Eastern Europe has many countries of the past Russian ruling. Countries including the Baltics, Balkans, but also Poland, Slovak, Czech, Russia, Ukraine and Belarus are in Eastern Europe. In these countries you still find big variety in cultures but compared to western Europe you see a great difference. Great thing is the eastern countries are cheap compared to the western countries for traveling.
I have been to Moscow now several times and have seen most of the interesting places in Moscow. This year I decided to go with a business partner on a day trip from Moscow to Sergiev Posad to see the Trinity Lavra of St. Sergius, [read more]