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.
Budapest full of history and also called the Paris of the East. In former times two towns Buda and Pest each on one side of the Danube later joined to Budapest. A 5 day city trip was enough to explore the full city which is [read more]