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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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Suspended in the air: the story of Meteora, Greece

Suspended in the air: the story of Meteora, Greece

 "It's got this otherworldly vibe about it, it had this really great energy, and I wanted to have a record that lived up to that energy." – Chester Be
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,
Explore Belgrade in 13 easy drinks

Explore Belgrade in 13 easy drinks

Serbia’s chaotic capital is renowned for having one of the most vibrant nightlife scenes in Europe. For many visitors, the Belgrade experience passes
13 quotes about Greece that explain why people love it

13 quotes about Greece that explain why people love it

You don't need much to love Greece. Usually it's enough to visit it. No matter whether you've already visited the country or you are planning a trip t
Secret places in Sofia: 10 fun travel challenges for true explorers (+map)

Secret places in Sofia: 10 fun travel challenges for true explorers (+map)

Maybe you have already spent some time hanging around Sofia, or maybe you want to skip the main attractions and plunge straight into the secrets and a
The Greek island of Ammouliani: a secret escape for nature lovers

The Greek island of Ammouliani: a secret escape for nature lovers

The challenge: Circumnavigate the island on a half-day kayak trip, then have lunch on a desert islet Greece has 6,000 islands, of which more than 200
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
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