10 interesting facts about Romania

10 interesting facts about Romania

By Alexandra Jocham, RBI | This time we take a closer look at the unknown sides of Romania. Did you know, for example, that very early fossils of Homo sapiens were found there or that the tallest wooden church in Europe is in the country? We have collected ten facts...
Get to know hidden UNESCO gems in the Czech Republic

Get to know hidden UNESCO gems in the Czech Republic

By Tereza Kaiseršotová, Raiffeisenbank Czech Republic | The UNESCO World Heritage List includes many interesting places and sites around the world. It aims to preserve the heritage and show people interesting and significant pieces of national culture. The Czech...
From the Balkans with love

From the Balkans with love

By Elitza Kavrakova, RBI | If I would ask around the people in Vienna, what they immediately associate with the Balkans, many would say “cevapcici”, “baklava” and most would probably mention their “Yugoslav” or Turkish neighbour or...
Lake Shkodër – A sanctuary for travelers

Lake Shkodër – A sanctuary for travelers

By Tesi Vila, Raiffeisen Bank in Albania |   As summer is in its full effect, I would like to shift your attention to the peaceful and special lake Shkodër, as an alternative to the busy and noisy beaches. Placed between Albania and Montenegro and declared a National...
Unique Czech landscapes and cultural areas

Unique Czech landscapes and cultural areas

By Tereza Kaiseršotová, Raiffeisen Bank in the Czech Republic |  Although the Czech Republic is not one of the biggest countries on the European continent, it is rich in historical and natural beauty. This relatively small country in the heart of Europe has something...