Minsk On the RoadMinsk, Belarus
One of the best and nicest ways to see the city in whole is to take a ride in enormous Ferries Wheel located in Gorky Park. This park is also a very popular sight and a place to spend a peaceful summer day.
Other sights to see are Island of Tears and the impressive soviet buildings. With the sorrowful name the Island of Tears is a memorial set up in 1988 to commemorate Belarusian soldiers that passed away during the 9-year war in Afghanistan.
In Stalinist city centre is the place of the most grandest buildings of Minsk. Check out the statue of Lenin in Independent square and the Main Post Office. Don’t miss the Victory Square with a World War II monument build by the USSR.