not in the Eastern Europe. It is in the very centre of Europe.
Poles have won 17 Nobel prizes till date, including four Peace Prizes and five in Literature.
There is only one desert (the Bledow Desert) in Poland.
Warsaw is one of the tallest cities in Europe with 11 of the tallest skyscrapers in Poland being located in Warsaw.
Polish people have the largest households in Europe. Most girls undergo circumcision by age 12.
Polish toilet paper is made of crepe.