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Summer in Russia - Tips and Info for Travelers
Get useful tips for visiting Russia during the summer months and information about what you can expect.

Russian Middle Names or Patryonimics
An explanation of Russian middle names or Patryonimics and where they are derived from.

Top Gay and Lesbian Clubs in Prague
Gay and lesbian clubs in Prague offer visitors a night of unlimited dancing or an intimate setting for a few friends.

Russian Traditions Through the Year
Learn about Russian annual traditions, festivals, and holidays include Maslenitsa, Easter, Christmas, and other customary events and observances.

Holidays Celebrated in Poland
An explanation and listing of several holidays celebrated in Poland; includes tradition information and when each holiday.

Poland Seasonal Travel and Holidays - Poland Seasonal Travel
Poland Seasonal Travel and Holidays - Poland Seasonal Travel

Christmas Travel to Poland - How Poles Celebrate Christmas
Travel to Poland during Christmas to experience how Poles celebrate this holiday. Christmas is a time of markets, church services, spending time with family, and tradition.

Polish Traditional Holidays, Festivals and Celebrations
Information on several different culturally rich festivals and holidays that occur year-round in Poland.

Countries of Eastern Europe - Guide Introduction
Countries of Eastern Europe - List of East Europe's Countries

Slovenia - About Slovenia
Slovenia is a land of soft green hills, proud mountain peaks, castles, and caves. The capital of Slovenia is Ljubljana, but visitors who venture into the countryside will be rewarded with retold legends and scenic panoramas.

Bulgaria - About Bulgaria
Bulgaria - About Bulgaria. Eastern Europe Travel.

Ukraine and Belarus - Countries of Eastern Europe
Ukraine and Belarus - About Ukraine and Belarus. Page 12.

Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina - About Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina - About Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Russia - About Russia
Russia - About Russia. Eastern Europe Travel.

Czech Republic - About the Czech Republic
Czech Republic - About the Czech Republic

Poland - About Poland
Poland - About Poland. Eastern Europe Travel.

Croatia - About Croatia
Croatia is a destination country in Southeastern Europe full of historic sites, romantic getaways, visitor-friendly cities, and coastal wonders.

Slovakia - About Slovakia
Slovakia - About Slovakia. Eastern Europe Travel.

Hungary - About Hungary
Hungary - About Hungary. Eastern Europe Travel.

Romania and Moldova - About Romania and Moldova
Romania and Moldova - About Romania and Moldova

Serbia - About Serbia
Serbia - About Serbia. Eastern Europe Travel.

Albania, Kosovo, Macedonia
Albania, Kosovo, Macedonia. Eastern Europe Travel.

Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia
The Baltic nations - Lithuania, Latvia - and Estonia - occupy the northern region of Southeastern Europe. Long histories and strong heritage make them fascinating for travelers.

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Tips for Winter Dress for Travel to Eastern Europe
Use these tips for winter dress for travel to Eastern Europe to stay warm and dry during the coldest months of the eyar.

Major Cities in Eastern Europe
Major cities in Eastern Europe are often the most popular tourist destinations. Plentiful opportunities to sightsee, dine, or shop present themselves in these cities.

Major Cities in Eastern Europe
Major cities in Eastern Europe are often the most popular tourist destinations. Plentiful opportunities to sightsee, dine, or shop present themselves in these cities.

Russia Facts and Information - Figures and More
Russia facts and information for visitors about demographics, population, attractions, transportation, and more.

Lithuania Travel - Travel to Lithuania
Lithuania Travel - Travel to Lithuania

Vilnius Travel - Visit Lithuania's Capital
Visit Lithuania's capital city, Vilnius. It's a city with a strong cultural heritage, a proud history, many legends, as well as parks, restaurants, shopping, and more.

Lithuania's Cities - Explore Lithuania
Cities in Lithuania include Vilnius, Palanga, Klaipeda, and Kaunas--all great destinations for the traveler. But a visit to other cities in this Baltic nation can round out an understanding of Lithuania's culture and history.

Lithuania in Spring - March, April, May Travel
Lithuania in March, April, and May offers plenty of springtime holidays, festivals, and events for travelers who want to visit before the high season.

The Baltics in Autumn - September, October, November
The Baltics - Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia - make good options for autumn travel. Early fall weather makes visiting each of these countries a magical experience.

Moscow in Winter - December, January, February Travel
The Russian capital city during December, January, and February offers unique cultural events and activities and will have anyone celebrating winter!

Russian Culture Facts for Heritage and Traditions
This scannable list of Russian culture facts will introduce you to traditions, holidays, life in Russia, history, language, and more!

St. Petersburg, Russia's Must-See Sights
These St. Petersburg sights are the most important, most popular, and most astounding must-see attractions in this Russian city.

Things to Do in Prague in Winter
If you're vising Prague during the coldest months of the year, you'll be able to find plenty of activities to fill your time.

Prague Cafes - Famous and Interesting Coffee Houses
Looking for a great Prague cafe? This list includes famous and historic Prague coffee houses serving hot beverages, pastries, tea, beer, and snacks.

Moscow Facts - Interesting Info About Russia's Capital
These interesting facts about Moscow will give you an introduction to Russia's capital city.

Moscow Facts - Interesting Info About Russia's Capital
These interesting facts about Moscow will give you an introduction to Russia's capital city.

Christmas Traditions in Russia
Russian Orthodox Christmas customs take center stage while other traditions have their roots in paganism or modern celebrations of the holiday season.

Weather and Events for Warsaw in December
Traveling in December to Warsaw? Learn about events and weather conditions for December travel to Warsaw.

Celebrate New Year's Eve in Warsaw
New Year's Eve in Warsaw - Celebrate New Year's Eve in Warsaw

Warsaw Summer Travel Guide
Experience summer in Warsaw! The months of June, July, and August are great for travelers to the Polish capital city. Summertime Warsaw events, as well as plenty to do and hot weather, guarantee a memorable and enjoyable visit.

Best Breakfasts and Brunches in Vilnius
Fortify yourself for a day of sightseeing in Vilnius' center with these breakfast and brunch venues that are local favorites.

Where to Buy Polish Products in Warsaw
Poland-Made Products in Warsaw. Find out where to buy Polish products in Warsaw, including traditional souvenirs and specialty food items.

Shopping in Old Town Vilnius
Shopping in Old Town Vilnius can take you on a tour of the city's main arteries. Shops here sell souvenirs, gifts, handicrafts, art, luxury items, books, and more. Shop and see the city at the same time!

Vilnius Winter Travel Information
Travel during the months of December, January, and February is a special opportunity to see Vilnius in Winter. The Lithuanian capital city celebrates winter with special holidays and events and looks even more beautiful under its blanket of snow.

St. Petersburg Christmas Market
St. Petersburg, Russia, hosts an annual Christmas market complete with entertainment and a skating rink. Petersburg gets even more magical during the holiday season!

Prague Winter Travel Information
Learn about travel to Prague during the winter season, including what to expect out of the weather, how to pack, what do do, and what events are on.

Ukrainian Santa Claus Tradition
The tradition of Ukraine's Santa Claus centers around Svyatyy Mykolay and Did Moroz. Learn about the Ukrainian Santa and his role in the Christmas season.

Weather in the Baltic Nations
Baltic Weather: Temperatures and Rainfall - Info about temps and rainfall for the Baltic nations. Precipitation, averages, highs and lows.

Latvian Traditional Musical Instrument - Kokle
The Kokle is a traditional instrument in Latvia.

