is a town in Cieszyn
County, Silesian Voivodeship, southern Poland, with a population of about
11,810 (2006), near the border with Czech Republic. It is situated in the
Silesian Beskids mountain range in the historical region of Cieszyn Silesia.
Wisła is the Polish name for the Vistula River, which has its source in the
mountains near the town.
Wisła is a popular year-round tourist destination, with the nearby mountains
favored by ski jumpers (Malinka (ski jumping hill)). It is known for being the
home town of ski jumper Adam Małysz, and for the fact that