Grodno Oblast

Grodno Oblast is a region in the western part of Belarus.

Cities and towns

Other destinations

St. Michael's fortified church in Synkavichy.

Fortified Gothic churches

Fortified Gothic churches can be seen in several regions of Europe (notably in Transylvania in Romania). Those in Belarus add one more element to the curious blend: they are Orthodox, and the corresponding architectural tradition has its share of influence on these buildings as well.

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