What Minsk looked like 100 years ago - 15 photos then and now

15 pictures of old and new Minsk

Minsk is a unique city, which over the past 100 years has radically changed in its architecture, somewhere for the better, and somewhere rather controversial. That's why...
Theophilus Eugeniusz Boretti

Teofil Eugeniusz Boretti – photographer documenting Belarus at the end of the 19th century

Taking up photography now and, for example, 100 years ago is a completely different matter. Any centuries-old photographs are highly valued among collectors and enthusiasts....
Film crew of the film "Forest Story"

Film stills of Priluk and Minsk in the film “Forest Reality” of 1926

"Forest Story" is in many ways a landmark film for our culture and history. This is the first Belarusian film officially released at the facilities of the future Belarusfilm company. Secondly...

Minsk in the film “Beloved” 1967

Thanks to the film "Beloved", released in 1965, we have the opportunity to admire Minsk at that time. This film contains not only gorgeous...
What Minsk looked like in 1971 in the film "The World Guy"

What did Minsk look like in 1971?

A little over 50 years ago, the premiere of the action-packed film “The World Guy,” produced by the Belarusfilm studio, was shown on the screens of Soviet cinemas. The main character of this movie...
Jeep desert safari from Dubai - impressions, prices, review

Dubai Desert Safari

The most popular entertainment in Dubai, and in the UAE in general, is a trip to the desert safari. There are a huge number of different options from...
Dubai - main attractions and interesting places

Dubai – what to see?

Dubai is an unusual city and the approach to attractions here is unique. For example, if you believe the Tripadvisor website, the TOP 3 popular tourist sites in the city are located in...
Grodno on postcards of 100 years ago and modern photos

Grodno on postcards 100 years ago and today

It is always interesting to see how the architecture and development of the city has changed over a long period of time. In this material, I picked up unique postcards of the first half of the 20th century, on ...
Flavian Amphitheater - the legendary Colosseum in Rome

Flavian Amphitheater - Colosseum in Rome

Rome is a unique city not only in Italy, but also in Europe as a whole. It is difficult to imagine a person who would not hear about him and his ...
Roman baths of Caracalla - impressive ruins

Roman Baths of Caracalla

For Ancient Rome, baths (terms) were a real cult and a place where you can not only wash yourself, but also solve various issues. Roman baths...

What kind of miracle? White starling in Minsk

In spring, dozens of different birds actively return to Belarus, among which starlings are especially noticeable. Melodious singing and unusual coloring with bright specks attracts...

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...

Town – what to see in this place?

One of the oldest towns in the Molodechno region is today’s agricultural town of Gorodok, the first mention of which dates back to the middle of the 12th century (1161)....

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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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