The coolest hipster meccas to visit in Eastern Europe

With a post-communist and increasingly cosmopolitan vibe and plenty of artistic creavity juxtaposed with historic sites and pockets of conservative attitudes, what was formally known as Eastern Europe has some extraordinary places to visit. Fancy yourself as a bit of hipster? If so, our guest blogger Jules Bukovsky, a traveller and expat with a taste for art, retro cafes and unusual places chooses her favourite places to visit, from old markets to independent film festivals…


Poland has seen a sharp rise in both the native and tourist populations of hipsters, it is the only country that has two of its cities making it onto my list of Eastern European meccas. When visiting the country’s capital city of Warsaw travellers are in for a whole host of cultural delights that would make any indie-loving individuals eyes widen with excitement.

Although the whole city

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