Photo Gallery of Latvian Culture
Latvian Culture in Photos - Photo Gallery of Latvia Culture, Traditions, and Customs

Latvian National Costume - Folk Dress of Latvia
Latvia's traditional costume has been worn at festive occasions for centuries.

Wedding Customs in Lavia - Latvian Traditional Marriage
Latvia has special wedding customs that are still observed

Writing Sins on Stones - Latvian Wedding Tradition
Stones, inscribed with

Latvian Souvenirs - Wooden Spoons from Latvia
Latvian wooden spoons make nice souvenirs and are still used in traditional Latvian cooking.

Latvian Monument to Freedom - Latvian Statue of Liberty
Latvian Liberty Statue is a monument to independence in Riga.

Latvian Christmas Tree - Decoration of Christmas Trees in Latvia
Latvian Christmas Tree - Decoration of Christmas Trees in Latvia

Introduction to the Baltic Capitals
Tallinn, Riga, and Vilnius are the Baltic capital cities. Become introduced to these three Eastern European destination cities and discover what they have to offer travelers by way of sights, nightlife, culinary scenes, and culture.

Spring Cultural Festivals in Russia
Spring festivals in Russia are celebrated most widely in the larger cities like Moscow and St. Petersburg. Russian spring festivals celebrate national holidays and Russian culture.

Best Christmas Gifts from Russia
Looking for Christmas presents from Russia? These are some of the best gifts you can bring back to friends and family for Christmas.

Romanian Cultural and Religious Holidays
Romania's Holidays - Holidays Celebrated in Romania

Statue of Pieta/Lamentation of Christ on Charles Bridge - Photo of Pieta Statue
Statue of Pieta/Lamentation of Christ on Charles Bridge - Photo of Pieta Statue

Statue of Saints Barbara, Margaret, and Elizabeth on Charles Bridge - Photo of Saints Barbara, Margaret, and Elizabeth Statue
Statue of Saints Barbara, Margaret, and Elizabeth on Charles Bridge - Photo of Saints Barbara, Margaret, and Elizabeth Statue

Statue of St. Ivo on Charles Bridge - Photo of St.Ivo Statue
Statue of St. Ivo on Charles Bridge - Photo of St.Ivo Statue

Statue of St. Christopher on Charles Bridge - Photo of St. Christopher of Assisi Statue
Statue of St. Christopher on Charles Bridge - Photo of St. Christopher of Assisi Statue

Statue of St. Francis Xavier on Charles Bridge - Photo of St. Francis Xaviar Statue
Statue of St. Francis Xavier on Charles Bridge - Photo of St. Francis Xaviar Statue

Statue of St. Joseph on Charles Bridge - Photo of St. Joseph Statue
Statue of St. Joseph on Charles Bridge - Photo of St. Joseph Statue

Statue of St. Nicholas of Tolentino on Charles Bridge - Photo of St. Nicholas of Tolentino Statue
Statue of St. Nicholas of Tolentino on Charles Bridge - Photo of St. Nicholas of Tolentino Statue

Statue of Saints Vincent Ferrer and Procopius on Charles Bridge - Photo of Saints Vincent Ferrer and Procopius Statue
Statue of Saints Vincent Ferrer and Procopius on Charles Bridge - Photo of Saints Vincent Ferrer and Procopius Statue

Statue of St. Francis of Assisi on Charles Bridge - Photo of St. Francis of Assisi Statue
Statue of St. Francis of Assisi on Charles Bridge - Photo of St. Francis of Assisi Statue

Statue of St. Ludmilla on Charles Bridge - Photo of St. Ludmilla of Assisi Statue
Statue of St. Ludmilla on Charles Bridge - Photo of St. Ludmilla of Assisi Statue

Statue of St. Francis Borgia on Charles Bridge - Photo of St. Francis Borgia of Assisi Statue
Statue of St. Francis Borgia on Charles Bridge - Photo of St. Francis Borgia of Assisi Statue

Statue of St. Lutgard on Charles Bridge - Photo of St. Lutgard Statue
Statue of St. Lutgard on Charles Bridge - Photo of St. Lutgard Statue

Statue of St. Adalbert on Charles Bridge - Photo of St. Adalbert Statue
Statue of St. Adalbert on Charles Bridge - Photo of St. Adalbert Statue

Statue of Saints John of Matha, Feliz of Valois, and Ivan on Charles Bridge - Photo of Saints John of Matha, Felix of Valois, and Ivan Statue
Statue of Saints John of Matha, Feliz of Valois, and Ivan on Charles Bridge - Photo of Saints John of Matha, Felix of Valois, and Ivan Statue

Photos of Charles Bridge South Side Statues
Photos of Charles Bridge South Side Statues - Charles Bridge Statues Photos

Praha and Other Names for Prague
Praha - Prague is Praha. Eastern Europe Travel.

Purchasing Prague Castle Tickets
Find out what you need to know about purchasing tickets to Prague Castle and what each type of ticket allows you to see when you are there.

Weather and Events for Prague in January
Visitors to Prague in January can look forward to the New Year's holiday aftermath as well as the Three King's Procession. Prague in January is just as good as it is any time of year!

Prague's Halada Jewelry Stores
Halada Jewelry Prague - Prague's Halada Jewelry Stores

Czech Christmas Gifts from Prague
Looking for Christmas gifts from Prague? Present your loved ones with one of these gifts from Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic.

Czech-Made Arts, Crafts, and Souvenirs
Czech Products in Prague - Czech-Made Arts, Crafts, and Souvenirs

Poland Attractions and Culture Photos
Poland Photos - Photos of Poland

Best Christmas Gifts from Poland
Looking for a special gift from Poland to present to a loved one back home? Consider one of these Polish Christmas gifts.

Traditional Pisanki for Easter - Traditional Polish Easter Eggs
Traditional Pisanki for Easter - Traditional Polish Easter Eggs

Emaus Fair in Krakow
Emaus Fair in Krakow. Eastern Europe Travel.

Krakow Easter Market - Easter Market in Krakow
Krakow Easter Market - Easter Market in Krakow

Polish Easter Breakfast - Easter Sunday in Poland
Polish Easter Breakfast - Easter Sunday in Poland

Pastries for Polish Easter - Poland Easter Cakes
Pastries for Polish Easter - Poland Easter Cakes

Blessing of the Easter Basket - Easter Saturday Blessing
Blessing of the Easter Basket - Easter Saturday Blessing

Polish Easter Sunday Photo Gallery
Palm Sunday in Poland - Polish Palm Sunday

Summer in Poland - June, July, and August Travel Info
Summer draws visitors to Poland who travel there to enjoy sightseeing in the warm weather of June, July, or August.

Poland (Facts, Information and History)
Get facts about Poland and its geography, history, and culture, as well as information for travelers.

Prague in May - Weather, Events, and Tips
Find out about Prague travel in May, including weather conditions and annual events like festivals and holidays.

Celebrating St. Andrew's Eve in Poland
Andrzejki in Poland - Learn about the custom's of St. Andrew's Day in Poland

Slovenia's National and Religious Holidays
Slovenia's Holidays - Holidays Celebrated in Slovenia

Ukraine Christmas Traditions
Christmas in Ukraine, which occurs in January, is a time of traditions and family gatherings. Celebrate Ukrainian Christmas traditions such as Sviaty Vechir.

Slovenia's Christmas Traditions
Slovenia's Christmas traditions center around nativity scenes, superstitions, and various versions of Santa Claus, who visits on either St. Nicholas Day or Christmas Eve.

