Eastern Europe

Getting Your Visa to Russia from the UK : Complete Guide

By on Published: July 13, 2020 | Last Updated: August 2, 2020 in Europe, RUSSIA with 0 Comments
Getting Your Visa to Russia from the UK : Complete Guide

The first thing you need to know if you want to travel to Russia as a British citizen is that you need a visa. And that you need to get the ball rolling on this visa asap! Because while getting a visa to Russia from the UK isn’t difficult, there is a process to follow […]

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Vienna to Budapest Train : All You Need to Know

By on Published: June 15, 2020 | Last Updated: November 23, 2020 in AUSTRIA, Eastern Europe, Europe, HUNGARY, Western Europe with 2 Comments
Vienna to Budapest Train : All You Need to Know

2 of Europe’s great capitals, Vienna in Austria and Budapest in Hungary are must-see destinations when you’re travelling in this part of world. Which is easy to do, because these 2 wonderful cities are actually situated incredibly close together, meaning it’s easy to visit both in a single trip. Under 220km apart by train, in […]

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23 Top Things to Do in Krakow, Inc. 8 That are Free!

By on Published: February 6, 2020 | Last Updated: February 25, 2020 in Europe, POLAND with 2 Comments
23 Top Things to Do in Krakow, Inc. 8 That are Free!

It might be small, but it packs a mean punch! Yes the beautiful historic city of Krakow in Poland is one of my top recommendations for a European city break. Manageable, walkable, pretty, safe and easy to reach, Krakow has a lot going for it, not to mention the great day trips you take out […]

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21 Top Things to Do in Budapest on a Budget

By on Published: January 30, 2020 | Last Updated: June 16, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, HUNGARY with 0 Comments
21 Top Things to Do in Budapest on a Budget

One of the most buzzing cities in Europe, the Hungarian capital of Budapest is a young, vibrant and fun city, perfect for summer and winter visits alike. Split into 2 halves by the grand river Danube, the cities of Buda and Pest combine in bringing both a royal grandness and an edgy urban element to […]

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Bohemian Switzerland : Full Travel Guide

By on Published: September 23, 2019 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in CZECH REPUBLIC, Europe with 4 Comments
Bohemian Switzerland : Full Travel Guide

I have to be honest, until about a year ago I had not even heard of Bohemian Switzerland… and that’s despite having travelled previously to the 2 major cities nearest to it – namely Dresden in Germany and Prague in the Czech Republic. And this maybe gives you some idea of a) how off the […]

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21 Cheap Things to Do in Eastern Europe

By on Published: April 15, 2019 | Last Updated: September 8, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Eastern Europe, Europe with 2 Comments
21 Cheap Things to Do in Eastern Europe

So many countries, such a small a part of the world, so much to do there, so little time! Yup, if you’re anything like me, this is exactly how you’ll feel about your travels in Eastern Europe! For some reason, it seems we to try and cram more into our adventures here than anywhere else! […]

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The 13 Best Instagram Spots in Eastern Europe

By on Published: March 21, 2019 | Last Updated: September 8, 2020 in Eastern Europe, Europe with 0 Comments
The 13 Best Instagram Spots in Eastern Europe

High on the history stakes, the landscape points and cultural kudos, Eastern Europe is a feast for hungry travellers. Whether you want cobbled streets, ancient castles, scenic rivers, picturesque mountains, great street art, beautiful beaches or bridges, Eastern Europe delivers over and above every time. And that’s without taking into account the wonderful people that […]

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Visiting Auschwitz : 2020 Practical Guide

By on Published: January 28, 2019 | Last Updated: April 15, 2020 in Europe, POLAND with 0 Comments
Visiting Auschwitz : 2020 Practical Guide

The sort of place you don’t necessarily get excited about going to, but the sort of place you feel you need to go to, visiting Auschwitz can be something of a moral gauntlet when it comes to travel plans. Situated in the Eastern European country of Poland, this is a place with a dark history, […]

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Best Backpacking Bulgaria Itinerary

By on Published: January 17, 2019 | Last Updated: September 7, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, BULGARIA, Europe with 4 Comments
Best Backpacking Bulgaria Itinerary

Anyone here not a fan of Bulgaria? Go on, hands in the air… Nope, thought not! Ok, so maybe you haven’t actually been to Bulgaria yet, but trust me, after you have, you won’t have your hands in the air either. Because this country is a delight to travel, especially for those of us adventuring […]

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The 16 Best Hostels in Eastern Europe

By on Published: January 10, 2019 | Last Updated: September 8, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Eastern Europe, Europe with 2 Comments
The 16 Best Hostels in Eastern Europe

11 countries in 2 months is exactly the sort of moves you can pull in Eastern Europe with so many small countries packed in alongside each other. And those are just the sort of moves I did pull recently, when I spent the best part of the summer enjoying this glorious part of the world. […]

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