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 GENERAL INFO (Jump to Diary)
The Republic of Poland is an unitary parliamentary republic, covering 312.679 square kilometres and home to 38.634.007 citizens. 88% are Christians and the rest seems to be in doubt. The currency is Złoty, worth 1,76 Danish Krone an 0,24. The GDP is US$482.920 billion.
The climate is mostly temperate throughout the country. The climate is oceanic in the north and west and becomes gradually warmer and continental towards the south and east. I will experience most, but unfortunately in the rainy season, as it is is also the warmest.
The huge forest areas are home to many plants and animals. Among the more interesting larger mammals are the Wildcat (Felis silvestris), Eurasian lynx (Lynx lynx), Gray wolf (Canis lupus), Brown bear (Ursus arctos), European otter (Lutra lutra), Boar (Sus scrofa), Moose (Alces alces), Wisent (Bison bonasus) and Chamois (Rupicapra rupicapra). If I haven't seen the Wisent (Bison) earlier on the tour, I would like to experience it here.
As mentioned, the fauna is rich too with 2300 species of vascular plant. However, there are no in particular I am looking for.

DIARY
Well, so far, I have only got around to the plan, but one day...

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