Beautiful forests and welcoming locals.

Belarus is a landlocked 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. The capital and largest city is Minsk. Belarus has a temperate continental climate. Belarusian, Russian, and Ukrainian are the official languages.

Belarus is known for its forests (a third of the country is covered in them), lakes, and marshlands. This makes Belarus a great place for outdoor activities like hiking, fishing, and canoeing.

Belarus is a also a good choice if you’re looking for a mix of European cultures. It’s a small country, so it’s easy to get around and see a lot in a short amount of time. Belarusians are known for being hospitable and welcoming to visitors. The country has a rich history and culture, and there are plenty of museums and historical sites to explore.

The cuisine of Belarus is similar to that of other Eastern European countries. Potatoes are a staple, and dishes are often hearty and filling. Some popular Belarusian dishes include draniki (potato pancakes), borscht (beet soup), and machanka (a meat and vegetable stew).

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