Cities of Belarus

The city of Minsk - the capital of the Repablic of Belarus The city of Minsk is not only the advanced capital but also an ancient city with a rich history hiding its mysteries. One of them rel...

Brest – the heroic City of Belarus Brest region extends to the South-Western part of our beautiful country. It is adjacent to Poland and Ukraine. This explains the peculiarities of the loca...

The history of the city of Vitebsk As a settlement, Vitebsk has been known since the X century. Then, an ancient hillfort was the city basis, and after that the castle was built here. At the begi...

The city of Gomel: the pearl of the Polesye of Belarus Gomel is one of the largest cities and the second largest population of Belarus. According to the latest census, about 520 thousand peopl...

Grodno: the most European city of Belarus Grodno is considered one of the oldest settlements of Belarus, which is the regional center of the Grodno region. By geographical location, the settlemen...

One of the major cities in Belarus - Mogilev Mogilev provincial, Mogilev-on-the-Dnieper and just everyone we know Mogilev - this is the same beautiful city. The regional center of Belarus, the thi...

It is quite a big town in Brest region. Baranovichi is situated on the plain, where the height difference is no more than 20 meters, between the rivers Shchara and Myshanka. The city is located 193...

THE HISTORY OF PINSK CITY Pinsk city stands at the confluence of two rivers called the Pina and the Pripyat. This town was first mentioned in the Ipatiev writing back in 1097. In the ...

Kobrin is located in the West Polissya at a distance of fifty kilometers from Brest on the Mukhavets River. In the city there are more than 52 thousand people. In 2017 Kobrin will celebrate its 730...

The city called Luninets is located in the east of Brest region. It borders on Pinsk, Stolin and Gantsevichi areas. The total area of ​​this city is 2.7 square kilometres. Luninets was formed on 1...

Ivatsevichy is a small town in the southwest of Belarus situated approximately at the same longitude with Helsinki and at the same latitude with Birmingham, but it isn’t famous for it at all. ...

The town with the fascinating name of Pruzhany is located in the north-western part of Brest region. Its shares border with many districts of Brest region and directly with Poland. For the ...

The district centre of Orsha in Vitebsk region has been known since 1067. According to the "Tale of Bygone Years", it was first mentioned as a town of the Duchy of Polotsk. It is believed that its...

The history of Novopolotsk, city of Belarusian oil refining, began in 1958 when on the left bank of the Western Dvina River appeared the first tents of city planners.  The town was being buil...

The city of Polotsk in Belarus History of Polotsk The chronicles indicate that Polotsk exists since 862. However, archeologists have found evidence that people lived here already in 780. In ...

Every year the sounds of folk musical instruments are heard from all corners of streets and alleys in a small town of Vitebsk region, located on the Myadelka river. You can hear the accordion, cym...

The Town of Hlybokaye, Vitebsk region General information Hlybokaye is a town in the West of Vitebsk region which is 187 km remote fr om the regional center. The distance to Minsk is a...

Lepel is a town of 120 lakes, amazing ice cream and the main Belarusian dragon, which is possible to be seen only during a full moon. A famous Belarusian writer Uladzimir Karatkevich referr...

Mozyr is one of the oldest towns in our country. The first mention dates back to 1155. Lenin Square is a historical, cultural, political center of Mozyr, which is located in the coastal area of the...

Historical reference Zhlobin, like many other cities, has a long-standing history. To such an extent, the old one, that the date of the formation of this wonderful town can not be determined...


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