A guide to the New East

Making waves

Meet the director whose heartbreaking vision of modern Bulgaria is stunning critics

Letter from Ibiza

Can a new generation of New East DJs save the White Isle?

Opinion

London’s nightlife is dying. We should look to eastern Europe for the future of clubbing

Exposure

New East Photo Prize shortlist announced

The mighty have fallen

Toppling statues in the name of decommunisation

The farthest shore

Peaceful scenes from Primorsky Krai, Russia’s crossroads with China

Island getaways

Ten New East paradises you’ll want to escape to right now

Where to stay

Explore our edit of amazing hotels and hostels across the New East

Burnt by the sun

A journey into Chuvashia, Russia’s hop-growing heartland

Siren song

Warsaw meets Tokyo in this fiery female-led tale of seduction

Take hip

Yung Acid invite you on a lo-fi night out in Moscow

Badlands

Alexander Epikhov’s short is a hauntingly dark dream you cannot wake from

Where to stay

Explore our edit of amazing hotels and hostels across the New East

Creative cities 2016

Meet the new generation of Russian innovators

Post-internet art

Introducing a born-digital generation of artists from the new east
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