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Jun 30, 2007 - Arriving in Koszalin

After arriving in Gdansk, the train journey to Koszalin was lets say "different." The trains here are very rustic, not your typical Scotrail model. I sat in a cabin alone and began to read my Lonely Planet guide to Poland, hoping I would find out the duration of the train journey. Instead, I read the following: "Theft on Polish trains is becoming a problem, including some reports of armed assaults. Some travellers have been robbed at knifepoint in slow local trains while sitting by themselves in a compartment." . . . very reassuring....

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