Inspiration

Stay at Tbilisi’s industrial chic hotel-cum-cultural hub set in a former printing house | The Escapist

Stay at Tbilisi’s industrial chic hotel-cum-cultural hub set in a former printing house | The Escapist

A family-run guesthouse in Armenia’s picturesque Dilijan National Park | The Escapist

A family-run guesthouse in Armenia’s picturesque Dilijan National Park | The Escapist

5 minute guide to Kraków: Poland’s second city has a medieval heart and a future-forward culture

5 minute guide to Kraków: Poland’s second city has a medieval heart and a future-forward culture

5 minute guide to Vilnius: spooky cemeteries and cosy pubs in Lithuania’s capital

5 minute guide to Vilnius: spooky cemeteries and cosy pubs in Lithuania’s capital

5-minute guide to Bucharest: monumental opulence meets buzzing artistic vibes in Romania’s capital

5-minute guide to Bucharest: monumental opulence meets buzzing artistic vibes in Romania’s capital

Admire the brightly painted Dungan Mosque near the serene Lake Issyk-Kul | The Escapist

Admire the brightly painted Dungan Mosque near the serene Lake Issyk-Kul | The Escapist

In the outskirts of Budapest, explore the park stuffed full of Communist-era statues | The Escapist

In the outskirts of Budapest, explore the park stuffed full of Communist-era statues | The Escapist

Discover Poland’s coastal delights with our guide to Gdańsk, Gdynia, and Sopot

Discover Poland’s coastal delights with our guide to Gdańsk, Gdynia, and Sopot

Dance inside the ancient Georgian fortress getting ready to hold its first ever rave

Dance inside the ancient Georgian fortress getting ready to hold its first ever rave

The world’s first international cable car will whisk you away from Russia into China

The world’s first international cable car will whisk you away from Russia into China

Beyond Riga: as young Latvians start to leave the capital, where will the nation’s next hotspot be?

Beyond Riga: as young Latvians start to leave the capital, where will the nation’s next hotspot be?

These are the most unusual New East places you need to visit in 2019

These are the most unusual New East places you need to visit in 2019

This Airbnb rental is designed to look like a set from HBO’s Chernobyl

This Airbnb rental is designed to look like a set from HBO’s Chernobyl

Go rooftop glamping in Moscow and see the city from new heights

Go rooftop glamping in Moscow and see the city from new heights

Watch as Croatia’s Blue Lake undergoes a stunning transformation

Watch as Croatia’s Blue Lake undergoes a stunning transformation

Mountain retreats

Mountain retreats

Green cities: the 10 most eco-friendly capitals of the New East

Green cities: the 10 most eco-friendly capitals of the New East

The world’s deepest swimming pool is opening in Poland

The world’s deepest swimming pool is opening in Poland

4 super stylish Moscow hotels that won’t break your budget

4 super stylish Moscow hotels that won’t break your budget

Beach life: our guide to the best sand and sea the New East has to offer

Beach life: our guide to the best sand and sea the New East has to offer