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... down the roof. Guess what! See the photo of him standing on a chair to retrieve it. Idiots abroad!.
We think we are the only British on this tour.There are 30 in total. The majority appear to be from Australia but the seating system in the bus means that we are not socialising as easily as we did on the China trip. It'll come though.
On to Riga tomorrow
... br> On our return to Vilnius, we went for lunch. The guide map we had, described a restaurant as being dirty, grotty and dusty. It said the food was good, so we went there anyway. It was actually really nice inside and the food was delicious, a good gamble we took. We ate cepelinai (potato dumplings with meat filling), borscht (beetroot soup) and fried garlic bread. We drank a local drink called Kvass.
After lunch, we went for a walk around the old ...
... On each table there was home made bread, which the owners make themselves every morning. A petite older woman was sitting behind the bar watching the news, and I asked her if she had a menu in English. I wasn't expecting much because I was fairly removed from the bustling part of the city so it would be fair to say no. She went to the back and got her daughter, the owner, who tried to speak to me in English, but at the site of a man entering the cafe behind me, both ...
... were imprisoned and interrogated, there is also a cell where death sentences were carried out. Exhibitions at the Museum of Genocide Victims look at the history of the Soviet occupation and the activities of the Soviet secret service. There are also exhibitions on the armed and unarmed anti-Soviet resistance, and those Lithuanian people who were sent to the Gulags and exiled to the remotest parts of the Soviet Union.
A morning walk around the old town of Kaunas visiting 17th century buildings, the old monestary and learning more history!. After leaving Kaunas we headed to Trakai and the beautiful red brick castle built on an island on the lake. We visited the museums in the castle ...
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- Swimming pool