Lucía González Mantecón

Lucia is The Calvert Journal’s editorial intern. She is studying for a Masters in documentary film at Open City Docs at UCL, where she also got her Bachelors in Anthropology and Eastern European studies. Before moving to London, Lucia lived in Dilijan, Armenia.

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

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

Lose yourself in the healing waters of this Soviet-era sanatorium in remote Kyrgyzstan | The Escapist

Lose yourself in the healing waters of this Soviet-era sanatorium in remote Kyrgyzstan | 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