Updated at 11:50,16-10-2017

Belarus launches tourism website to attract foreigners, in Russian for now

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Belarus launches tourism website to attract foreigners, in Russian for now
A new tourism website has been launched in Belarus. belarus.travel aims to present our country abroad and attract foreign tourists to Belarus.

Anastasia Shatkevich from the communication office at the National Tourism Agency told BELTA news agency that the website of the agency targets the domestic market, tour operators and sightseeing guides. The new website is tailored for foreigners. As of writing, the content of the website belarus.travel is in Russian only but it will be translated soon into 'several languages,' according to Shatkevich. It will compile information depending on the preferences of the target audience - shifting focus on agrotourism, musical festivals or sport events.