Erik's Adventure Through Socialist Orgies and Post Communism Lands
About this blog
I've been having an itch to travel in Europe for quite some time, but it seemed like every chance I got it was somehow thwarted. I finally decided to just buy my ticket once and for all, get on the plane, and let the rest handle itself. This journey took me into Eastern Europe where my family hails from and I was looking for an experience of a lifetime.
Apparently that experience means missed trains, nation wide transit strikes, transportation disasters, communication difficulties, crooked cops, bribes, and the joy of stomach illnesses.
But then there was the delicious beer, the curious and funny people, the great food, the magnificent culture, and the always present music festivals that found a way to get your feet moving.
I didn't know what to expect when starting this journey, but I was soon to find out...