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Just the thought of traveling from New York to London brings on the jet lag. But imagine a world where the journey could take just over an hour, allowing you to leave the United Kingdom at noon and ar...
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From Aftenposten Insight (Norway) 6th of June 2011
While sorrows are queuing in southern Europe, Poland is so nagging. The country has grown to become a solid partner in the EU.
"We Poles are not better than other nations, but we are very ambitious. We come from the bottom, and the very top, "says Rafal Dutkiewicz, Mayor of the successful city of Wroclaw, to the German news magazine Der Spiegel.

He could have added to the industrious and optimistic as other characteristics of the 38 million inhabitants. The country is now the backbone of the ten former communist states that were included in the EU-heat in 2004. Since then, average wages in Wroclaw risen by over 50 percent, and tax revenues in the town near the German border has tripled.

Grows and grows. For Poland, as no other benefit of membership in the EU and globalization in general. The country is the only economy in the EU continued to grow throughout the financial crisis, and both this year and next year is projected continued growth of 4 percent. Some is due to EU support, and also the neighborhood with Europe's economic heavyweight Germany to have the glory of success: Poland has taken over for Russia as the most important trading partner to the east, writes The Economist.

Moreover, Poland has some of the same savings culture as Germany, and a constitution that has slowed the ability to raise foreign loans. They also kept the zloty, and the earliest part of the euro zone in 2015.

Thanksgiving itself. But first and foremost to thank the Poles themselves. It's been 20 years since the country was a provincial and deeply conservative agricultural nation. But the people rose nearly over the working enthusiasm, ideas and initiatives: The established companies in droves, companies that primarily produce for the purchase willingness internal market and forms the core of the Polish economy.

At the same time - and is - unemployment is high and wages especially outside the cities low. The lack of opportunities sent many abroad, to Britain, Ireland, Italy, Sweden and Norway. Also they have contributed greatly to the growth: Only in 2010 the total amount of remittances estimated at over 50 billion.

But the demand for labor increases at home, and in some large cities, it is almost full employment. Moreover, as from 1st of May free access to the huge German labor market. Germany and Austria received an exemption from EU rules only now been lifted. Many Poles like to work in the neighboring country, which has so long tradition that the Polish word for seasonal work abroad is "saksy" by the state of Saxony on the border. In countries such as Norway, the offer on the Polish labor surely sink forward.

Stable. Also politically, Poland evolved at a rapid pace. It seems already long ago the country was associated with chaos, paranoia and victim thinking. Democracy is solid, and the liberal Prime Minister Donald Tusk seems to be re-elected this fall, the first Polish prime minister ever to be re-elected after having served full time. And in the summer takes over Poland EU Presidency.

But all is not joy and gladness. The example illustrates Wroclaw namely something else: sure, there are so nagging in the cities, but the differences increase. The poor and unemployed in smaller cities and towns throughout the countryside hanging far behind, and the prospect of change is small. The course work is not Poles abroad for sheer pleasure trip, but the lack of domestic prospects. The ambition to reach the western level right after 2020, it is simply not being met.

Religion and football. Nevertheless, Poland is better than ever, and usually also good international relations, not least to the two great powers in the east and west, Russia and Germany. Nevertheless, NOK many in the deeply Catholic country argue that no joy turns spring saliggjøring of Pope John Paul II.

At least as many looks forward to next year's big event: Poland holds the World Championship with Ukraine. The economic side is already visible in the form of ongoing projects: improvements and construction of roads and railway tracks, stations and airports, sports facilities and hotels. Much financed by EU funds, according to a report by two Polish universities, the result is a "positive internal earthquake" that alone means economic growth of at least 2.1 percent of gross domestic product.

But success is not measured just in money. Poland hopes of a wave of enthusiasm and good will, both domestically and abroad, so that the country is finally able to step away from the sad role of Europe's martyr. The new Poland is full of creativity and optimism, and desire is that the European experience will provide a tantalizing picture of the country, and a subsequent boom in tourism. Not unrealistic, many of us who have visited Poland.

The country is a formidable cultural nation with an interesting history, lots to see, low prices - and, above all, friendly and welcoming people.
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Today's Daily Escape is from the Bunga Raya Island Resort in Malaysia. http://bit.ly/16OnsRd
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