Warm weather leads to high risk of forest fires in Lithuania

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 14:52
People in Lithuania looking to spend some time out in nature should be advised that, given the recent spate of warm weather, lighting fires can be dangerous.

Bicyclist couple begins 5,000km off-grid tour of Europe by swinging through Lithuania

Saturday, May 28, 2016 08:00
Two years ago, Polish PR and marketing manager Marta Hopfer and French graphic designer Jean-Nicolas Gilles decided they needed a change, and so they planned a 5,000 km, off-the-grid bicycle trip around Europe. Starting from Poland, one of their first stops was in Lithuania, where Marta agreed to talk to the Lithuania Tribune about their adventure and what they had seen so far.

What's on in Lithuania this weekend: Creativity old and newFREE

Friday, May 27, 2016 12:08
There's plenty of cool stuff going in in Lithuania this weekend, including a number of great festivals in Vilnius. Whether you're into ancient sutartinės and folk music, the latest creative tech trends, or just want to relax, there's something for everybody in our small roundup. Have fun!

Czech Republic presents the 'the Heart of Europe' in VilniusFREE

Monday, May 23, 2016 11:45
A series of events on Saturday invited people of Vilnius to get to know the Czech Republic during the Czech Day in the City Hall.

Palanga kicking off summer season with music and fun

Saturday, May 21, 2016 13:03
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As always, much of the chit-chats ahead of Palanga resort’s summer season kick-off this weekend were on the weather during the festival.

Lithuanian lucky charm fails to inspire simple if unspectacular foodFREE

Friday, May 20, 2016 15:55
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It is a traditional Lithuanian folk belief that a horse-shoe hung over the door will bring good fortune, and it is this tradition that Senoji Pasaga (or Old Horse-shoe), a small restaurant facing Vilnius Cathedral, appeals to in its name.

Lithuania has two of the weirdest theme parks in the world (3)FREE

Friday, May 20, 2016 14:53
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International newspapers are starting to collect some of the weirdest and most interesting places in the world for their readers to visit this summer. The Telegraph, a newspaper in the UK, has selected two Lithuanian theme parks for their list of the weirdest theme parks in the world – Grūto Parkas and Išgyvenimo Drama.

The Top 10 things the world doesn’t know about Lithuania (4)

Friday, May 20, 2016 13:25
Lithuania is a uniquely spectacular country and its biggest problem is that the world does not know how great it is. Below are the top 10 things we think you should know about Lithuania that you were probably not aware of.

What's on in Lithuania this weekend: Street Musicians' DayFREE

Friday, May 20, 2016 10:35
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There's plenty to look forward to this weekend no matter what you decide to do, especially if you love music. During Street Musicians' Day, musicians hit the streets throughout Lithuania to delight listeners. There's plenty of other stuff to do this weekend as well. Take a look:

Poll: What is the most beautiful landscape in Lithuania?FREE

Monday, May 16, 2016 16:18
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Last week, we presented our selection of some of the natural wonders of Lithuania. Let us know which of the places you would most like to see with your own eyes or, if you have already visited, left you with the most lasting impression.

The Top 10 most beautiful landscapes in Lithuania (1)

Friday, May 13, 2016 14:49
Spring is here and summer is around the corner, so we're sure that many of our readers will be visiting Lithuania soon. Cities are not for everyone, however - if you want nothing more than to see Lithuania's Baltic coast, expansive forests or shimmering lakes, this list will take you to some of the most beautiful natural landscapes in Lithuania!

What's on in Lithuania this weekend: Local flavours and international tunesFREE

Friday, May 13, 2016 10:42
There's something for everyone in Lithuania's largest cities, from international music to food festivals and fun outdoor activities. Check out the Lithuania Tribune's selection of events below:

Poll: Who is the most important Lithuanian historical figure of all time?FREE

Monday, May 9, 2016 13:43
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Last week, we picked our top 10 most important individuals in Lithuania's millennium-long history. We now ask you, our readers, to let us know who do you think deserves to be at the top of the list.

Picture of the Week: Dunkin' JonasFREE

Friday, May 6, 2016 17:32
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Lithuanian basketballer and Toronto Raptors big man Jonas Valančiūnas stares down three Miami Heat defenders he just blew past to put in a dunk off of a great pass from guard DeMar DeRozan during the NBA playoffs this week.

The Top 10 Lithuanian historical figures of all time (2)

Friday, May 6, 2016 13:14
Lithuania's history is chock-full of legendary leaders and historical heroes that have made Lithuania what it is today. After looking across the span of Lithuania's long and proud history, here is our list of the Top 10 Lithuanian historical figures of all time.

What's on in Lithuania this weekend: Design, tech and musicFREE

Thursday, May 5, 2016 17:29
This weekend, significant annual design and tech festivals will be wrapping up in some of Lithuania's largest cities. If that's not your thing, there are plenty of great musical performances on as well. Take a look!

Booming burger flavours give taste of the States in Vilnius

Thursday, May 5, 2016 12:24
If you're up for a true American-style beef burger in the centre of Vilnius, Boom Burgers is the answer just steps from Vilnius Cathedral Square.

Poll: What is your favourite Lithuanian dish in the world? (1)FREE

Monday, May 2, 2016 12:41
After compiling our top 10 most popular Lithuanian dishes in the world, we now want you, our readers, to let us know which of the following popular Lithuanian dishes make your mouth water the most. What is your number one Lithuanian dish?

Photo of the week: Baltic heritageFREE

Friday, April 29, 2016 17:44
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This week, representatives from seven Baltic countries gathered in Vilnius to prepare a unified tourism project that would unite all of the UNESCO World Heritage sites found throughout these countries. This beautiful skyscape over the Baltic Sea near the Lithuanian town of Nida is just one of the sights one might expect to see when travelling along such a route.

The Top 10 most popular Lithuanian dishes in the world

Friday, April 29, 2016 12:13
Lithuanian cuisine offers a wide variety of dishes to match everyone's tastes - although most are likely to contain meat and potatoes. Here is our selection of the top 10 culinary offerings from Lithuania that Lithuanians enjoy at home and all over the world.