Photo of the Week: War Memorial Brest Fortress, Belarus This is a guest post by Thornton Cohen. See more of his photography at https://thorntoncohen.com/galleries For anyone who has an interest in epic Soviet architecture and all the statues and memorials that can be found in the former Soviet republics, Belarus is a must. Belarus is a country trying to figure out both its future and its past. Formerly the Soviet republic of Belorussia, it took a hammering during the Second World War, losing significant parts of the population and economy to that destruction. Brest Hero Fortress predates the Second World War by more...Read More
Author: Thornton Cohen
ABOUT GOMAD NOMAD
The GoMad Nomad Travel Mag is an online magazine for independent travelers publishing original travel articles on popular and off-the-beaten-track destinations, volunteering and working opportunities abroad, and practical travel advice on long-term, adventure, alternative, and budget travel.
Read more about GoMad NoMad