Soviet Secrets of Skrunda-1: Latvia’s Last Radar

They used to say that the last Soviet/Russian military personnel left the Baltics in 1994, but their last secret remaining presence stayed until 1998. As a young child visiting Latvia […]

A Crack in the Ice: Navigating Estonia’s Ice Highways

Ice, road trip, and no seatbelts? Sounds like a raucous and reckless adventure from the 1950s. If you’re yearning for an outdoor adventure this year, take a spin on Europe’s […]

The Wild Weird World of Food Museums

Whoever said museums were boring was clearly full of nonsense and hadn’t heard of the wonderful world of food museums! Full of rich (and sometimes creamy) history, these museums showcase […]

A Sea of Stars: World’s Best Places to View Bioluminescent Creatures

Winter darkness have you feeling blue? Bring the light back into your life with these otherworldly destinations that have bioluminescent magic! From the aptly named glowworms, to plankton, fish, and […]