Synopses & Reviews
Useful words and phrases for fun and easy communication in all languages. Eastern Europe was the only destination to record consistent annual growth between 1999-2003. 40.2% expected growth in 2003-2008 in markets such as Bulgaria, Serbia, and Montenegro. Croatia was voted top destination for 2005 by LP staff.
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All the basics you need for short trips and city escapes. Chat, eat, shop, and celebrate your way through the wonders of Eastern Europe.
Small Talk Eastern Europe covers Albanian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Hungarian, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Slovak, and Slovene.
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