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Kletsk Yeshiva Etz Chaim

The building of the former Kletsk yeshiva “Etz Chaim”

The building of the former Yeshiva Etz Chaim can be seen in the city of Kletsk, 15 km from Nesvizh. Yeshiva is the highest school in Judaism, where Tolmud is studied. Yeshiva Etz Chaim was founded in Slutsk. But in...
Barracks in Kletsk

Former barracks in Kletsk, early 20th century

In the city of Kletsk there is an interesting and unusual attraction - the former barracks of the early 20th century. The buildings form a complex that used to be the building of the Border Protection. What kind of border is this? Between the Soviet Union and Poland, which was determined after...
Unusual houses in the center of Dyatlovo on September 17 Square

Unusual houses in the center of Dyatlovo on September 17 Square

In the center of the city of Dyatlovo, it is worth paying attention to the development of the central square on September 17th. In addition to the main attraction - the Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary, several unusual houses of the late 19th - early 20th centuries have been preserved here. Most of the...

Unusual house in Bobruisk, owned by merchant Katsnelson

The house of the merchant Katsnelson is one of the brightest sights of Bobruisk. It belonged to the successful "business woman" Pai-Brina Katznelson. There is a legend that she drew attention to him when she traveled around the Baltics. The woman really liked the building, and she...
farmstead Zheludok

Styles in the architecture of Belarus: Gothic, Art Nouveau, Rococo

In this part, we will consider the following styles of architecture in Belarus: Gothic, Art Nouveau and Rococo, (before that, in the first part we got acquainted with Baroque and Classicism). The brightest identifying features that will help you better navigate the architectural trends that...
St. George's Church in the village of Polonechka

Polonechka - a wooden temple of 1899

Church of St. George in the village of Polonechka One of the main attractions in the village of Polonechka is the abandoned palace of the Radziwills, but besides it, you should definitely see the wooden church of St. George. The first version of the temple was built in the middle ...
farmstead Zheludok

Centennial Manor in Zheludok

Zheludok - the estate of Svyatopolk-Chetvertinsky For those who are inspired by the architecture and history of Belarus, the estate "Zheludoksky Klyuch" in the village of Zheludok is probably well known. The place rightfully occupies various tops among the sights of the country and there are many reasons why ...
Manor of the Strugach family in the village of Budenovka (Oshmyany)

Manor of the Strugach family in the village of Budenovka (Oshmyany)

In the suburbs of the city of Oshmyany there is a small village of Budenovka, its historical name is the Holy Spirit. The former estate of the Strugach family has been partially preserved here. The manor house, which was quite habitable even before 2010, over the past decade ...
Red Beach

Manor Gatovsky in the village of Krasny Bereg

There are enough interesting manor complexes in Belarus. Most are not in the best shape and are often abandoned. A pleasant exception is the Gatovsky estate near Bobruisk. In the village with the beautiful name Krasny Bereg you can see a unique monument...
Unusual Church of Our Lady of the Rozhentsova in Soly

Unique church of the 20th century in Soly

The church in Soly, which can be seen today, was built in the 20-30s of the 20th century. However, the history of this place begins much earlier. The first wooden temple appeared here at the end of the 16th century (1589). He was raised...

Svisloch – what to see in the ancient town?

Svisloch is one of the small towns in the Grodno region, located near the border with Poland. The history of this place is rich and eventful, taking its toll...

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...

Chapel of the Soltanovs and the tombstone of the Reitanovs in Lyakhovichi

At the entrance to Lyakhovichi, from the Baranovichi side, attention is drawn to a large cemetery where curious ruins can be seen. Upon closer inspection, it turns out that this is the Soltanov chapel-tomb...

TOP 55 apps and websites for travelers 2024

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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