Exploring Communist Bratislava

 Bratislava is a city with a delightful mix of cultures and one which may take you by surprise. The old town and centre of this compact city is, as you might expect for this region, full of wonderful old and detailed buildings which line the cobbled streets. However communism has left its mark on this

Visiting the Mausoleum of Lenin… A relic of the Soviet Union!

Мавзоле́й Ле́нина or Lenin’s mausoleum has become the quintessential remaining symbol of communist Russia, an arguably outdated relic, it’s controversy and historical importance make it a must see when visiting Moscow.  We took the chance to experience this strange artefact of Russia’s soviet past… Russia may have changed a lot since the days of the Soviet Union, there