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Everything You Need to Know About Estonian Culture

| Estonia

Estonian culture is unique in its’ East-meets-West character. More than hardly any country in the world, Estonia has been a meeting point of so many different people, tribes, nations. Historically, it has been marked by wars, foreign domination, struggles for independence, and so much more. With the past so rich in rivalries, it is no […]

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Your Ultimate Guide to Bosnian Culture

| Bosnia and Herzegovina

For outsiders, the Balkans are about as confusing as advanced calculus, what women truly want, and particle physics taken together. For a region, mostly remembered for the heartbreaking wars that tore it not 30 years ago, it’s good that foreigners are even trying to figure Bosnian culture out. But fear not, this is thankfully a peaceful […]

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A Guide to Croatian Wine

| Croatia

With rich cultural heritage, impressive nature, and stunning seacoast there are already plenty of reasons to visit Croatia. Wine is not necessarily the first that comes to mind when we mention this European beauty, but Croatian wine, while not as world-famous as French and Italian, is undoubtedly worth experiencing. The thing about wine, of course, […]

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Rocket Spanish Review—Learn Spanish Quickly and Effectively

| Language

While not exactly in the scope of Eastern Europe, you would probably be surprised at how useful Spanish can be as you head further east across the continent. In countries like Poland, the Czech Republic, and Hungary, Spanish is often spoken (as well as English) among the younger crowd. In addition, with the large expat and […]

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9 Things You Absolutely Must Know About Croatian Culture

| Croatia

Croatia is used to visitors. With it’s stunning Adriatic coast, tiny, romantic towns and historical places, with music festivals, wine, beautiful traditions and beautiful women, it is no wonder that nearly a fifth of the country’s GDP comes from tourism. Locals love visitors because your interest in their country delights them and they also realize […]

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What It’s Like Living in Greece as an Expat

| Greece

For most Americans and Westerners, Greece is a dream vacation destination. Maybe it is also a place where you would hope to retire or to go live off the millions that have suddenly come into your possession. For the most part, though, it isn’t necessarily a country that people consider moving to for work or […]

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Learn Bulgarian: An Insider’s Tips

| Bulgaria

Is Bulgarian a language? Is Bulgarian Russian? Is it difficult to learn Bulgarian? Those are just a few of the awesome things people have Googledabout my native language. So let me get a few things straight: Yes, Bulgarian is a legitimate language with centuries over centuries of history. In fact, you know that funky alphabet […]

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Top Things to Do in Croatia

| Croatia

30 years ago, Croatia was a war-stricken country with collapsed economy, a refugee problem and an awfully damaged infrastructure. In three short decades, it has managed to rise from the ashes of the Yugoslav Wars and today Croatia is the European Union’s newest member. The economy is booming and tourism constitutes 20% of the GDP. […]

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