Brest, the Home City to a Hero Fortress in Belarus πŸ‡§πŸ‡Ύ

Brest is a home of a Hero Fortress Hero City is a Soviet honorary title awarded for outstanding heroism during the 2nd World War II. It was awarded to twelve cities of the Soviet Union. In addition, the Brest Fortress was awarded an equivalent title of Hero Fortress. This symbolic distinction for a city correspondsContinue reading “Brest, the Home City to a Hero Fortress in Belarus πŸ‡§πŸ‡Ύ”

Gdansk, a Polish Jewel on the Baltics! πŸ‡΅πŸ‡±

About Gdansk I visited Gdansk end of February, 2020 and spent 3 days there. In this blog, I will share with you my impressions about the city. Gdansk is a charming city on the Baltic sea located in Northern Poland. It is the 4th largest city in Poland and definitely one of the most magicalContinue reading “Gdansk, a Polish Jewel on the Baltics! πŸ‡΅πŸ‡±”

Minsk, the Capital of the Mysterious Country of Belarus πŸ‡§πŸ‡Ύ

About Belarus Belarus is a landlocked country in Eastern Europe; boarded by Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Lithuania and Latvia. Minsk is the capital and most populous city. 40% of Belarus’ area is forest. Belarus declared its Independence in 1991 after the Soviet Union was dissolved. Prior to that, Belarus was part of the Soviet Union andContinue reading “Minsk, the Capital of the Mysterious Country of Belarus πŸ‡§πŸ‡Ύ”

St. Petersburg in the Winter; A Beautiful Fairy tale! πŸ‡·πŸ‡Ί

Why did I decide to visit SPb in the winter? This short blog is about my winter trip to St. Petersburg in February 2018 where I spent 4 days there. Prior to this trip, I visited St. Petersburg in September 2017 for the first time and I instantly fell in love with the city; IContinue reading “St. Petersburg in the Winter; A Beautiful Fairy tale! πŸ‡·πŸ‡Ί”

Tunisia..The Land of Harissa, Olive oil, and Freedom! πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡³

The flight I flew with TunisAir from Casablanca to Tunis and the total duration of the flight was a bit less than 3 hours. It was on time, boarding went relatively smooth, and flight was generally comfortable. However, the plane was a bit old, food was inedible, no in-flight entertainment, and seats were in aContinue reading “Tunisia..The Land of Harissa, Olive oil, and Freedom! πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡³”

Morocco, What a Colorful Country! πŸ‡²πŸ‡¦

I’ve been dreaming about visiting Morocco for years… I always wanted to visit Morocco; the idea of visiting a country that is vibrant, exotic, beautiful, warm, hospitable truly fascinated me. I even shared my wish with many people so Morocco was always under my radar until the opportunity arrived in January 2020 and finally, theContinue reading “Morocco, What a Colorful Country! πŸ‡²πŸ‡¦”