While Eastern Europe might not have as many yearly visitors as its western counterpart, it is absolutely worth a visit. The region, which includes the Balkan and the Baltic states, has a rich culture and historical significance, and its people are famous for their hospitality. These hidden gems can only stay hidden for so long! For most people, the best news is that most of Eastern Europe is cheap to travel to. Transport, accommodation, and food tend to be less expensive than in Western Europe.