Sun kissed: growing up beside Croatia’s glittering Adriatic Sea
Post-Soviet summer: beat the heat at these former Eastern bloc beach resorts
You can find a slice of Mediterranean paradise in Kyiv if you look hard enough
A small wooden church outside Kyiv hides the treasures of a cosmonautics museum
The female gaze behind the Iron Curtain: the brilliant archive of Joanna Helander
Selfie sticks at the Aral Sea: another example of disaster tourism’s self-indulgence?
Photos from a whirlwind trip around Kazakhstan in search of adventure and serenity
Thrifting and teen thrills: photos of Russian youth’s love affair with second-hand clothes
Party at Kyiv’s momentous queer rave, where safety and acceptance come first
Inside the idyllic but deserted ‘American’ suburb on the edge of Ashgabat
Under a cloud: what’s it like to live in the town next door to Chernobyl?
In bloom: see a generation blossom in Latvia’s magical wilderness
One photographer gives herself permission to remember lost love
This eerie scene from a Kyrgyz sanatorium conjures the disquiet of The Shining
One photographer gets up close and personal with Russia’s youth
Amongst post-Soviet decay, a quiet Jewish revival is taking root in Belarus
In a deserted Sofia carpark, a deflated palm tree becomes strangely relatable
Step inside the grandiose Georgian factory that’s been running like clockwork for 86 years
Beyond the glitz: what’s making Nur-Sultan’s kids want to leave the Kazakh capital?