A guide to the New East

Almaty

What to do in Kazakhstan’s cultural capital

Bucharest fights back

Romania’s protests have died down, but these citizens are still on the march

Off the page

Meet the director bringing Russian literature to life onscreen

Tanks and tulips

A vibrant look at Victory Day celebrations in Minsk

War on Instagram

Merging conflict and everyday life in Christopher Nunn’s photos of Ukraine

Heading east

One photographer’s wild 15,000km ride from Scotland to Mongolia

Letter from Dushanbe

Can Tajik artists rebuild their capital in the aftermath of civil war?

Letter from Siberia

Through sands and mountains in search of a gulag ghost-town

Space travel

Your guide to celebrating Cosmonautics Day in Russia