At the Young Pioneer Magazine, we like to take travel geekiness to a whole new level when it comes to off-the-beaten-track destinations and political anomalies. One place which absolutely typifies both of these is the Birobidzhan Jewish Autonomous Oblast. The Jewish Autonomous Oblast is located in the Russian Far East, with Birobidzhan being its capital.… Full Story »
Soviet-era cars might not exactly be famous for being “good”, those of us old enough will remember the jokes about Skodas, Ladas and Yugos, but to blanket call all of them shit is somewhat unfair; they created a few gems out east! We’ve taken the time to go through some of the rubbish to deliver… Full Story »
About 11 years ago I first read about Brod when researching a trip to Kosovo. I pretty much had no idea what to expect from there, but a trip was planned regardless. I’ve now been 5 times, and it’s fair to say I quite like the place. Brod is part of Dragas town in Kosovo,… Full Story »
Catherine joins a disparate group of travellers on a thought-provoking journey from Moscow to Minsk.
In the second part of his journey, Alon Winnie takes us on a tour of Pripyat, one of the most infamous ghost cities in the world.