Moscow Winter Festivals and Activities
Moscow Winter Activities - Things to Do: Moscow Winter

Warsaw Palace of Science and Culture
Warsaw Palace of Science and Culture

Stalin's Seven Sisters Photo Gallery
Stalin's Seven Sisters exemplify a period in Soviet history when Stalin built architectural monuments in a style widely criticized for its heavy, gaudy appearance.

Moscow's Hotel Ukraina - The First Stalinist Hotel Structure
Moscow's Hotel Ukraina - The First Stalinist Hotel Structure

Moscow's Ministry of Foreign Affairs Building
Moscow's Ministry of Foreign Affairs Building

Moscow's Leningradskaya Hotel
Moscow's Leningradskaya Hotel. Eastern Europe Travel.

Kotelnicheskaya Embankment Building
Kotelnicheskaya Embankment Building

Kudrinskaya Square Building
Kudrinskaya Square Building. Eastern Europe Travel.

Red Gates Square Building
Red Gates Square Building. Eastern Europe Travel.

Riga's Academy of Sciences Building
Riga's Academy of Sciences Building

Stalin's Seven Sisters Photos - Photos of Seven Sisters of Stalinist Architecture in Moscow
Stalin's Seven Sisters Photos - Photos of Seven Sisters of Stalinist Architecture in Moscow

Stalin's Seven Sisters Photos - Photos of Seven Sisters of Stalinist Architecture in Moscow
Stalin's Seven Sisters Photos - Photos of Seven Sisters of Stalinist Architecture in Moscow

Weather and Events for Moscow in February
Fly your honey to Moscow in February for Valentine's Day, or witness two exclusively Russian events: Protector of the Fatherland Day and the beginning of the Maslenitsa festivities.

Weather and Events for Moscow in October
Travel to Moscow in October - Information about Moscow October weather and events. Travel tips, what to pack, holidays, festivals.

Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks in Moscow
Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks in Moscow - Ice Skating in Moscow

Weather and Events for Moscow in December
Traveling to Moscow in December? Weather and events can affect your plans, so find out what to expect from December travel to Moscow.

Weather and Events for Moscow in August
Travel to Moscow in August - Information about Moscow August weather and events. Travel tips, what to pack, festivals, holidays.

Lithuanian Embroidered Costume - Details on Lithuanian Folk Dress
Lithuanian Embroidered Costume - Details on Lithuanian Folk Dress

Male and Female Lithuanian Dress - Lithuanian Folk Costumes for Men and Women
Male and Female Lithuanian Dress - Lithuanian Folk Costumes for Men and Women

Women's Lithuanian Native Costumes - Women's Lithuanian Clothing
Women's Lithuanian Native Costumes - Women's Lithuanian Clothing

Lithuanian Hats and Vests - Accessories for Lithuanian Costumes
Lithuanian Hats and Vests - Accessories for Lithuanian Costumes

Girls Lithuanian Folk Costumes - Girls National Lithuanian Dress
Girls Lithuanian Folk Costumes - Girls National Lithuanian Dress

Women's and Men's Lithuanian Folk Costumes
Women's and Men's Lithuanian Folk Costumes - National Costumes for Lithuania

Lithuanian Peasant Dress - Peasant Clothing from Lithuania
Lithuanian Peasant Dress - Peasant Clothing from Lithuania

Unique Lithuanian Souvenirs
Souvenirs in Lithuania range from glowing amber jewelry to rustic linen accessories and are both useful and beautiful. Find out what souvenirs to look out for the next time you visit this Baltic country.

Lithuania Christmas Traditions
Enjoy Christmas in Lithuania, where Baltic Christmas traditions come alive. You'll be able to visit a holiday market, purchase handmade ornaments, and sample special holiday treats.

Weather and Events for Krakow in October
Krakow in October - Get information about Krakow October weather and events. Tips, what to pack, holidays, festivals

Latvia Christmas Traditions
Latvian Christmas traditions are closely connected with the Christmas tree. Riga may have been the first city to have a decorated fir tree in its main square to mark the holiday season.

Weather and Events for Krakow in January
Krakow in January is as enjoyable as other times of year. Though the weather is cold and the events are sparse, this Polish cultural capital offers plenty to do and see for travelers who take advantage of its slow season.

Krakow in November - Weather and Events
Get information about Krakow November weather and events and discover tips about weather and what to pack and information about holidays and festivals.

Weather and Events for Krakow in February
Polish donuts, sea shanties, and Valentine's Day - that's Krakow in February. Travel during this month for unique events despite late winter weather. Stay warm in cafes, restaurants, and museums.

Weather and Events for Krakow in August
Krakow in August - Get information about Krakow August weather and events. Tips, what to pack, holidays, festivals

Creepy Places to Visit in Eastern Europe
Eastern Europe is full of creepy places. If you're looking to add some creepy fun into your next trip to Eastern Europe, consider visiting some of these creepy places.

Eastern Europe Winter Travel Overview
Eastern Europe sparkles with snow and holiday lights during the winter, and Christmas markets keep historic centers lively. This overview of winter travel helps you get your plans in gear.

Best Hungarian Christmas Gifts
If you're shopping for Christmas gifts in Budapest or any other city in Hungary, consider one of these suggestions to present to your loved one for this special holiday.

Traditional Eastern European Foods
Traditional Eastern European Foods - Eastern European Traditional Foods

Eastern European Travel in October
Eastern Europe in October - Get information for weather and events for October travel to Eastern Europe's top destinations. Tips, what to pack, holidays, and festivals.

Eastern European Travel in November
Eastern Europe in November - Information about November weather and events for travel to Eastern Europe's top destinations. Tips, what to pack, holidays, and festivals.

Eastern European Travel in May
Eastern Europe in May - Get events and weather information for May travel to Eastern Europe's top destinations. Tips, what to pack, festivals, and holidays.

Eastern European Travel in July
Eastern Europe in July - Get information about July weather and events for travel to Eastern Europe's destinations. Tips, what to pack, festivals, and holidays.

Eastern European Travel in December
If you're traveling to Eastern Europe in December, you'll want to know what type of weather to expect and what events you'll enjoy. December in Eastern Europe is a festive time of year with Christmas markets and decorations.

Eastern European Travel in Autumn
Destinations cities in East and East Central Europe are lovely in the autumn. The fall season brings with it anticipated annual events, warming national dishes, and the turning of the leaves.

Eastern European Travel in August
Eastern Europe in August - Get information about weather and events for August travel to Eastern Europe's top destinations. Tips, what to pack, festivals, and holidays.

Eastern European Travel in April
Eastern Europe in April - Get weather and events information for April travel to Eastern Europe's top destinations. Tips, what to pack, festivals, and holidays.

Cheapest Cities in Eastern Europe
These cheap cities in Eastern Europe are budget-friendly destinations that will wow you with their affordability.

Bulgaria Travel - Travel to Bulgaria
Bulgaria is an emerging travel destination for Southeaastern Europe. Visit Bulgaria for its Thracian history, Black Sea Coast, or its authentic Eastern European culture.

Easter Traditions in Eastern Europe
Easter in Eastern Europe - Learn about Eastern Europe's Easter customs, traditions, foods, and markets.

Eastern European Santa Claus Traditions
Learn the various names for Santa Clause throughout the region of East and East Central Europe. St. Nick is an ubiquitous figure, but Grandfather Frost and Baby Jesus are also important holiday figures.

