Exploring the north: Guide to Minsk, Belarus

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.

10 experiences you must have in the Baltics

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.

How to see the best of the Pamir Highway in 5 days

When you think about going on a road trip, I bet you don’t think of heading to Tajikistan. But one of the world’s best road trips is in Tajikistan – on the second highest highway in the world! At its highest point, the Pamir Highway reaches 4,655 metres above sea level.