Friday, July 8, 2016 12:31
Over the course of several months and a number of stages, over 100 members of the Good Food Academy evaluated the food at Lithuanian restaurants to pick a top 10, also taking into account the quality of service, environment and drink menus.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.
Friday, July 8, 2016 12:23
There is a diverse selection of events throughout Lithuania in this week's roundup, but the highlight is a live history festival at Kernavė, one of the most important sites in ancient Lithuanian history. Take a look!To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.
Thursday, July 7, 2016 17:11
Rain with possible thunderstorms are in the forecast for Lithuania in the coming days, but the mercury is expected to rise slightly over the weekend, the country's Hydrometeorological Service said.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.
Friday, July 1, 2016 14:06
Every language in the world is rich with its own hidden meanings and turns of phrase that only native speakers will truly appreciate, and Lithuanian, as one of the oldest languages in the world, is no different. Here we pick the top most fun and outrageous phrases which are used by some Lithuanians every day.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.
Friday, July 1, 2016 11:38
There's an ecelctic mix of events happening throughout Lithuania this weekend, so check out our short list to see if there's anything that catches your eye:
Thursday, June 23, 2016 17:08
Tonight and tomorrow, Lithuanians around the world will be celebrating Joninės (or Rasos), the Lithuanian celebration of the midsummer solstice.
Thursday, June 23, 2016 12:29
The Pagan holiday of Joninės is coming up this weekend in Lithuania. Though Lithuania is a predominantly Catholic nation, it was the last country in Europe to convert to Christianity, and many of its Pagan traditions and customs have survived. Here are 10 great locations in Lithuania to visit that will bring you closer to the old gods!To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.
Friday, June 17, 2016 17:38
Summer temperatures (and the occasional summer thunderstorm) have finally hit Lithuania over the past week or two, meaning that Lithuanians and tourists have been hitting the beaches in droves.
Friday, June 17, 2016 17:07
In Vilnius, there is a street called Butcher Street (Mėsinių gatvė), and on that street there is a restaurant called Le Butcher, and in that restaurant there is a tasty selection of burgers that will make all but the most dedicated vegetarian's mouth water.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.
Friday, June 17, 2016 11:47
Though the Baltic Pride LGBT and equality festival will be the focal point of this weekend in Lithuania, there's plenty of other cool stuff to see and do as well. Take a look at our selection:To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.
Monday, June 13, 2016 14:20
Lithuanians are known for being fond of songs and dancing, so being caught at a party without the words to one of your favourite songs can be a bummer.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.
Friday, June 10, 2016 11:09
There's something for everybody this weekend in Lithuania. Contemporary art festivals, summer DJ festivals, classical music selections, and even something for sports fans. Take a look.
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 14:22
JAV ambasados nuotr.
Lithuanian is a notoriously difficult language to learn, but that didn't stop the staff of the US Embassy in Vilnius from making heroic attempts at conquering a collection of tough Lithuanian tongue-twisters.
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 12:39
A not-for-profit organisation Friendly Vilnius aims to make the Lithuanian capital a welcoming place for people of all nationalities, lifestyles, abilities, and orientations. To achieve this aim, a Friendly Vilnius map was launched, listing 50 open-minded, inclusive businesses across the Lithuanian capital.
Monday, June 6, 2016 13:16
The open-air museum in Rumšiškės, which has provided a number of backdrops for the BBC's six-part costume epic War and Peace, is offering tourists and fans of the series a chance to visit some of the drama's shooting locations.
Friday, June 3, 2016 17:27
President Dalia Grybauskaitė and the rest of Lithuania celebrated International Children's Day on 1 June. While participating in a charity event, however, things seemed to get a bit louder than anticipated.
Friday, June 3, 2016 15:23
Asmeninio albumo nuotr.
There are many things you can only do in Lithuania - or at least it wouldn't be the same if you did it anywhere else. Here's our pick of the top 10 adventures you can indulge in.
Friday, June 3, 2016 14:13
International Children's Day was celebrated on 1 June around the world, and in Lithuania, some parents chose an odd but fun way to celebrate: by throwing a baby race.
Friday, June 3, 2016 11:20
Trakai castle, one of Lithuania's most popular summertime destinations, will be bustling this weekend with swimmers, sunbathers and sailboat racers participating in the Galvė Cup! If you want something a bit more relaxed, however, there are plenty of concerts and music festivals for different tastes kicking off this weekend. Take a look!
Friday, June 3, 2016 09:43
Are you up for a taste of the traditional Lithuanian cuisine, but are not committed enough to finish an entire serving of cepelinai? Head for Pilies Katpėdėlė on Pilies Street in Vilnius.