Eastern European Santa Claus Traditions
Learn the various names for Santa Clause throughout the region of East and East Central Europe. St. Nick is an ubiquitous figure, but Grandfather Frost and Baby Jesus are also important holiday figures.

Photo Tour of Prague's Castle Hill
Photo Tour of Prague's Castle Hill - Gallery of Sights

Strahov Monastery Library Castle Hill Prague
Strahov Monastery Library Castle Hill Prague

Stairs to the Royal Palace on Castle Hill
Stairs to the Royal Palace on Castle Hill

Interior of Prague Castle - Prague Castle Interior View
Interior of Prague Castle. Eastern Europe Travel.

All Saints Church Chapel - Old Royal Palace - Castle Hill Prague
All Saints Church Chapel - Old Royal Palace

Exterior of St. Vitus Cathedral, Castle Hill, Prague
Exterior of St. Vitus Cathedral, Castle Hill, Prague

Interior of St. Vitus Cathedral, Castle Hill, Prague
Interior of St. Vitus Cathedral, Castle Hill, Prague

Stained Glass Windows of St. Vitus Cathedral, Castle Hill, Prague
Stained Glass Windows of St. Vitus Cathedral, Castle Hill, Prague

Changing of the Guards at Prague Castle
Changing of the Guards at Prague Castle

Gardens at Prague Castle - Prague Castle Garden View
Gardens at Prague Castle. Eastern Europe Travel.

Botanicus Organic Czech Beauty Products
Botanicus Czech Beauty Products - Botanicus Stores in Czech Republic

Santa Claus in the Czech Republic
Santa Claus in the Czech Republic takes multiple forms. On December 5th, St. Nick and his helpers pass out candy and small treats. On Christmas Eve, Baby Jesus takes the place of the Western Santa Claus.

Czech Christmas Traditions
Czech Christmas traditions span the entire month of December, starting with Christmas markets and St. Nicholas Eve, and ending when Baby Jesus brings gifts to children.

Castle Hotels in Prague and Czech Republic
Castle Hotels in Prague and Czech Republic - Old World Charm, New World amenities. Castle hotels in the Czech Republic are luxurious and accessible.

Bulgaria Travel Practicalities - Practicalities for Travel to Bulgaria
Bulgaria Travel Practicalities - Practicalities for Travel to Bulgaria

Bulgaria Seasonal Travel and Holidays - Bulgaria Seasonal Travel
Bulgaria Seasonal Travel and Holidays - Bulgaria Seasonal Travel

Bulgarian National and Religious Holidays
Bulgaria's Holidays - Holidays Celebrated in Bulgaria

Christmas Bazaar in Sofia, Bulgaria
Sofia Christmas Market - Christmas Bazaar in Sofia, Bulgaria

Introduction to Food and Traditions of Bulgaria
Bulgarian Traditional Foods - Discover the Traditional Foods of Bulgaria

Bulgarian Christmas Traditions
Rich traditions mark Christmas in Bulgaria. Koledari, or carolers, travel the village, singing from house to house. A good-luck coin is baked into a loaf of bread to bestow fortune on its finder in the coming year.

Lake Bled Slovenia
Lake Bled, Bled Castle, and the town of Bled are popular with local and international tourists to Slovenia

Traditional Slovenian Dress - Male Slovenian National Clothing
Male traditional costumes from Slovenia usually feature a white shirt, vest, cropped pants, and accessories.

Slovenian Traditional Wedding Bread - Wedding Bread from Slovenia
The wedding bread is one of Slovenia's marriage customs.

Dragons of Ljubljana - Slovenia's Capital Associated with Dragons
The dragon is the symbol of Ljubljana, Slovenia's capital.

Idrija Lace from Slovenia - Slovenia Traditional Craft
Lace from Idrija is a special Slovenian tradition.

Slovenian Traditional Dish - Slovenian Gibanica
Slovenian gibanica is a layered pastry that can contain various fillings.

Lipizzan - Lipizzaner - Lipican Horse - Horse from Slovenia
The Lipizzaner horse is the only horse breed to originate in Slovenia

Slovenian Culture 101 in Photos
View a photo of Slovenia's flag and learn about the symbols and colors depicted on this national emblem.

Traditional Female Slovenian National Clothing
Female Slovenian traditional dress exhibits particular characteristics, such as a white blouse, belt or sash, and skirt.

Opanke - Slovenian Traditional Sandals
Traditional Slovenian footwear is called opanke.

Weather and Events for Budapest in November
Budapest in November. Information for November travel to Budapest - weather, events, and tips. November guide for Budapest travel.

Weather, Events, and Tips for Budapest in October
Budapest in October - Get information for October travel to Budapest - weather, events, and tips. October guide for Budapest travel.

Bulgaria's History - Thrace
Thrace existed on the land that is Bulgaria today

Traditional Bulgarian Dolls - Bulgarian Folk Art
Handmade Bulgarian dolls are excellent examples of folk craft in Bulgaria.

Bulgarian Feta Cheese - Sirene
Bulgarian feta cheese is called sirene.

Bulgarian Orthodox Church
The Bulgarian Orthodox Church has millions of members in Bulgaria and worldwide

Folk Dress of Bulgaria- Bulgarian Culture Photos
The folk dress of Bulgaria is brightly colored and embroidered with folk motifs. Traditional costumes are worn during festivals and holidays, as well as by dance and song troupes that preserve Bulgarian culture.

Baba Marta - The Giving of Martenitsa on March 1
The first of March is called Baba Marta, and is marked by the giving of Bulgarian martenitsa.

Bulgarian Christmas Eve Feast - Christmas Bulgaria Features Traditional Foods
Bulgarian Christmas Eve is marked with a special Christmas dinner.

Bulgarian Traditional Pottery - Troyan Pottery
Troyan pottery features traditional Bulgarian designs.

Bulgarian Culture 101 in Photos
Bulgarian Culture in Photos - Photo Gallery of Bulgarian traditions and cultural items

Bulgarian Easter - Easter is an Importan Holiday in Bulgaria
Red eggs are popular symbols of Easter in Bulgaria.

Grand Market Hall Budapest Top Floor - Hungarian Souvenirs, Folk Crafts, and Embroidery
On the top floor of the Grand Market Hall in Budapest, find clothing embroidered in the Hungarian style, handmade souvenirs, organic soaps, and more. The Great Market Hall is one of the best places to find gifts for yourself and your family.

History of the Central Market Hall - Well-Established Market in Budapest
The History of the Central Market Hall is a part of its charm. This famous and well-established Budapest market isn't a modern mall or shopping center; it's a part of a tradition that spans generations.

Shopping at Budapest's Great Market Hall
Shopping at Budapest's Great Market Hall. Get info about info for Budapest's Great Market Hall, where you can try Hungarian delicacies and shop for tranditional, folk, and handmade crafts.

Great Hall Indoor Market Ground Floor - Hungarian Food and Drink
The ground floor of the Great Hall Indoor Market is where you'll find a range of Hungarian treats, from pastries to sausages, as well as local wine and other alcoholic beverages.

Weather and Events for Budapest in January
If you're traveling to Budapest in January, know that the weather will be chilly and the tourist numbers low. What better way to explore some of Budapest's best indoor attractions?

Weather and Events for Budapest in February
Taste a Hungarian specialty in Budapest in February or get romantic in this European city perfect for lovers. February is an excellent month for visiting Budapest!

Weather and Events for Budapest in December
Traveling to Budapest in December? Get tips about weather and events for Budapest travel in December.

