About the sudetes

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The Sudetes /su??di?ti?z/ are a mountain range in Central Europe, also known in English (from their names in German and Czech/Polish) as the Sudeten or Sudety mountains. The range stretches from eastern Germany along the northern border of the Czech Republic to south-western Poland.

The highest peak of the range is Sněžka (Polish: Śnieżka) in the Krkonoše (Polish: Karkonosze) mountains on the Czech Republic?Poland border, which is 1,603 metres (5,259 ft) in elevation.

The current geomorphological unit in the Czech part of the mountain range is Krkonošsko-jesenická subprovincie ("Krkonoše-Jeseníky").

From the Carpathian Mountains separated Moravian Gate. The Krkonoše Mountains (also called the Giant Mountains) have experienced growing tourism for winter sports during the past ten years.

Their skiing resorts are becoming a budget alternative to the Alps.Źródło: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sudetes

Wikipedia facts - Stołowe Mountains

Stołowe Mountains (Polish: st??w?v?); also known as the Table Mountains (Polish: Góry Stołowe, Czech: Stolové hory, German: Heuscheuergebirge) are a 42-kilometre (26 mi)-long mountain range in Poland and the Czech Republic, part of the Central Sudetes.

The range is situated southeast of the Krkonoše Mts.

The Polish part of the range is protected as the Stołowe Mountains National Park.1 The highest peak of the range is Szczeliniec Wielki at 919 m (3,015 ft) a.s.l.2345 The range is formed of sandstone and, as the only one in Poland, presents plated structure with sheer mountain ledges.6 Among the tourist attractions there are two massifs: Szczeliniec Wielki on which the labyrinth, and Skalniak on which the labyrinth Błędne Skały (Errant Rocks).
There are several notable rock formations, among them Kwoka ("Hen"), Wielbłąd ("Camel"), Małpa ("Monkey"), Głowa Konia ("Horse Head"), Fotel Pradziada ("Great Grandfather's Armchair").Źródło: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sto%C5%82owe_Mountains

Seven Wonders of Poland

The Seven Wonders of Poland (Polish: Siedem cudów Polski) was a short list of cultural wonders located in Poland.
The creation of the list was initiated by the leading Polish newspaper Rzeczpospolita in a country-wide plebiscite held in September 2007.1 The results were published in the following month.2 Initially over 400 national monuments were selected as candidates by the magazine online-readers, however in the second round of selections a board of experts reduced the number to 27. The third and last round of public on-line voting started on 31 August 2007, to choose the top seven wonders.
Results of the popular vote were announced on 21 September 2007.Źródło: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seven_Wonders_of_Poland.
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