Poland is bordered by the baltic sea germany to the west czech republic and slovakia to the south and ukraine belarus and lithuania to the east. Rzeczpospolita polska tpsplita plska is a country located in central europe. In 1687 polish armies under john iii sobieski rode to the aid of austrian and german armies in vienna who were fast losing their battle against the invading ottoman army. It shares its borders with germany to the west the czech republic and slovakia to the south ukraine belarus and lithuania to the east and the baltic sea and kaliningrad oblast to the north.
Poland is located in central europe. If you are interested in poland and the geography of europe our large laminated map of europe might be just what. Europes major borders 1919 to 1939. It serves as the focal point for who activities in poland.
In 1683 under john iii sobieski the king of poland the commonwealths military prowess was re established. Map of poland and travel information about poland brought to you by lonely planet. The who country office in poland was established in 1992 in warsaw.