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,… View Post

There are a lot of things to do in Oslo that will cost your shirt (or your first-born, depending on where you bought your shirt). There are also many nice, cheaper things to do as well. You just have to know where to find them. Living as a student in… View Post

Autumn is my favourite season. I absolutely love it when the leaves turn, when the trees get naked, when it gets colder and darker outside, and when the weather gets bipolar. The best feeling in the world is staying inside when the wind is howling and the rain is pounding… View Post

Vilnius, Lithuania is a city with an incredible amount of history. According to the earliest writings it was founded in the 1300s, and centering around Gedimina’s Hill, where the tower and castle was built as the perfect stronghold. Around it the city grew, and the area is now referred to… View Post