Belarus is a country that is situated in the Eastern part of Europe. They also say that it is situated in the very centre of Europe. Belarus borders on Lithuania, Latvia, Poland, Russia and the Ukraine. Unfortunately, very few people abroad know that this small but nice country has many places of interest for vacation and tourism.
Being on the way from Europe to Russia, Belarus has got many things to offer to you. It is a very interesting tourist region. Belarus is considered to be the country of lakes and forests. There are more than two thousands lakes here. The most prominent lakes are Braslav Lakes that have got very pure water and lake Naroch, the biggest lake in all over Belarus. More over, it is one of the best Belarusian health resorts. You can stay there as well as with children or without them. You will also easily find an accommodation there as it is quite easy to rent an apartment or a holiday house. Besides, lake Naroch is a wonderful place for the admirers of fishing.
Its natural world is also varied and rich. There are deep and ancient woods here, i.e. Belavezhskaya Puscha. Only in this part of Belarusian land you will find the bison. There are also many attractions for children there. It is a place where the Belarusian Father Frost lives.
Belarus has also got rich historic past. There are many castles here that have been built in the Middle Ages. There are also many interesting churches and cathedrals here that impress you with its beauty and diversity.
You should for sure visit this small and beautiful country as it will make an unforgettable impression on you.
Photo: Markus Lenk