Poland Attractions and Culture Photos

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These wonderful photos of Poland capture images of castles, culture, and cities across the country.

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    Wooden Toys from Poland
    ••• Wooden Toys from Poland. Michal Wawruszak © 2007
    These photos of Poland illustrate aspects of Polish culture, including holidays, food, and folk crafts.
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    Warsaw Royal Castle
    ••• Warsaw Royal Castle. Kerry Kubilius, licensed to About.com

    Old Town Warsaw is compact and charming. The remains of its defensive walls recall a time when Warsaw was much smaller than it is today. Reconstructed after almost total devastation in WWII, touring Warsaw will bring visitors closer to the history of the Polish capital city.

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    Ciechanow Castle Poland
    ••• Ciechanow Castle Poland. Scubabartek © 2006
    This photo gallery is the first of two that show images of Poland's many castles. Ciechanow Castle is depicted on the left.
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    Reszel Castle Poland
    ••• Reszel Castle Poland. iStockphoto/Puchan
    This photo gallery is the second of two that show images of Poland's castles. Reszel Castle is depicted on the left.
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    Checiny Castle, Poland
    ••• Checiny Castle, Poland. iStockphoto/LUke1138
    More photos of Poland's castles, some in ruins, are featured in this gallery. The photo on the left represents Checiny Castle.
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    Eggs at Krakow Easter Market
    ••• Eggs at Krakow Easter Market. CC by zoonabar

    Easter is celebrated for over a week in Poland, and from Palm Sunday to Easter Monday, Poles enjoy holiday-related traditions and spend time with family. Easter in Poland is an opportunity to celebrate spring as much as it is to participate in religious observations.

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    Polish Girl's Dress - Folk Dress from Poland
    ••• Polish Girl's Dress - Folk Dress from Poland. iStockphoto/matt_scherf

    Traditional dress from Poland is decorated with colorful embroidery and other adornments. This gallery of photos of Polish folk costumes shows the wide array of variation that can occur in Poland's traditional dress.

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    Christmas in Poznan, Poland
    ••• Christmas in Poznan, Poland. iStockphoto/remik44992

    During Christmas, Poland's cities are decorated with lights, trees, and fir boughs. These decorations showcase Old Towns and market squares to their full advantage.