5 Reasons Why I Recommend Visiting Eastern and Central Europe


Sunset in Bratislava, Slovakia

Only a few countries of the former Eastern Bloc have become popular tourist destinations after the end of the Cold War. At the beginning of my trip around the world, I spent 6 weeks traveling through Eastern and Central Europe. Here are 5 reasons why I think more travelers should visit the post-communist East.

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What Is It Like to Visit North Korea?


Kim Il-sung Square, Pyongyang.

When people ask me about my previous travels, there’s one destination that generates more interest than all the others: North Korea. I visited the country exactly one year ago, so now is a good time for me to look back and share my experiences.

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