Main Square in Old Town Bratislava - Hlavne Namestie
The heart of Old Town Bratislava is its main square. Markets and festivals draw crowds while the variety of architectural styles sets an Old World mood.

Slovak National Theater - Opera House in Bratislava
The Slovak National Theater was established in the building of the same name in the 1920s. The opera house still serves as a major attraction even though the Slovak National Theater also operates out of modern facilities.

Bratislava's Novy Most - New Bridge with UFO Bar
Bratislava's Novy Most - New Bridge with UFO Bar

Bratislava's Sculptures - Statues and Monuments in Old Town
Seek out Bratislava's whimsical sculptures when you explore Old Town. You'll meet some interesting characters and get fun photos for your travel album!

Franciscan Church - Bratislava's Oldest Church
The Franciscan Church in Bratislava is its oldest church. View the interior when mass isn't being held.

Primate's Palace - Historic Bratislava Sight
Bratislava's Primate's Palace was the location for the signing of the Treaty of Pressburg, which saw the end of the Holy Roman Empire. It's now open to visitors.

Bratislava Old Town Hall - Historic Center of City Life
Bratislava's Old Town hall is a main sight on the central square. A combination of several buildings, it is one of the oldest structures in Bratislava's historic district.

St. Michael's Gate - Bratislava's Medieval Northside Entrance
St. Michael's Gate is a major feature of Bratislava's old town and once served as an entry into the city. It now contains exhibits on weaponry and fortifications.

St. Martin's Cathedral - Bratislava's Coronation Church
St. Martin's Cathedral saw the coronation of Hungarian royalty. Its history is inextricably linked to Bratislava's history and development.

Bratislava Castle - Main Castle of Slovakia's Capital City
Bratislava Castle overlooks the old town and is now a museum. Explore the castle and its grounds to learn more about Bratislava's history and culture.

Tour of Old Bratislava's Sightseeing Attractions
View photos of and learn more about Old Town Bratislava's sights. These sightseeing attractions in Bratislava are must-sees! Palaces, cathedrals, squares, sculptures, and more.

Eastern European Climate Information
Eastern Europe Weather: Temperatures and Rainfall - Get temps and rainfall for Eastern Europe. Precipitation, averages, highs and lows.

Moscow Travel - Travel to Moscow Russia
Travel to Moscow, Russia - Moscow is the cultural center of Russia and one of Russia's most popular travel destinations. Moscow travel tips, photos, reviews.

Russia Travel - Travel to Russia
Start your travel research to Russia here! Russia travel, including Moscow travel, St. Petersburg travel, Siberia travel. Russia travel in photos, Russia tips, Russia reviews.

Hotels in Russia
Get your information about hotels in various Russian cities here.

St. Petersburg Travel - Travel St. Petersburg Russia
Next to Moscow, St. Petersburg is one of Russia's most popular travel destinations. Travel to St. Petersburg to experience this

Russia Travel Practicalities - Practicalities for Travel to Russia
Russia Travel Practicalities - Practicalities for Travel to Russia

Sochi Travel - Travel to Sochi for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games
Sochi Travel - Travel to Sochi for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games

Seasonal Travel Russia - Russia Seasonal Travel
Seasonal Travel Russia - Russia Seasonal Travel

Russian Cities - Great Destinations Throughout Russia
Think beyond the cities of Moscow and St. Petersburg on your next visit to Russia. Russia's cities--from small towns to major metropolises--all have something to offer the traveler in seek of sights, culture, nightlife, and the natural diversity of Russia's people.

Russian Easter - Traditions and Customs
Easter celebrations in Russia include the decoration of eggs, family gatherings with lots of food, and Easter church services.

Faberge Eggs in Russia - Royal Egg Hunt
Faberge eggs are connected to the tradition of gifting Easter eggs in Russia and tell a particular chapter in Russian history.

Ded Moroz, the Russian Santa Claus
Ded Moroz, the Russian Santa - Learn about Russia's Santa Claus

One Day in Riga - Suggestions for a Short Stay
Do you have only one day to spend in Riga? Make the most of a few hours in the Latvian capital city by seeing its old town viewing the Art Nouveau district.

Photo Tours of Prague and the Czech Republic
Photo Galleries, Photo Tours, and Pictures of Prague and the Czech Republic

Czech Garnets
Czech Garnets. Eastern Europe Travel.

Czech Culture in Photos - Food, Costumes, CRafts
Photos of Czech culture reveal world-renowned flavors, collectable arts and crafts, and symbols of the long history of this territory.

Czech Republic's History with Slovakia
Czech Republic's History with Slovakia

Prague - The Heart of the Czech Republic
Prague - The Heart of the Czech Republic

Pilsner Beer - Pilsener Beer
Pilsner Beer - Pilsener Beer. Eastern Europe Travel.

Czech Folk Costume
Czech Folk Costume. Eastern Europe Travel.

Czech Traditional Food
Czech Traditional Food. Eastern Europe Travel.

Czech Puppets
Czech Puppets. Eastern Europe Travel.

Art Nouveau and the Czech Republic
Art Nouveau and the Czech Republic

Eastern Europe Culture Photos - Customs, Crafts, Costumes
View the culture of Eastern Europe through this series of photo galleries, which show images of traditions, costumes, crafts, and holidays.

Southeastern Europe and Bulgarian Travel
Balkan Travel - Everything you need to know about Balkan Travel and Travel to Southeastern Europe

Albania Travel - Travel to Albania
Albania Travel - Travel to Albania

Montenegro Travel - Travel to Montenegro
Montenegro Travel - Travel to Montenegro

Easter in Serbia - Traditions and Rituals
Serbian Easter traditions incorporate egg decoration, the observation of Good Friday, and family gathering together over a holiday dinner.

Slovakia Easter Traditions - Pouring Water and Decorated Eggs
Easter in Slovakia is marked by rituals where one person whips or pours water on another. A special meal is also important to this holiday.

Prague Torture Museum - A Gruesome Attraction
Visit Prague's Torture Museum, where instruments of torture are on display for visitors to see.

Where Is Prague? - Find Prague's Location on a Map
You may have heard of Prague but can't find it on a map. Where Is Prague? The Czech capital city's location is easy to find if you know where to look.

Estonia Travel - Travel to Estonia
Estonia Travel - Travel to Estonia

Tallinn Travel - Visit Estonia's Capital City
Tallinn, Estonia's capital city, is a major destination in the Baltics. Tour its old town for interesting sightseeing opportunities or visit during on of its annual festivals, including a Christmas market that lasts through most of December. Tallinn is unlike the other Baltic capital cities, so make sure to include it in your itinerary!

Budapest Travel - Travel to Budapest
Budapest Travel - Travel to Budapest

East Europe Seasonal Travel - Seasonal Travel for East Europe
East Europe Seasonal Travel - Seasonal Travel for East Europe

Latvia Travel - Travel to Latvia
Latvia Travel - Travel to Latvia

Warsaw Travel - Travel to Warsaw
Warsaw Travel - Travel to Warsaw

Croatia Travel - Travel to Croatia
Croatia Travel - Travel to Croatia

Prague Seasonal Travel and Holidays - Prague Seasonal Travel
Prague Seasonal Travel and Holidays - Prague Seasonal Travel

Slovenia Travel - Travel to Slovenia
Slovenia Travel - Travel to Slovenia

Moscow Seasonal Travel - Seasonal Travel for Moscow, Russia
Moscow Seasonal Travel - Seasonal Travel for Moscow, Russia

Russian Culture and Travel Words - Learn Meanings of Russian Words
Learn the meanings of some words you'll hear while traveling to Russia or studying Russian culture. What's a samovar? What do you do with a fortochka? And how do you pronounce babushka?

