Travel

Inspiration

Eat, drink, read, and party at the bookshop cafe at the heart of Pristina’s art scene | The Escapist

Eat, drink, read, and party at the bookshop cafe at the heart of Pristina’s art scene | The Escapist

Dine near the Dnipro at Mishi Blyahera, the restaurant reinventing Ukrainian gastronomy | The Escapist

Dine near the Dnipro at Mishi Blyahera, the restaurant reinventing Ukrainian gastronomy | The Escapist

Enjoy the bare, concrete beauty of Moss Hotel, where nature meets fine art | The Escapist

Enjoy the bare, concrete beauty of Moss Hotel, where nature meets fine art | The Escapist

Visit an eccentric underground museum in Timişoara modelled on a typical household in socialist Romania | The Escapist 

Visit an eccentric underground museum in Timişoara modelled on a typical household in socialist Romania | The Escapist 

Deep in the Siberian forest, this ancient rock formation has become free climbers' best kept secret | The Escapist

Deep in the Siberian forest, this ancient rock formation has become free climbers’ best kept secret | The Escapist

Inspiration

Eat, drink, read, and party at the bookshop cafe at the heart of Pristina’s art scene | The Escapist

Eat, drink, read, and party at the bookshop cafe at the heart of Pristina’s art scene | The Escapist

Dine near the Dnipro at Mishi Blyahera, the restaurant reinventing Ukrainian gastronomy | The Escapist

Dine near the Dnipro at Mishi Blyahera, the restaurant reinventing Ukrainian gastronomy | The Escapist

Enjoy the bare, concrete beauty of Moss Hotel, where nature meets fine art | The Escapist

Enjoy the bare, concrete beauty of Moss Hotel, where nature meets fine art | The Escapist

Visit an eccentric underground museum in Timişoara modelled on a typical household in socialist Romania | The Escapist 

Visit an eccentric underground museum in Timişoara modelled on a typical household in socialist Romania | The Escapist 

Deep in the Siberian forest, this ancient rock formation has become free climbers' best kept secret | The Escapist

Deep in the Siberian forest, this ancient rock formation has become free climbers’ best kept secret | The Escapist

Travel Writing

Letter from the Pamirs: dreaming of an impossible garden in Tajikistan’s mountainous hinterland

Letter from the Pamirs: dreaming of an impossible garden in Tajikistan’s mountainous hinterland

How football brought Moldova and Transnistria together, despite 27 years of frozen conflict

How football brought Moldova and Transnistria together, despite 27 years of frozen conflict

Letter from Saaremaa: how a former Soviet military base is thriving as an untouched oasis for nature

Letter from Saaremaa: how a former Soviet military base is thriving as an untouched oasis for nature

5 minute guide to Plovdiv: ancient history with modern charm in Bulgaria’s second city

5 minute guide to Plovdiv: ancient history with modern charm in Bulgaria’s second city

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

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

Explore

Top cities

Tbilisi

Tbilisi

Budapest

Budapest

Kiev

Kiev

Moscow

Moscow

St Petersburg

St Petersburg

Top cities

Moscow

Moscow

St Petersburg

St Petersburg

Tbilisi

Tbilisi

Budapest

Budapest

Kiev

Kiev

Travel Writing

Into the Zone: 4 days inside Chernobyl’s secretive ‘stalker’ subculture

Into the Zone: 4 days inside Chernobyl’s secretive ‘stalker’ subculture

Letter from Herzegovina: daredevil diving and painful history in a modern Bosnia on the edge

Letter from Herzegovina: daredevil diving and painful history in a modern Bosnia on the edge

5 minute guide to Prague: indulgent cakes and Cubist design in the ever-popular Czech capital

5 minute guide to Prague: indulgent cakes and Cubist design in the ever-popular Czech capital

5 minute guide to Bukhara: Sufi saints and echoes of Persia in Uzbekistan’s historic heart

5 minute guide to Bukhara: Sufi saints and echoes of Persia in Uzbekistan’s historic heart

5 minute guide to Nur-Sultan: eat, drink, and party in Kazakhstan’s newly-renamed capital

5 minute guide to Nur-Sultan: eat, drink, and party in Kazakhstan’s newly-renamed capital