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Spending the Day at Trakai

Trakai Castle.

Lithuania is a country with rich history, beautiful scenery and Baroque architecture that will undoubtedly soon be a firm fixture on the destination hotlist. The small Eastern European nation joined the EU 10 years ago and is the home to the historic capital city of Vilnius. There are many charms lying within easy reach of […]

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August 10, 2015 by | Comments Off on Spending the Day at Trakai

Five Top Sights in Lithuania

Siauliai Hill of Crosses.

Lithuania’s lovely, small capital of Vilnius has a deliciously photogenic Old Town and many reasons to tempt visitors to explore; but outside the capital there are many more attractions to discover, from remote sandy beaches to bravura Baroque architecture and a UNESCO World Heritage memorial constructed from crucifixes. Here are five top sights in Lithuania, […]

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July 30, 2015 by | Comments Off on Five Top Sights in Lithuania

Exploring Vilnius, Lithuania

Vilnius is the capital of Lithuania, one of the three Baltic States, and is settled just north-east of Poland. It’s is also the second largest city within the Baltic States, and is extremely diverse in population, as it draws permanent residents from Russia, Estonia, Lithuania, Belarus, Ukraine, and many other countries around the world. Not […]

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July 19, 2013 by | 1 Comment