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Eastern European Travel’s Vilnius City Guide

| Lithuania

I visited Vilnius, Lithuania from August 8th to August 17th of 2016. Here are my brief thoughts packed into a brief Vilnius City Guide. IN A PARAGRAPH: The capital of Lithuania, Vilnius has tons of charm packed into a small town feel. Those looking for hustle and bustle will be disappointed, but those who like friendly […]

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How to Learn Czech for Your Trip to Prague

| Czech Republic

So you have that Prague trip booked and now you are feeling adventurous and smart at the same time — you want to learn Czech. Good for you! There are not a lot of casual Czech learners and in general, the language gets an undeserved reputation for being too hard and not too useful. True, […]

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What to Expect When Dating Bulgarian Girls

| Bulgaria

This article about Bulgarian girls is written by a local! Bulgarian girls are fairy-like creatures, they are modern goddesses, they are the perfect women – stunning, smart, down-to-earth, ready to serve their men in any way possible. Wait, what? You mean all the pickup forums and advice columns lie? We actually don’t live our lives waiting […]

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15 Things About Romanian Culture You Must Know

| Romania

What comes to mind when we think Romanians right now is that they are marching against their government (and winning). Or maybe you don’t watch the news and Romania only goes with vampire tales in your mind. Either way, there is more to Romanian culture than count Dracula and political turmoil. Here are a few things […]

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A Walk Around Old Town Dubrovnik

| Croatia

I recently spent some time in Old Town Dubrovnik, Croatia, and was very impressed with the city as a whole. Despite being there in January, it was still a great experience. I can’t even imagine how crowded this place gets come summertime. I should note, the image that you see in the header of this […]

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17 Things You Should Know About Russian Culture

| Russia

1. Russia is huge. In fact, it is the largest country in the world, covering 6,592,800 square miles. With that size, it’s natural that you come across with all sorts of Russian people, without actually being able to distinguish common characteristics. So, more than an introduction, this is actually fact 1 on Russian culture. Respect […]

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5 Can’t Miss Things to Do in Verona, Italy

| Central Europe

While Verona isn’t really in Eastern Europe, it is one of the “gateway cities”. Just a couple hours away from the always popular Venice, Verona is a great place to stop off for a day or two. From Venice, Slovenia and Croatia are just a couple hours away. So if you’re going West to East, or East […]

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Top 9 Things To Do in Riga, Latvia

| Eastern Europe

Riga is not Talinn. Meaning that unlike the Estonian capital, Riga is not as crowded, but not meaning that it isn’t every bit as charming. You could say that this Baltic capital is unfairly underrated. With less than a million people living there, it remains cozy, but it’s still very diverse, lively and young. And […]

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An Insider Look at the Sofia Nightlife Scene

| Bulgaria

Sofia is vibrant city, full of art and history, delectable food to sample, and yet you will not find the usual crowds of tourists even during high season. If that doesn’t have you Google-ing plane tickets (which by the way, are quite affordable from most European cities and since it’s a short flight. The Sofia […]

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Do You Need to Learn the Bulgarian Language for Traveling to Bulgaria?

| Bulgaria

Be honest, other than Bulgarian split squats you probably don’t know much about Bulgaria—let alone the Bulgarian language. No judgment here. This small, southern Balticcountry is easily forgotten by most of the West. However, the Bulgarian language has some unique history and characteristics that make it stand apart from the other Slavic languages. More on […]

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