Vilnius: Scene of a Hundred Churches, Scent of a Thousand Women

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KEEP FEELING FASCINATION I’ve been fascinated by Vilnius for years mostly because it sounds like some sort of futuristic domed city on some distant planet only the Starship Enterprise would visit. Or failing that, The Jetsons. The reality is despite the clutch of gleaming modernist new builds over in Snipiskes and the TV tower everything is much more traditional (so just Under the Dome then). That’s not all, while its sister states have cool flags; Estonia’s blue/black and white, Latvia’s maroon and white (like a deeper elongated Austria) this is…read more