Romania is a land of great natural beauty. The terrain is more or less equally distributed between mountains, hills and plateaus and plains.
Romanians are not to be confused with the Romani people also referred to as Roma or Gypsies, whose name is thought to derive from domba - a man of low cast living by singing and music - attested in Classical Sanskrit.
With countless natural wonders and interesting historical sites, one of the best ways to travel the length and breadth of Romania is by road. Unfortunately, road conditions in Romania are poor.
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Despite the chilling events which occurred at Chernobyl and Pripyat in 1986, many travelers visit the area each year. Here are our tips on how to see this radioactive region safely.
Poland has a few necessary entry requirements and local laws to be aware of. Here's everything you need to know before you go.
A trip to Russia can be filled with exciting adventures, delectable cuisine and amazing memories. Find out how to stay healthy while expriencing all the country has to offer.
Russia offers travelers a unique culture, architecture and traditions however it does have its social issues. Here's what you need to go before you go.
Russia has plenty of public transport so travelers can immerse themselves in the local culture and history. We take a look at how to get around safely.
Many of Poland's roads are narrow and potholed – here's everything road-tripping travelers need to know before taking to the streets in a rental car.
Watch out for fake cops, dodgy taxi drivers, pickpockets and these crafty con artists when you go to Poland.