Hungary Travel
Hungary Travel - Everything you need to know about Hungary Travel

Romania Travel
Romania Travel - Everything you need to know about Romania Travel

Russian Culture - Culture of Russia
Russian Culture - Culture of Russia

Baltic Travel: Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia
Baltic Travel - Everything you need to know about Travel to the Baltic Nations - Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia

Moscow Monthly Guides - Travel Planners for Each Month in Moscow
Whatever month of the year you plan to travel to Moscow, these travel planners will help you prepare for weather, events, and how to pack your bags. You'll also get information on events and receive tips for enjoying your visit to the fullest.

Prague Christmas Travel
Travel to Prague during Christmas is guaranteed to be memorable. Visit the Christmas market on Old Town Square, attend Christmas concerts, and view the city aglow with holiday decorations.

Prague Festivals
Annual Festivals in Prague range from those that center around food and drink to thematic and cultural celebrations. Attending a festival in Prague will make your visit unique and allow you to participate in local traditions.

Winter in Eastern Europe
Travel to Eastern Europe in winter and you're in for a special treat and unique travel memories. Winter holidays and festivals, complete with decorations and smells and flavors of the season, light up old town centers and showcase annual traditions.

Holidays in Vilnius - Festivals and Celebrations in the Lithuanian Capital
Vilnius celebrates holidays throughout the year, and a calendar of events accompanies each season. Enjoy markets, festivals, concerts, and decorations appropriate to each holiday celebrated in Lithuania.

Vilnius Museums and Galleries - Art and History in the Lithuania Capital
Vilnius' museums and galleries introduce visitors to its art and history, both which are essential to understanding Lithuania life and culture.

Food and Drink in Vilnius - Restaurants and Bars in the Lithuanian capital
Vilnius' restaurant and bar scene is evolving. From traditional cuisine to modern wine bars to vegetarian and raw food dining, Vilnius isn't short on gustatory options.

Croatia's Islands - Travel and Culture in the Adriatic
Croatia's islands boast an incredible number of sunny days per year, unique culture expressed in events and traditional crafts, and cuisine that is based on local, fresh ingredients.

St. Petersburg Royal Palaces - Russian Palaces In or Near Petersburg
Visiting the royal Russian palaces of the St. Petersburg reveals the riches of the tsars, precious art, and the romance of a bygone era. Visit these palaces in or near St. Petersburg.

Warsaw Sights - What to See in Poland's Capital
Sightseeing in Warsaw is easy and fun to do. Warsaw's sights will lead visitors through the city's history and culture and show them Poland's capital from a variety of vantage points.

Seasonal Warsaw Travel
Warsaw travel will vary someone depending upon season, which means that seasonal festivals an holidays can contribute to a unique, memorable visit. Check annual events calendars to see what's on during the time of your stay in the Polish capital city.

Croatia's Cities and Towns - Destinations in Croatia
Croatia's diversity means that its towns and cities each offer something special. From Roman ruins to medieval churches, the sights of Croatia are concentrated in its urban areas. However, when you visit Croatia's cities, you'll also encounter local wines, special souvenirs, and city-specific events.

Riga Travel - Information for Visitors to the Latvian Capital
Riga is Latvia's capital city. Here, the medieval Old Town, Art Nouveau architectural beauties, seasonal markets, and more tempt visitors. Enjoy your stay in Riga!

Dubrovnik Travel Information - Visit the Pearl of the Adriatic
Dubrovnik, on Croatia's Dalmatian Coast, is a must-see city with its walled old city and tourist-friendly atmosphere. Drink wine, sunbathe, enjoy local cuisine, shop for souvenirs, or just enjoy the serenity of the blue waters that lap at the sides of Dubrovnik's fortifications.

Zagreb Travel Information - Articles About the City of Zagreb
Find articles and information about travel to Zagreb, Croatia's capital city. Find out what you should see and how you should spend your time, as well as what travel practicalities you should be aware of.

Month-By-Month Guides for Eastern Europe - Monthly Travel Planners
Find out what to expect from major cities in each of the 12 months of year. Get information on annual events and holidays, average weather patterns, and necessary items to include in your luggage.

Ljubljana Travel - Practical Information for a Visit to Ljubljana
Ljubljana is Slovenia's capital city and an exciting travel destination. Walk along the willow-lined canals and enjoy the European pace of life in this historic city of dragons.

Budapest Seasonal Travel - Holidays and Annual Events
Experience Budapest during special times of year when holiday traditions and decorations enliven the city. Celebrate Christmas or New Year's, or enjoy the Easter-time market.

Pictures of Eastern Europe's Holidays
View photos of Eastern Europe's holidays and traditions. These pictures will show you decoration-bedecked cities and customs in action.

Russian Folk Art, Traditional Handicrafts, and Souvenirs
Looking for something special to take with you from Russia? Consider a handmade souvenir or folk art, or a piece of Russian culture that you can use in your home.

Russian Holiday Traditions - Annual Festivals and Holy Days
Russians observe and celebrate annual traditions with their origins in the past. Learn about Christmas and other holy days and feast days and what customs surround these days.

Monthly Events Calendars for Eastern Europe
Monthly Events Calendars for Eastern Europe

Wine Travel Hungary - Regions and Tourism
Discover Hungary's wine tourism industry and get an introduction to the regions and types of wine, including Bull's Blood and Tokaji, produced here.

Poland's Regions
Each region in Poland has its own history, heritage, and culture. Explore the various regions of Poland to get a sense of the diversity of this country and how its cuisines, national costumes, and folklore differs from north to south, east to west.

Poznan Travel
Poznan, with its numerous sights, excellent restaurants, and lively nightlife make it a must-visit destination in Wielkopolska, or Greater Poland. Poznan saw the birth of Polish Catholicism and its history dates back to the beginning of the Polish state.

Transylvania Travel
Explore Transylvania, a region in Romania with a complex and multi-ethnic history. Transylvania is a territory that encompasses major destination cities and enjoys a literary association with Bram Stoker's Dracula.

Eastern Europe Travel
Eastern European Travel - Travel to Eastern Europe

Slovakia Travel - Travel to Slovakia
Slovakia Travel - Travel to Slovakia

How to Pack Glass Bottles in Luggage
Pack glass bottles of wine, beer, or other alcoholic beverage safely in your luggage when you travel home from abroad.

All Saints' Day - Poland and Lithuania
Poland and Lithuania's All Saints' and All Souls' Day are much different than Halloween, though they share a similar time on the annual calendar.

Learn About Traditional Foods From Russia
Try some of these Russian traditional foods and know what to expect when you sit down to dine in Moscow, St. Petersburg, or another Russian city.

Krakow Travel - Travel to Krakow, Poland
Krakow Travel - Travel to Krakow, Poland

Krakow Season by Season - Winter through Summer
What season is best for travel to Krakow? Whether you choose fall, summer, spring, or winter, Krakow is full of cultural and sightseeing potential.

Riga Black Balsam - A Unique Latvian Beverage
Riga Black Balsam is a dark-as-midnight liqueur that combines surprising flavors into an even more surprisingly potent drink.

St. Petersburg, Russia's Window to the West
St. Petersburg, Russia is the imperial home of the tsars and an exciting cultural destination for travelers.

