Poland is a country located in Central Europe. It is bordered by Germany to the west, the Czech Republic and Slovakia to the south, Ukraine and Belarus to the east, and Lithuania and Russia (Kaliningrad Oblast exclave) to the north. It has a temperate seasonal climate, and the terrain is mostly flat with mountains in the south. The main reasons to visit Poland are to see the beautiful scenery and to experience the culture and food. Poland is also home to the world's largest castle, the Malbork Castle. Polish cuisine is known for its hearty dishes, many of which are based on meat and vegetables. and has influences from many other cuisines, including German, Austrian, Hungarian, Ukrainian, and Belarusian. Some popular dishes include pierogi (dumplings), bigos (stew), kielbasa (sausage), and golabki (stuffed cabbage).