Red Tourism: the Ethics and Etiquette of Visiting Communist Sites

RED TOURISM: THE ETHICS AND ETIQUETTE OF VISITING COMMUNIST SITES

Introduction Since deciding to move to Bulgaria, I’ve spent a lot of time traveling to former communist sites and monuments, a form of travel referred to as “Red Tourism.” This year alone, I’ve spent time in Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania, Moldova, Transnistria, Ukraine, and Macedonia, with plans to visit most of the countries from the former … Read more