Tag: vilnius

  • The Old Town of Vilnius

    written by mantozauras on 2010-03-02 #places
    The Old Town of Vilnius

    Vilnius is well known in Europe of its impressive Old Town. It is not very big but it is one of the oldest medieval old towns in the Northern Europe.

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  • Step by Step LOMO LC-A Anniversary Movie From Lithuania

    written by mantozauras on 2009-12-09 #news
    Step by Step LOMO LC-A Anniversary Movie From Lithuania

    About a month ago the big LOMO LC-A Birthday party took place in Vilnius. But this story is not about that. It is about the movie that presents the LOMO LC-A to all Lithuanians. It is time to spread the Lithuanian Lomo idea all around the world.

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  • Gediminas Castle

    written by mantozauras on 2010-03-01 #places
    Gediminas Castle

    Gediminas castle is one of the most iconic buildings representing Lithuania.

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  • The Museum of Genocide Victims (Vilnius)

    written by mantozauras on 2009-02-24 #places
    The Museum of Genocide Victims (Vilnius)

    This is one of the most interesting museums in Vilnius. It is so unique and breathtaking that I visited it about 4 times and I will go there more and more.

  • Green Bridge (Vilnius)

    written by mantozauras on 2008-10-20 #places
    Green Bridge (Vilnius)

    The Žaliasis Tiltas, or “Green Bridge” is the oldest bridge in Vilnius. This bridge is one of the interesting places to see in Vilnius. It's hard to overlook the four massive Soviet sculptures at its corners. Green Bridge is the only bridge in Vilnius boasting sculptures of any kind.

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  • Soviet Landmark (Vilnius)

    written by jelga on 2008-10-14 #places
    Soviet Landmark (Vilnius)

    Vilnius city center is characterized above all by baroque, Gothic and renaissance constructions so I was really surprised when, from a hill, I saw an impressive soviet looking building standing like a huge vessel on the other side of the river Neris.

  • Palace of Lithuanian Rulers

    written by jogintas on 2008-05-09 #places
    Palace of Lithuanian Rulers

    This story is so hot today, that I just can not pass it without mentioning something about it. The Palace (or Castle) of Lithuanian Rulers (or Monarchs, or Kings). It can be even named the Castle of the Rulers of Lithuania... So no such real name? How can it be?

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  • Vilnius Cathedral

    written by mantozauras on 2008-10-20 #places
    Vilnius Cathedral

    Vilnius Cathedral is the main Roman Catholic Cathedral of Lithuania. It is situated in Vilnius Old Town and it is one of the most attractive places for the tourists. The coronations of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania took place in its predecessors.

  • Castle Street (Vilnius)

    written by jogintas on 2008-05-09 #places
    Castle Street (Vilnius)

    Vilnius is proudly named the European capital of culture in 2009, so this is why I just have to tell you a lot of good things about it. And if starting about the old part of the town, the first place you must see is the old Pilies g-ve (or Castle Street).