A number of train stations in Moscow have become home to virtual libraries as part of the A Book for the Road project.
Artist Lesya Pchelka is based in the Belarusian capital of Minsk. Her collages, however, are escapes into surreal worlds of slumber.
The 2016 World Travel Awards have named St Petersburg the World's Leading Cultural City Destination.
Uzbekistan has announced it will grant visa-free travel for citizens of 27 countries. But there's a catch — for 12 of those countries, you must be 55 or over to qualify.
Online retailer Allegro has released a touching advert about a Polish grandfather grappling with English vocabulary just to spend Christmas with his family in London. Heartwarming yet funny, the ad went viral on YouTube and gained more than six million views in just one week.
Russian human rights group Memorial International has fallen foul of Russia's notorious “foreign agents” law, with the organisation now facing a fine.
The European Union has come to an agreement to grant Ukrainian and Georgian citizens visa-free travel.
Are you in your element at formal occasions? Do you know how to avoid the worst dinner party faux pas? There might be just the job for you in the Georgian capital — the mayor's office recently announced that it is looking for someone to train 38 members of staff in table manners.