17 12, 2016

Vilnius to Riga

December 17th, 2016|Lithuania, Northern Europe|9 Comments

Vilnius is the capital city of Lithuania and is part of the European Union and Schengen area.  For a tourist Vilnius offers the following points of interest; Vilnius town hall Gates of dawn St Annes church Vilnius castle complex and Gediminas tower (and view of the city) The Hill of Three Crosses (and view of [...]

16 12, 2016

Minsk to Vilnius – Belarus Visa

December 16th, 2016|Belarus, Eastern Europe|9 Comments

Minsk is a the capital city of Belarus, which is located in Europe but not in the European Union, in fact Belarus has closer ties to Russia than Europe.  In Minsk tourists can visit the following points of interest; Minsk city gates Victory square Palace of the republic KGB headquarters Church of Saints Simon and Helena [...]