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Travel articles, guides, travel tips, unusual things to do, travel challenges and secret places in Eastern Europe

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7 unique and unusual things to do in Sibiu, Romania (+map)

7 unique and unusual things to do in Sibiu, Romania (+map)

Sibiu is one of the most idyllic places to live according to a 2008 Forbes publication, and while I haven't lived there myself, I can at least swear i
The narrowest street in Prague has its own traffic lights

The narrowest street in Prague has its own traffic lights

The challenge: squeeze through the narrowest street in Prague (and one of the narrowest in the world). Even if you are slim and skinny as a beanpole,
Closer to space: The Bulgarian mountain village of Orehovo

Closer to space: The Bulgarian mountain village of Orehovo

With the very first steps you take in the village Orehovo, you realize that you haven’t traveled just roads - you’ve traveled back in time. In the cen
The Bulgarian village Kovachevitsa where time stopped

The Bulgarian village Kovachevitsa where time stopped

  It’s as if time in the Bulgarian village of Kovachevitsa stopped more than a century ago. The village keeps the spirit of the olden days, whe
Secret places in Bulgaria: the chapel overlooking a submerged village

Secret places in Bulgaria: the chapel overlooking a submerged village

The challenge: Discover the legend of the chapel overlooking the submerged village of Pchelintsi in Bulgaria There are many submerged villages in Bul
Demir Baba Teke – a holy place in Bulgaria for 3,000 years

Demir Baba Teke – a holy place in Bulgaria for 3,000 years

The challenge: Discover one of the most sacred spots in Bulgaria where people of all religions are welcome, although the site itself is an Alevi shrin
Hiking in Bulgaria: see the view from Koncheto Ridge in Pirin Mountains

Hiking in Bulgaria: see the view from Koncheto Ridge in Pirin Mountains

All who have seen the world from this magical place, who have felt how fragile and helpless they are before nature, they went back changed. Koncheto R
Secret beaches in Bulgaria: Tyulenovo, the village of seals

Secret beaches in Bulgaria: Tyulenovo, the village of seals

The challenge: Discover one of the most beautiful secret beaches in Bulgaria You won’t meet lovers of sand beaches in the Bulgarian seaside village o
Istanbul Tulip Festival: the best parks to see flowers (+ map)

Istanbul Tulip Festival: the best parks to see flowers (+ map)

The challenge: explore Istanbul, tulip by tulip Every year in April, Istanbul turns into the capital of tulips. This is when millions of bulbs show u
Go trail running on a route full of Macedonian legends

Go trail running on a route full of Macedonian legends

If you love running and haven't visited the tiny Balkan state of Macedonia yet, here is the perfect chance to enrich your life with a new destination,
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