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Why Go?

A living panorama of eastern European history, from the middle ages to the Cold War (and beyond)

A bubbling, unpretentious social life fueled by post-Soviet exuberance

It’s still relatively cheap (watch out for the Euro, coming in 2009)

What To Skip

The Soviet-era city center—best seen from the windows of a taxi or bus

What For:

Arts + Culture, Budget, Nightlife

When To Go:

May, June, September, October


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