When someone talks about Eastern Europe, the first thing to come to my mind is its beautiful architecture, the natural landscape, and its diverse culture. It is both thrilling and calming. If you are from the U.S., you’ll love the vibe of the cities of Eastern Europe.
Your trip to Eastern Europe will never be boring, but will be packed with unique experiences. What I love about Eastern Europe the most? Let’s find out!
The Fun-Loving People
Being a foreigner in a new place can be tough, but not if you’re in Eastern Europe. The people of the eastern end might seem a little conservative at first, but once you get through the first interaction, you can gel with them. The people of the region are fun-loving. They like to welcome foreigners with open arms so they can leave with a good experience and lots of fond memories.
Don’t be surprised if you get invited into someone’s home because that’s how the locals’ welcome foreigners. Hospitality is a major part of European culture.
Easy Access to many Beautiful Places
Easter Europe is home to some beautiful countries including Poland, Croatia, Estonia, Slovenia, Montenegro, Hungary, Slovakia, and many more. The great thing about visiting any one of these countries is that you can easily travel to another one without any trouble. The European railway system is quite massive and well connected, providing easy access to all the countries in the region.
When in Eastern Europe, expect to get gastronomically overwhelmed. Due to the diversity in cultures and ethnicities, the region offers some of the most unique dishes. The region is known for its delicious cuisine that is heavily influenced by various cultures. What’s great is that most places offer healthy meals instead of junk. Furthermore, when eating out in Eastern Europe, make sure you are ready to eat more because their portion size is huge.
Traveling to Eastern Europe is an exciting experience, especially because of its breathtaking landscapes. The region is geographically diverse with sea, green hills, mountains, villages, and a lot more. If you want to visit a place where you will get the best of both worlds, it is eastern Europe that you should choose. In winters, this region is covered with heavy snow, resulting in some impressive ski resorts.
If you are an architecture enthusiast or just someone who loves to witness gorgeous old buildings, make sure you visit Eastern Europe. The region’s impressive architecture makes it super interesting to explore. You can just head out and find a beautifully sculpted building to inspire you. That’s how impressive and exciting the architecture of eastern Europe is.
From the Hungarian Parliament Building to the Budzludzha Monument, and Stari Most, there are endless architectural marvels in the region to witness and soothe your eyes.
If you are into exploring culture, history, art, architecture, and natural elements, Eastern Europe is the place you should visit. It is truly a gem.