Warsaw is the capital and largest city of Poland. It is located on the Vistula River roughly 260 kilometers (162 mi) from the Baltic Sea and 300 kilometers (186 mi) from the Carpathian Mountains. Its population as of June 2009 was estimated at 1,711,466, and the Warsaw metropolitan area at approximately 2,785,000. The city area is 516.9 square kilometers (199.6 sq mi), with an agglomeration of 6,100.43 square kilometers (2,355.4 sq mi) (Warsaw Metro Area – Obszar Metropolitalny Warszawy). Warsaw is the 9th largest city in the European Union by population.Warszawianka (1831) is widely considered the unofficial anthem of Warsaw. On 9 November 1940 the City of Warsaw was awarded the highest military decoration for courage in the face of the enemy – Order Virtuti Militari for the heroic defense in 1939.
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Love is often difficult to express. And yet, it always has the power to bind two individuals in a perpetual bond. Fortunate are those who are able to find their soul mates and get a chance to experience one of the most powerful human emotions. But from time to time lovers also need to announce their love for each other, and it is at this point that top romantic places come into picture. The proposal to visit some of the most romantic places in the world.