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Cheap flights from Belarus

The Republic of Belarus is a country in Eastern Europe. It is bordered by Russia to the northeast, Ukraine to the south, Poland to the west, and Lithuania and Latvia to the northwest, meaning its 207,595 km2 territory is completely landlocked. The capital of Belarus is Minsk.

Where to go

Mir Castle Complex

The Mir Castle Complex is a 16th-century fortification located in the town of Mir, in the Grodno region. The castle was initially constructed in Gothic style by Duke Ilinich in the 1520s. In 1568, Mikolay Radziwil completed the castle in Renaissance style. The complex includes an Italian garden and an artificial lake. Mir Castle Complex is a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Belarusian Great Patriotic War Museum

The Belarusian Great Patriotic War Museum in Minsk commemorates the German-Soviet War after the end of Nazi occupation. The museum was opened on 25 October 1944, shortly after the liberation of Minsk from the Nazi invaders. The museum was moved to its current location in 1966. It features 24 exhibition halls and has a collection of over 142,000 items.

Białowieża Forest

Białowieża Forest is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, one of the largest remaining areas that were part of the primeval forest that once covered the European Plain. The site encompasses an area of 1,418.85 km2, straddling the border between Belarus (Brest Voblast and Hrodna Voblast) and Poland (Podlaskie Voivodeship). It is located 70 km north of Brest. Białowieża Forest is home to the heaviest land animal of Europe, the European bison.

Brest Fortress

The Brest Fortress, formerly Brest-Litovsk Fortress, is a 19th-century Russian fortress commemorating the Soviet resistance against the German invasion in 1941. The fortress is located in Brest. It was added to the UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List, under the Cultural category, on 30 January 2004.

Most of the international flights from Belarus are short haul, to nearby cities such as Istanbul, Abu Dhabi, Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Tashkent, and Saint Petersburg. Visit the many museums in Frankfurt such as the German Architecture Museum, Museum für Kommunikation Frankfurt, Goethe House, Naturmuseum Senckenberg, Museum für Moderne Kunst, and Historical Museum. Amsterdam also has its fair share of museums like the Van Gogh Museum, Anne Frank House, Rijksmuseum, and the Stedelijk Museum. The city is also known for the coffee shops that sell small amounts of cannabis.

The sole long-haul destination served by the main airport in Belarus is Beijing. The massive capital of China has many interesting ancient sites, most notably the Forbidden City complex and the series of fortifications known as the Great Wall of China. Tiananmen Square is the venue for large parades and rallies, and tourists also come to watch the raising and lowering ceremony of the Chinese National Flag at sunrise and sunset.

How to get out

The main international airport serving Belarus is Minsk National Airport, located 42 km east of Minsk. The airport is served by Aeroflot, Air China, airBaltic, Austrian Airlines, Belavia, Etihad Airways, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, Turkmenistan Airlines, Ukraine International Airlines, Uzbekistan Airways, and Vueling. These airlines operate flights to Abu Dhabi, Almaty, Amsterdam, Moscow, Beijing, Barcelona, Kiev, Paris, Prague, Saint Petersburg, Stockholm, Frankfurt, Istanbul, Tashkent, Saint Petersburg, Tbilisi, and few other nearby destinations.

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