Before You Go: What to Pack
These items are essential for travel to Eastern and East Central Europe: remember them and travel easy.

Hungarian Palinka - Fruit Brandy From Hungary
Learn about palinka and enjoy Hungarian fruit brandy on your next visit to Budapest or another great destination in Hungary.

Absinthe in Prague - The "Green Fairy"
Sampling absinthe is a part of many travelers' Prague experience. Learn what you need to know about absinthe - the green fairy - in the Czech capital city.

Krakow in Winter - December, January, and February
Winter travel to Krakow offers unique advantages, with cultural activities in December, January and February that can't be experienced any other time of year.

Poland in Spring - March, April May
Springtime in Poland, during March, April, or May, means Easter celebrations and a wide array of festivals and celebrations.

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Krakow in Spring - March, April May
Krakow during the spring season offers opportunities to experience Polish Easter and related events and traditions. Warming weather also makes for excellent sightseeing.

Top 10 Safety Tips for Hitchhiking in Eastern Europe
Follow these safety tips if you find yourself having to hitchhike in the region of Eastern Europe.

Budapest Weather: Temperatures and Rainfall
Average temperatures and rainfall for Budapest weather. Highs and lows, precipitation levels for each month.

Best Packing Practices for Travel to Eastern Europe
Pack smart when you travel to Eastern Europe. These best packing tips and practices will mean that you have enough room for the things you need as well as your souvenirs.

Moscow Attractions for Children - Kids' Attractions in Moscow
If you're taking your children with you to Moscow, you might be wondering where to take them. What attractions are child-appropriate in Moscow? Children's attractions in Moscow can be a bit difficult to identify, but this list will get you started.

Croatia Carnival - Karneval or Maškare in Croatia
Carnival, Karneval or Maškare in Croatia is a pre-Lenten festival that includes the wearing of masks and the burning of an effigy. It takes place throughout the country.

Prague Pickpocket Tips - Avoid Getting Robbed in the Czech Capital
Avoid pickpockets when you travel to Prague, and use these tips to keep yourself, your money, and your belongings safe when you sight-see in the Czech capital.

Budapest Month By Month - Travel Guides January To December
These monthly guides for Budapest travel January through December offer information about Budapest weather and events for each month of the year.

Folk Instruments from Hungary - Double Flute
The double flute is a regional Hungarian folk instrument. Hear traditional instruments at folk music and dance performances.

Flag of Hungary - Red, White, and Green Tricolor
Do you know what Hungary's flag looks like? This tricolor flag symbolizes values important to Hungary's nationhood.

Terror House Museum in Hungary - TerrorHaus
The Terror House Museum in Hungary remembers those who perished under authoritarian regimes.

Coat of Arms of Hungary
The coat of arms of Hungary can be seen in its current forms and in older forms throughout Hungary.

Hungarian Traditional Costume - Folk Dress of Hungary
Traditional dress from Hungary is still worn for weddings and other special occasions. Colorful and richly embroidered, Hungarian folk dress is as beautiful as it is historically significant.

Folk Embroidery from Hungary
Hungarian folk embroidery is an important part of Hungarian culture. Visitors to Hungary can purchase embroidered souvenirs such as shawls and blouses.

Wine Tradition in Hungary es
Wine sampling and wine tours bring many visitors to Hungary each year. Taste deep red wines or sweet white wines and learn about the long tradition of wine production in this country.

Gourmet Paprika from Hungary
Hungarian paprika is an essential element to Hungarian food. This spice lends both color and flavor to dishes such as goulash soup.

Hungarian Goulash
Goulash is a hearty dish and one of Hungary's national dishes. Seasoned with paprika and full of vegetables and meat, it's a meal in and of itself.

Hungarian Viszla - Traditional Hunting Dog
Viszlas are Hungary's traditional breed of hunting dog that accompanied Magyars in their pursuit of game.

Top Romantic Destinations in Eastern Europe
Celebrate an anniversary, make new memories, or renew your vows in these romantic destinations in Eastern Europe.

Eastern Europe in March - Travel to the Region in Early Spring
Get weather and events information for March travel to Eastern Europe's top destination cities. Festivals, holidays, what to pack, and tips help you plan for your early spring visit.

All About Moscow, Capital City of Russia
Moscow, Russia's capital city, is an important historic, tourist, and business center and offers plenty of sights for travelers to take in.

Eastern European Foods
Foods of Eastern Europe - Dining Out and Eastern European Foods

Types of Alcoholic Beverages in Eastern Europe
Eastern Europe produces a wide range of types of alcoholic beverages, many of them regional.

Ukraine Travel - Travel in Ukraine
Ukraine Travel - Travel in Ukraine

Rakia - Southeastern Europe's Fruit Brandy
Rakia, made from fruit, is a strong alcoholic beverage from Southeastern Europe. Strong traditions dictate its production and role in hospitality.

Horilka - Alcoholic Spirit from Ukraine
Try Ukraine's strong alcoholic beverage, horilka, a spirit made from grain or rye.

The Best Times to Travel to Prague
Can't decide when you should travel to Prague? Use this guide to find the best time to travel to Prague for your personality and travel needs. Each season has its pros and cons.

Dubrovnik in December - Weather and Events for Dubrovnik in December
learn what to expect from December travel to Dubrovnik, including events, tips, and average temperatures. Christmas events and mild temperatures recommend Dubrovnik for winter travel.

Lithuania Facts and Information
Lithuania facts and information for visitors. Facts about Lithuania in the Baltic region of Europe. Travel facts, demographic facts, facts about culture and history.

Warsaw in September - Weather, Events, and Tips
Warsaw in September. Get information about weather and events in Warsaw in September.

June - Budapest Monthly Weather and Events
Budapest in June. Get information about weather and events for June travel to Budapest.

Hungary Facts and Information - World Atlas
Hungary Facts and information for visitors. Basic Hungary facts, Hungary travel facts, and facts about culture and history.

Karlstein Castle, Southwest of Prague
Karlstein Castle, Southwest of Prague

Prague Tour - Sightseeing Through Pictures
Tour Prague by horse-drawn carriage for something romantic, or explore the city using transportation. Can't make it Prague? View it through pictures.

National Museum, New Town Prague - Prague National Museum
National Museum, New Town Prague

National Museum Interior, New Town Prague
National Museum Interior, New Town Prague

No. 22 Golden Lane, Kafka's Sister's House, Prague - Home of Kafka
No. 22 Golden Lane, Kafka's Sister's House, Prague

Make a Wish on the Charles Bridge - Charles Bridge Tradition
Make a Wish on the Charles Bridge

German Embassy, Lesser Quarter Prague
German Embassy, Lesser Quarter Prague

Petrin Hill Observatory, Petrin, Prague
Petrin Hill Observatory, Petrin, Prague

Municipal House, Old Town Prague
Municipal House, Old Town Prague

The Dancing Building, New Town Prague - Fred and Ginger
The Dancing Building, also known as Fred and Ginger, is an intriguing Prague monument. If you can included it on a walking tour, do so. The building is more impressive in person!

Arbat Street Moscow - Important Moscow Landmark
Arbat Sreet, or the Old Arbat, and the Arbat District, are an integral part of the Moscow urban landscape and a required stop on your sightseeing tour of the Russian capital city.

St. Basil's Cathedral - Moscow's Colorful Symbol
The multi-colored onion domes of St. Basil's Cathedral in Moscow, Russia are one of the country's symbols. This landmark on Red Square is also a popular attraction for visitors.

