Category Archives: Belarus

Nesvizh Castle; Belta

The architectural and cultural complex of the former residence of the Radziwill family in Nesvizh is one of Belarus’ most famous landmarks inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage List.

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Reviving the fen: therapy for Europe’s lungs in Belarus; Bird Life 

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Belovezhskaya Pushcha among National Geographic’s best trips for 2020; Belta

National Geographic invites tourists to visit one of Europe’s last true wild places. The park, a UNESCO World Heritage site, spans a vast territory and creates an oasis of wilderness in the middle of a crowded continent.

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Here are the best trips to take in 2020; National Geographic

Where to go, what to know, and how to see the world right now.

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Mir Castle – The Beauty, the Atrocities, and the Restoration; Ed Whelan; Ancient Origins

The modern nation of Belarus has had a dramatic and often bloody history because of its strategic location. Like many other European nations, it has a rich heritage in military architecture.

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Belarus: the Undiscovered European Country; Natalia Jones; BabaMail

If you want to experience Europe from a different side, visit Belarus. Here are 8 of the best destinations for you to explore…

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Belovezhskaya Pushcha: the oldest nature reserve in Europe; Katy Dartford & Sergey Shcherbakov; Euronews

The once immense primeval forest is home to the European bison, the heaviest surviving wild land animal in Europe.

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Medieval Tour: Awesome Castles In Belarus That You Must Visit; Yanna N; Slavorum

With a long and vivid history dating back to the distant 9th century it should come to no surprise that Belarus has plenty to offer when it comes to cultural sites and architectural landmarks that bear crucial historical significance.

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Belarus: Tracking bison in Europe’s last primeval forest; Joseph Reaney; The Independent

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Belarus – Białowieża Forest

It’s early morning and Joseph Reaney was tiptoeing through the undergrowth. Shafts of sunlight pierce the canopy overhead, spotlighting fragments of the forest all around him. He survey them for the slightest sign of movement.

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The tragic beauty of Europe’s vanishing forest; Jackie Friedman; The Week

One of the world’s oldest ecosystems is under siege by a tiny, deadly force…

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Belovezhskaya Pushcha status on UNESCO World Heritage List modified; Belta

Belarus – Białowieża Forest

The World Heritage Committee approved the extension of the transboundary site in Poland and Belarus at the 38th session in Doha on 23 June. The transboundary object is now called Bialowieza Forest (Belovezhskaya Pushcha) with a total area of 141,885 hectares, of which 81,000 are in Belarus. Together with the buffer zone the area of the forest is 308,583 hectares.

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Belovezhskaya Pushcha included into European Protected Areas Network; Belarus

Belarus – Białowieża Forest

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