Vilnius

Vilnius Castle

Architectural wonderland Located in southeast of Lithuania is the country’s biggest city and capital Vilnius. Vilnius is a beautiful city surrounded with hills. It hosts over half million inhabitants and has sustained a series of fires and wars in its rich history. The first mentioning of the city goes back to the early 14th century when Duke Gediminas tried to convince many people from Germany to make a life here, promising lower taxes and other perks. Vilnius is nothing short of an architectural museum with many buildings that tell of…

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Klaipėda

Stroll down the memory lane Holding the 3rd place as one of the largest cities of Lithuania, Klaipeda is a city with a rich history that goes well back into the past. It is located on the west coast of Lithuania and has long enjoyed being one of the most important Prussian ports. Actually, the city has long history and was once under Prussian then German and Russian command. In ancient times, Klaipėda was adored for its timber making industry and still today you can see many old buildings that…

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