Swamp photo tour

Since ancient times, the swamp had been for a man as a dangerous environment and a place with unsolved mystery. People come up with all sorts of legends about the swamp. Then they realized that the marsh is a source of fossil fuels the peat. But the attitude people to the marsh remained negative. Recently, a dislike of the marshes has been replaced by pride: it turns out, bogs is one of the most interesting tourist attractions in Belarus. There are the largest in Europe, open fens.

Where is Belarus? Belarus is officially the Republic of Belarus, is a landlocked country in Eastern Europe, bordered by Russia to the northeast, Ukraine to the south, Poland to the west, and Lithuania and Latvia to the northwest. Its capital is Minsk. Over forty percent of its 207,600 square kilometres (80,200 sq mi) is forested, and its strongest economic sectors are agriculture and manufacturing.


Marshes. Spring. Minoity village, Lida district, Belarus.
Pictures have been taken on:
16 of April, 2011
21 of April, 2012
29 of April, 2012
29 of September, 2012