Category Archives: Eastern Europe

22 top places to visit in Europe in March, by travel experts

Landscape with trail looking from Miradouro da Ponta do Sossego in direction of Ponta da Madrugada on a sunny day, Sao Miguel. Viewpoint of Ponta do Sossego. Sao Miguel, Azores, Portugal.

Whether you fancy exploring popular attractions without the crowds of tourists, admiring the turquoise waters and sandy beaches of the Mediterranean in winter sun destinations or soaring down ski slopes, Europe in March has plenty on offer.  European cities are generally quiet in March, making it the ideal time to explore tourist attractions, coastal destinations […]

Things to do in Bansko in winter: Bulgaria’s snow capital!

Wooden chalet, houses and snow mountains landscape panorama in bulgarian ski resort Bansko, Bulgaria

Welcome to the winter capital of Bulgaria! Whether you’re a skiier, snowboarder or someone who just wants to frolic in the snow, Bansko has it all.  It’s one of those places that is nice in the summer months, but as soon as the weather starts to get colder, it becomes completely magical.  With a range […]

Epic Places to Visit in Bulgaria in Winter (& Travel Tips)

Alexandre Nevsky Cathedral in Sofia, Bulgaria winter with snow

Are you visiting Bulgaria in winter? Here’s a list of 12 incredible places to visit and some travel tips! Also known as the land of roses, Bulgaria is a beautiful country with plenty of winter activities.  It boasts of the best ski resorts in this part of Europe, a popular spa culture, cities with a […]

Best Winter City Breaks in Europe: for sun or snow!

Spain

Are you looking for winter city breaks in Europe? This list has some of the best European cities to visit in the cooler months, whether you’re seeking a great festive atmosphere, some winter sun, snowy magic or just plenty of indoor attractions.  There are so many reasons to take a European winter city break. Perhaps […]

You’ll Love These Magical Christmas Markets in Europe

Prague in Christmas time, classical view on snowy roofs in central part of city and the Christmas market at old square at background of Tyn church. Seasonal winter landscape of Prague cityscape.

Are you looking for Christmas markets in Europe? Here are twelve of the best! There’s nothing like a European Christmas. With twinkling lights spanning the cobblestone streets of the country’s capitals and a sense of magic in the atmosphere, visiting Europe in November and December is a completely unique experience.  One of the best ways […]

Best Christmas Markets in Bucharest for Festive Magic

Decorated Christmas tree and lights around the market in Revolution Square in wintertime, Bucharest city of Romania

Are you visiting Romania during the holiday season and are keen to get in the festive spirit? Check out these incredible Christmas markets in Bucharest!  Visiting a Christmas market is one of the easiest and surest ways to get into the holiday spirit. Europe is famous for its festive fairs in November and December, and […]

17 Wonderful Places to Visit in Romania in Winter

Mountain road tunnel entrance

Romania in winter is truly a magical place. Explore the fascinating city of Bucharest, hike around magical mountains, ski down some of Eastern Europe’s best slopes and learn about Romania’s charming culture. Whether you’re a skiier, city slicker, foodie or nature lover, Romania has it all; and many of its tourist spots are great to […]

Incredible Things to do in Bucharest in Winter (full guide!)

The large Parliament Building in Bucharest city in winter. There is a blue sky and snow on the ground.

Are you looking for things to do in Bucharest in winter? The capital city of Romania has plenty of museums, warm indoor attractions, spas and free walking tours. If you are a tourist planning on visiting Bucharest in winter, you have just made a great decision. In the cooler months, the welcomes tourists with a […]