Category Archives: Central & Eastern Europe

46 Absolutely Amazing Places to Visit in Moscow, Russia

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Moscow, Russia is one of the coolest and most interesting places in the world to visit.  There are many touristy places to visit in Moscow and this guide will showcase some of the Russian capital’s highlights. It also will detail other, more obscure things to do in Moscow.  Absolutely Amazing Places to Visit in Moscow, […]

10 Off-the-Path Places in the Baltic Countries That You Must Visit

I have been a long time fan of the Baltic countries.  I have spent several months of my life traveling throughout the region, but like any traveler, I have my favorite spots and I always venture back to those familiar places. Interestingly enough, many people venture to this area of Northern Europe to hit up […]

Estonia Itinerary: Making the Most of One Week in Estonia

Kuressaare Castle in Saaremaa, Estonia

Are you planning on spending one week in Estonia? This Estonia itinerary will help you plan your trip to the northernmost Baltic state. You’ll spend time exploring Tallinn, but you will also get to discover lesser-known regions and towns. Head to Saaremaa, Estonia’s biggest island, and relax on the beach in Pärnu. You’ll also get […]

Forgotten Memories of the Abandoned Amusement Park in Elektrenai

Elektrenai. Even the name sounds pretty cool despite my inability to let it truly roll off of the tongue as if I were Lithuanian.  By the time I ended up visiting the abandoned amusement park in Elektrenai, Lithuania in March 2018, a place I had only heard about from a Finnish friend living in Vilnius […]