I visited Lithuania and its capital Vilnius for the first time this autumn. I had rather low expectations, as my research and reading on the city in advance had been slim to none. I pictured a grey city with strong hints of Soviet occupation still roaming the streets, and figured…

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It didn’t take very long to discover that Vilnius is an incredibly special city. I carried my camera with me most days, mainly because there was something to see around every corner. That something was usually a church or cathedral – they were everywhere! I noticed a similar trend in…

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Perched upon a hill, near the centre of Old Town, Vilnius you will find a magnificent building – reminding you of something out of an old Disney movie (I’m thinking the Sword in the Stone). According to the legend, Gediminas was a Grand Duke in Lithuania ages and ages ago,…

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