10 05, 2017

Irkutsk to Ulaanbaatar – Trans Mongolian Railway

May 10th, 2017|Eastern Europe, Russia|44 Comments

Irkutsk is a city in Siberia, Eastern Russia.  Irkutsk offers the following points of interest for tourists and photographers; Day trips to Lake Baikal (UNESCO World Heritage Site) Day trips to Port Baikal / Listvyanka and the Circum-Baikal Railway Kirov Square and the surrounding buildings churches Moskovskie Vorota Yunosti Island (beach and park) Central Market area and [...]

30 04, 2017

Moscow to Irkutsk – Trans Siberian Railway

April 30th, 2017|Eastern Europe, Russia|60 Comments

Moscow is the capital city of Russia and offers the following points of interest for tourists and photographers; Red Square and The Kremlin Territory Saint Basils Cathedral and the Monument to Minin and Pozharsky Bolshoi Theater Pushkin Museum Lenin's Mausoleum Cathedral of Christ the Saviour Alexander Garden State Historical Museum Kazan Cathedral Tomb of the Unknown [...]

27 04, 2017

Kiev to Moscow

April 27th, 2017|Eastern Europe, Ukraine|24 Comments

Kiev is the capital city of The Ukraine in Eastern Europe which is not part of the EU or Schengen community but most nationalities can enter without a visa.  Kiev offers the following points of interest for tourists and photographers; Kiev Pechersk Lavra (UNESCO world heritage site) Khreshchatyk Street and Maidan Nezalezhnosti Independance Monument Day trip to Chernobyl The [...]

25 04, 2017

Krakow to Kiev

April 25th, 2017|Eastern Europe, Poland|15 Comments

Krakow is a city in southern Poland which is part of the EU and Schenghen community.  Krakow offers the following points of interest for tourists and photographers; Krakow Old Town, UNESCO world heritage site St. Mary's Basilica, Krakow Cloth Hall and the Main Square Horse drawn carriage tours of Krakow Wawel Castle and Cathedral Day [...]

22 04, 2017

Warsaw to Krakow

April 22nd, 2017|Eastern Europe, Poland|25 Comments

Warsaw is the capital city of Poland which is part of the EU and Schengen community.  Warsaw offers the following points of interest for tourists and photographers; Warsaw Old Town (UNESCO world heritage site) Palace of Culture and Science Łazienki Park, Ujazdów Castle, Chopin Statue and Łazienki Palace Warsaw Uprising Museum Royal Castle (UNESCO world [...]

16 12, 2016

Minsk to Vilnius – Belarus Visa

December 16th, 2016|Belarus, Eastern Europe|9 Comments

Minsk is a the capital city of Belarus, which is located in Europe but not in the European Union, in fact Belarus has closer ties to Russia than Europe.  In Minsk tourists can visit the following points of interest;Minsk city gatesVictory squarePalace of the republicKGB headquartersChurch of Saints Simon and HelenaIsle of tearsTroitskoye predmestieHoly spirit church [...]