The population of the Republic of Belarus is less than 10 Million people. But our country is really multinational. In a small country live together Belarusians (81 %), Russians (11 %), Poles (4,9 %) more info
Dear friends, colleagues and partners!
We wish you a Happy New Year and Merry Christmas! This year was important for us. It was the year of our 10th anniversary. We summed up the results and started planning the future. A lot has been done, but it’s still much to be done. We wish all ‘pioneers’ of rural tourism and all the rest who support our movement lots of joy, health and good luck in the coming year!
Team of the Belarusian Association “Country Escape”
AGORA 2.0 project is in the homestretch!
This year Belarusian Association “Country Escape” is finalizing AGORA 2.0 project “Heritage tourism for increased BSR identity”, supported by the Baltic Sea Region Program 2007-2013. The project lasted two years, a lot has been done. more info
To Latvia – for experience!
From the 4 till the 8th of June within the project “European quality to rural tourism in Belarus", supported by Eurasia Foundation, there was a training for Belarusian specialists on rural tourism quality in Latvia. Among them there were representatives of the Association “Agro- and ecotourism”, the National Tourism Agency, the Institute of certification and standardization. The participants visited farmsteads of different comfort level, got acquainted with the Latvian system of standards in the sphere of rural tourism. Soon in Belarus own recommendation on farmsteads classification will appear.