Cyprus may not be top of your bucket list of places to see in Europe – but this island nation offers up secluded beaches, gorgeous canyons and ancient ruins - and is definitely worth a look.
If you thought heading to Europe for winter sports would break your meagre backpacker budget – then you’re in for a surprise. Central and Eastern Europe boasts a handful of ski resorts offering cheap lift passes and lessons for the beginner skier or snowboarder.
Have you ever heard of Belarus? Nestled in northern Europe between Poland and Lithuania, Belarus is an ex-Soviet country that is growing from strength to strength. If you’re heading to Belarus – most likely you’ll end up in the capital of Minsk to enjoy a cultural, historical and foodie experience.
Sure you’ve been to Italy and Germany and maybe even Poland – but have you ever considered exploring Europe’s Baltic countries? Tucked up in the northern eastern corner of Europe lies three attractive countries featuring vibrant capitals, moody green forests and interesting Soviet history.
If you love hiking, then you MUST visit Georgia. Read on to find out why Georgia is set to be the next big hiking destination.