Travel Blogs from Minsk
... the eyes should be fixed at the mid-part of the body, so that you can spot each movement of a person (either with a hand, or with a leg)
- never stop thinking, and observing the opponent, always be on alert
- don't get hurt, it's not much fun at all.
Now, let's move to the french thing.
(2) Franco-Belorussian Center:
I received a call today. From that Center. The man called to fix the date of the interview, which I've been preparing for during the ...
... up with my distant relatives we've found only recently. I went to Molodecno, a small, very clean town in Minsk region (never went there before, btw), where my auntie, her husband and my two cousins live, to stay with them for a few days
7) Studied to get the driving license (which i'll certainly have in a few weeks), have passed the 1st-round exam in driving. The final one is left. ...
... really know if they do. It's a bit like the UK I think, it doesn't matter who you vote for as they are all *****......
In the evening I met up with some locals I contacted through Couchsurfer.net, they were all youngsters who have a regular "English Club" on Wednesday evenings, I went along to that and had a very pleasant couple of hours finding out about Belarus. We then headed off to a bar......
That's pretty much all I remember....
... for further scrutiny and quite glad to hop off again 2hrs later for some fresh air. Say goodbye to the Ukrainian family I was sitting next to. Mum was doing her Mum thing and pushing teenage son to practice his English on me. He's actually rather good and I give the thumbs up. Parents proud.
My room is above a wedding disco in the restaurant below. Thud thud thud goes the beat. Another sleepless night beckons.
... known soviet country of Belarus.
Getting a visa to Belarus was another thing. First we needed an invitation letter. To get that, we had to book through a local agency. Looking at the price of tours and other sightseeing, we opted just to book accommodation and trains through the local agency to get our invitation. The rest we would do ourselves. One hundred pounds later, and we had our visa. Whalla, we were off to Belarus.
As we arrived in the ghost town ...
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Other places to stay in Minsk
15-201 Storozhevskaya Ulitsa, Minsk | 3 star hotelfrom $131
31 Pobediteley Avenue, Minsk | 3 star hotelfrom $107
11 Nezavisimosti (Skoriny) Ave, Minsk | 3 star hotelfrom $195
39 Pushkin Ave, Minsk | 3 star hotelfrom $128
19 Masherov ( Pobediteley) Avenue, Minsk | 2 star hotelfrom $115
59, Pobediteley Ave, Minsk | 4 star hotelfrom $215
13 Kirova str., Minsk | 5 star hotelfrom $211
Internatsionalnaya Str. 28, Minsk | 5 star hotelfrom $308
Brilevskaya 2, Minsk | Hotelfrom $102
11 Gazeta Pravda Ave, Minsk | Hotelfrom $72
81 Partizansky Ave., Minsk | Hotelfrom $91
Azgura 3, Minsk | Hotelfrom $43
Karbysheva 25, Minsk | Hotelfrom $24
Yanki Kupaly 25, Minsk | Hotelfrom $120