Where Is Croatia in Europe?
Where Is Croatia? - Discover Croatia's location and easily find this country on a map. Information about nearby bodies of water and neighboring countries is also included.

Bulgaria Facts and Information
Bulgaria facts and information for visitors. Facts and information about Bulgaria in Southeastern Europe. Travel facts, demographic facts, facts about history an culture.

Hungarian Alcoholic Beverages - Spirits from Hungary
Sample beer, wine, and spirits from Hungary when you travel to this Central European country. Alcoholic beverages are available in bars, restaurants, pubs, and supermarkets.

Presidential Palace Poland - Presidential Palace Poland
Presidential Palace Poland - Presidential Palace Poland

Mirow Castle, Poland - Poland's Mirow Castle
Poland's Mirow Castle is now in ruins, but visitors can imagine the size and stateliness of this structure from walking the castle grounds.

Ogrodzieniec Castle, Poland - About Ogrodzieniec Castle, Poland
Ogrodzieniec Castle, Poland - About Ogrodzieniec Castle, Poland

Radzyn Castle, Poland - About Radzyn Castle
Radzyn Castle, Poland - About Radzyn Castle

Czocha Castle, Poland - About Czocha Castle, Poland
Czocha Castle, Poland - About Czocha Castle, Poland

Sandomierz Castle, Poland - About Sandomierz Castle, Poland
Sandomierz Castle, Poland - About Sandomierz Castle, Poland

Chojnik Castle, Poland - About Chojnik Castle
Chojnik Castle, Poland. Eastern Europe Travel.

Krzyztopor Castle, Poland
Krzyztopor Castle, Poland. Eastern Europe Travel.

Reszel Castle Poland - Poland's Reszel Castle
Reszel Castle now keeps rooms for visitors and hosts art exhibitions.

Moszna Castle Hotel Poland
Poland's Moszna Castle is a huge residence from the 1600s that now acts as a hotel.

Olsztyn Castle Poland
Olsztyn Castle exists in two versions: the old one, now in ruins, and the new one, which is a museum.

Raciazek Castle Poland
Explore the ruins of Raciazek Castle.

Rogalin Palace Poland
Rogalin Palace is a part of Poznan's national museum and is situated within a park.

Wawel Castle Poland - About Poland's Wawel Castle
Wawel Castle is Poland's most famous castle complex and contains museums, chapels, and gift shops.

Wilanow Palace Poland - About Wilanow Palace Poland
Wilanow Palace Poland - About Wilanow Palace Poland

Ukrainian Embroidery - Traditional Ukrainian Embroidery and Rushnyki
Rushnyki are traditional embroidered Ukrainian cloths that are still a part of Ukrainian culture. Their patterns, symbols, and colors keep threads of Ukrainian heritage alive.

Seaside and Lakeside Castle Hotels in Poland
Waterfront Castle and Palace Hotels in Poland - Lakeside and Seaside Castle Hotels Poland

Shopping Malls and Department Stores in Prague
Shopaholics will find plenty of shopping malls and department stores in Prague to quench their thirst for designer goods, local products, clothing, and more. Find out where the best Prague malls are located and what times they're open.

Ljubljana - Slovenia's Capital
About Slovenia's Capital, Ljubljana - Discover what Ljubljana has to offer to travelers. Slovenia's capital is a center for culture, seasonal celebrations, and more.

Vegetarian Prague Restaurants and Food - Vegetarian Cuisine Prague
Looking for vegetarian restaurants and other meatless options in Prague? Use this guide as a starting point to enjoying vegetarian food in the Czech capital city.

Russian Antiques Shops on the Web
Russian Antiques Shops on the Web - Resources for purchasing Russian Antiques

Top Ten Nightclubs in St. Petersburg, Russia
Fill your St. Petersburg nights with music and dance at these 10 clubs.

Prague Clubs - Dance Clubs, Music Clubs, and Bars in Prague
Prague's lively nightlife means that there are plenty of dance clubs, music venues, and bars for locals, expats, and visitors to mix, mingle, and party till past dawn. Prague clubs are many and varied - this article discusses some of the best!

Hermitage Museum Guide - Plan Your Trip to the State Hermitage Museum
Plan your trip to the State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg, Russia. This museum rivals the Louvre and contains exquisite collections of Russian an international art through the ages.

Croatia Castles in Photos - Photos of Croatia Castles
Croatia Castles in Photos - Photos of Croatia Castles

Kamerlengo Castle Croatia - Croatia's Kamerlengo Castle
Kamerlengo Castle Croatia - Croatia's Kamerlengo Castle

Trakoscan Castle Croatia - Croatia's Trakoscan Castle
Trakoscan Castle Croatia - Croatia's Trakoscan Castle

Veliki Tabor Castle Croatia - Croatia's Veliki Tabor Castle
Veliki Tabor Castle Croatia - Croatia's Veliki Tabor Castle

Medvedgrad Castle Croatia - Croatia's Medvegrad Castle
Medvedgrad Castle Croatia - Croatia's Medvegrad Castle

Varazdin Castle Croatia - Croatia's Varazdin Castle
Varazdin Castle Croatia - Croatia's Varazdin Castle

Ribnik Castle Croatia - Croatia's Ribnik Castle
Ribnik Castle Croatia - Croatia's Ribnik Castle

Ozalj Castle Croatia - Croatia's Ozalj Castle
Ozalj Castle Croatia - Croatia's Ozalj Castle

Nehaj Castle Croatia - Croatia's Nehaj Castle
Nehaj Castle Croatia - Croatia's Nehaj Castle

Campsites in Prague - Prague's Camp Sites
Campsites in Prague - Looking for Prague camp sites? If you're into camping or simply want to save some money, consider staying at a Prague campground.

Karlstejn Castle - Easy Prague Day Trip
Karlstejn Castle was once the fortress that protected the Czech crown jewels. Tour the ancient Karlstejn castle for a peek into the history of the Bohemian lands.

Latvian Prison Hotel and Museum - Karosta Prison in Latvia
The Karosta Prison Hotel and Museum in Latvia recreates an authentic experience for adventurous travelers. Spend the night behind bars!

Celica Prison Hostel in Ljubljana - Stay Overnight in Jail Cells
The Celica Hostel was once a prison, but artists have injected it with new life, creativity giving it a brand new personality.

Papercutting in Eastern Europe
Papercutting is especially popular in Ukraine, Lithuania, Poland, and Belarus. Regional variations and techniques reveal the creativity of the artists and their traditional heritage.

Slovakia Trivia - Did You Know?
Slovakia trivia is an introduction to interesting information about the country of Slovakia and travel there. Slovakia is a land of castles and natural beauty with historical and cultural connections to nearby countries.

Slovenia Trivia - Surprising Information
Slovenia trivia may surprise you with its deep-seated traditions and connection to legends and history, from centuries-old wine vines, to dragons, caves, and royal horses.

Winter Travel Eastern Europe - What to Do in Winter
Winter travel Eastern Europe offers plenty of opportunity for things to do. Activities such as discovering local culture or enjoying snow sports are only some of the options.

Eastern Europe in Photos - Picture Galleries of Eastern Europe
This collection of photos of Eastern Europe include picture galleries and photo tours of Prague, Moscow, Poland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Latvia, Estnia, Romania, Slovenia, Czech Republic and more.

Easter Eggs from the Czech Republic - Decorated Eggs
Easter Eggs from the Czech Republic make excellent souvenirs and gifts. Called kraslice, Czech decorated Easter eggs tell a story about the Czech Republic's holiday traditions.