The Bradt Travel Guide
Bradt Travel Guides, 9781841623405, 272pp.
Publication Date: April 12, 2011
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Praise For Belarus: The Bradt Travel Guide…
Nigel Roberts’ new guidebook to Belarus, just published by Bradt Travel Guides, is authoritative and insightful This is the Belarus which is very competently mapped in the first ever English guidebook to the country Nigel Roberts, author of the new volume, has produced a text that is authoritative, insightful and helpful for travellers to the country Getting to grips with Belarus isn’t easy. Roberts has managed to get beyond Soviet-style monuments and hotels with dreary décor to write with enthusiasm about everything from Belorussian bathhouses to Old Believers. He is particularly strong in his accounts of everyday life and culture. The volume has decent coverage of Belarus’ six major cities Roberts is strong again on national parks and nature reserves, a theme that has always been a feature of so many Bradt guides. And there are some wonderful descriptions of the extreme southeast of the country, an area devastated by fallout from Chernobyl.’ Hidden Europe.