Former Basilian monastery in Orsha

Former Basilian monastery in Orsha

In the list of sights of the city of Orsha there is a former monastery of the Basilian order, which was located on the right bank of the Orshitsa River. Founded in the middle of the 17th century and...
Where was the synagogue in Chomsk

Lost Legacy: Chomsk Synagogue

Today's agro-town of Khomsk, Drogichinsky district, is a small settlement where it is rather difficult to single out anything interesting from historical sites. What you will agree is strange, because the village ...
Where was the Triumphal Arch in Molodechno?

Where was the Triumphal Arch in Molodechno?

Did you know that Molodechno once had its own Triumphal Arch? It was built in the first half of the 20th century, on the border of the then town and the manor...
Church of St. Anthony and the Dominican monastery in Druya

Church of St. Anthony and the Dominican monastery in Druja (lost)

Druya ​​is a place rich in history with a large number of historical monuments. Unfortunately, some of them have not reached our days, but have survived ...
Druya ​​Synagogue

Where was the synagogue in Druya? (lost legacy)

Druya ​​is a small agricultural town in the Miory district, Vitebsk region, located on the border with Latvia. Before the outbreak of World War II, more than 3000...
The lost heritage of Belarus - the Radziwill Palace in Stolin

Lost Legacy: Radziwill Mankovichi Palace

One of the attractions of Stolin is the Mankovichi park, the territory of which was not previously part of the city, but belonged to the neighboring village of the same name. Interestingly, the first...
Lost heritage shopping malls in Lipnishki

Shopping malls in Lipnishki (lost heritage)

Trading areas and markets are the historical centers of any large and small towns. Lipnishki, Ivyevsky district, where up to the middle ...
Church in the village of Sychi

The ancient church of St. Paraskeva in the village of Sychi

30 kilometers from Brest there is a small village of Sychi, where the church of 1822 has been preserved. The Paraskevinsky temple was built on the site of a wooden predecessor, when these lands...
Calvin collection church in Kletsk ruins

Where was the Trinity Church in Kletsk?

There are several sights in Kletsk that have been completely lost: a large synagogue, a mosque, and the Farny Trinity Church. The Catholic church was built in the middle of the 16th century...

Common oatmeal - photo and description

The Common Bunting (Emberiza citrinella) is a brightly colored bird with a dominant yellow color, slightly larger in size than the Tree Sparrow. In Belarus this species...

Castles and palaces of Belarus, which everyone should visit

The castles of Belarus keep the centuries-old history of our country and attract many tourists, travelers and admirers of antiquity from all over the world. Of course, due to...

Adampol – distillery and Khreptovich estate

At the beginning of the 19th century, Adam Litovor-Khreptovich expanded his father's estate of Shchorsy, purchasing neighboring Negnevichi from the Radziwills. On the edge of the new estate complex, the Adampol farm is being built, something...

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If you're planning a vacation, these travel apps and websites will help you plan your trip. The list will include convenient search engines for hotels, ...
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