Category Archives: Blog & Vlog

by Karina Sitnik Since the 30 day visa-free visitation period was introduced, Belarus has come out of the shadows and has become more accessible to the world. The number of tourists visiting Belarus is growing and just recently has been named one of the top 10 destinations to visit in 2019 by Lonely Planet. According […]

by Kseniya Sidarovich During the Games, all Belarusian borders will be open to guests (no visa required) attending the Games.  This is a unique case because current policy is that visa free visitations are only possible if you enter Belarus through Minsk National Airport and limited to only 80 countries. Photo by Polly Bura Normally, […]

By Hanna Pisarchuk There is a certain reason why Belarusians are crazy about ‘Game of Thrones’ series. It’s because we deeply understand the saying ‘Winter is near’… Though the official calendar winter begins in December and ends in February, our winters  never seem to follow the rules. The first snow often comes sometime in October […]

If you really want to impress Minskers you can try and speak a little Belarusian language. You will definitely win over the locals if you do! Here’s a collection of some useful words and sayings to put a friendly smile on our faces.  Hello Прывітанне Pryvitannie Goodbye Да пабачэння Da pabachennia Thank you Дзякуй Dziakui […]