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Lublin, Poland

With a population of 350,000 Lublin is the largest Polish city east of the famous Vistula River. Despite being in the east of Poland, Lublin is centrally located (about 5-6 hours by bus) between 3 important cities; Krakow,  384 more words


Eastern Partnership fatigue

The Fifth Eastern Partnership (EaP) summit will take place in Brussels in Europa building on 24 November. 

Heads of state or government from the EU member states and the six Eastern partner countries will look forward to future cooperation. 252 more words


'Do Czechs and Slovaks regret the dissolution of Czechoslovakia?'

This was a question on Quora.

I teach Dutch and English to adults in Bratislava, most of them are Slovaks. I often ask them this question. 696 more words


Warsaw - The Phoenix City

Among many cities in Eastern Europe, Warsaw was perhaps the unluckiest. The once very beautiful city was severely damaged in World War II, leaving over 85% of buildings in ruin. 1,699 more words