Vilnius Cathedral

The Cathedral of Vilnius (Lithuanian: Vilniaus Šv. Stanislovo ir Šv. Vladislovo arkikatedra bazilika) is the main Roman Catholic Cathedral of Lithuania. It is situated in Vilnius Old Town, just off C...

Cepelinai

Cepelinai or Didžkukuliai (singular: cepelinas) are a Lithuanian national dish. They are a type of dumpling made from grated and riced potatoes and usually stuffed with minced meat, although sometime...

Klaipeda – Lithuania’s sea gateway to the world

The first mention of Lithuania dates back to the mid-XIII century. The town of Klaipeda was founded in 1252. Klaipeda is a unique Lithuanian city by virtue of its colourful, turbulent and tragic hist...

Trakai – a medieval multicultural city

Trakai is a historic city and lake resort in Lithuania. It lies 28 kilometers west of the capital Vilnius. The name of the town firstly was recorded in 1337 chronicles in German as Tracken and is der...

Vilnius – the capital of Lithuania

Vilnius is the capital of Lithuania, and its largest city, it is located in the southeast part of Lithuania and is the second biggest city of the Baltic States. The city is known for its Old Town of ...

Lithuanian language

Lithuanian is the official state language of Lithuania and is recognized as one of the official languages of the European Union. Lithuanian is a Baltic language, closely related to Latvian, although ...