August in Eastern Europe sees the end fo the high travel season. Hot weather prevails so you can still enjoy a summer vacation with plenty of sun and comfortable evenings if you choose to travel during this month.
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Prague, as a musical city, showcases its festival of Italian operas during the month of August. If you're not into opera, enjoy a relaxing meal on Old Town Square and watch the flow of tourists near the Astronomical Clock or the Jan Hus monument as summer dies down.
A classical music festival is the star of Bratislava's August calendar. Also take advantage of the events scheduled for the Cultural Summer Festival, which continues into September.
The Sziget Festival, one of Europe's most anticipated music festivals, takes place in Budapest in August, and the Summer Festival on Margaret Island comes to a close.
Organ music, classical concerts, and tango dance enliven the Polish capital city during August.
Food festivals, music festival, all the usual summertime perks await visitors to Krakow during August.