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Medical Tourism

Medical Tourism

Attain high-quality healthcare at a discount with medical travel to Eastern European for dental implants, laser surgery, cosmetic and plastic surgery, as well as physiotherapy at Russian medical spas and health resorts. Below are just a few ideas for medical tourism in Russia, Ukraine and nations of the former Soviet Union.

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Workshops & Study

Workshops & Study

Below are some sample trip ideas to Eastern Europe, Central Asia and the Caucasus for those who want to combine travel with learning new skills like language, cooking, photography, dance, fine arts and more.

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Fine Arts & Architecture

Fine Arts & Architecture

Enthusiasts of fine arts and architecture have a plethora of options when planning a trip to nations of the former Soviet Union. World famous galleries and UNESCO World Heritage Sites are littered throughout Eastern Europe, Central Asia and the Caucasus – offering a wide variety of exhibits and sites to visit. Eastern Europe is predominately a mix of Russian...

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Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Performing arts in Russia, Ukraine and nations of the former Soviet Union have earned an esteemed reputation around the world. From renowned classical music, ballet, opera and folk dance, to celebrated playwrights, composers, directors, singers and dancers, many Soviet and Post-Soviet names are synonymous with excellence in music, dance and theater. And to give...

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Food & Wine

Food & Wine

One of the best ways to explore the culture and traditions of a Post-Soviet nations is through food and wine. Within each country lies a bounty of gastronomic delights. An exploration of food and wine throughout Eastern Europe, Central Asia and the Caucasus is an eye opener to the pleasure and wholesomeness of local food culture (something that is endangered in the...

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Events & Festivals

Events & Festivals

Discover local culture by attending events and festivals throughout Eastern Europe, Central Asia and the Caucasus. Shop for traditional Ukrainian handicrafts at the “Sorochinsky Fair”, marvel in the performing arts at St. Petersburg’s “White Nights Festival”, enjoy Moldovan wines and liquors at Chisinau’s “Wine Day”, revel in food, wine, folk song and...

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Military History

Military History

Military history enthusiasts can find a myriad of attractions throughout Eastern Europe, Central Asia and the Caucasus. Famous battlefields, fortifications and military museums throughout the former Soviet Union tell the history of conflict from the medieval era of Kievan Rus’, to the Russian Empire, to the volatile 20th century. And for the more adventurous...

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UNESCO World Heritage Sites

UNESCO World Heritage Sites

A fun way to explore former Soviet nations is see how many UNESCO World Heritage Sites you can visit. Depending on your time constrains and how you plan your route, its possible to check off a half dozen or more cultural and natural sites on a single trip. But due to the expansiveness of Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia, many World Heritage Sites are...

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Ecotourism

Ecotourism

Some of the most remote, untouched ecosystems in the world can be found in Russia and nations of the former Soviet Union. And you don’t even have to travel to far-off nature reserves in the Taiga, Eurasian Steppes, or Russian Far East to get away and enjoy peace and solitude. Sparsely inhabited, eco friendly retreats lie right in Europe’s backyard – in...

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Outdoor Adventure

Outdoor Adventure

Outdoor adventure opportunities – skiing, hiking, trekking, biking, rafting, climbing, hunting and fishing – abound in Russia and nations of the former Soviet Union. Covering approximately one sixth of the earth’s land surface – from the Baltic Sea in the West, to the Pacific Ocean in the East, to the Black and Caspian Seas in the Southwest – you...

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