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At the moment, we are visiting family around Skoudas. I am very touched by how excited they are to meet us and welcome us to their homes. It is good to see that the lives of all the families have improved significantly since our last visit, but I did not realise how bad Lithuania was hit during the GFC. With the assistance of European Union money, things are ...
... everywhere. They build their nest on top of electricity poles and water towers, anywhere that is high up. Today in the park, we were finally able to get a photo of one of the birds in the nest! Then, on our way to visit another relative, we drove through a village called Saulekai where they had the storks in their nests on virtually every post in the road! I have since been told that they are protected and have now become a pest, eating native birds and even young ...
... It was fantastic, but huge! We were there for several hours and really only saw about half! Skoudas had changed in 10 years - or maybe I have only ever seen it covered in snow! We received a wonderful welcome from Regina and Vytautas and, despite any language barrier, we manage to understand each other very well! Tuesday 22 July 2014 Skoudas is in the North eastern section of Lithuania, near the Baltic Sea. Klaipeda is a the ...
... br> "I don't know!"
"But what kind of music do they play? What's their genre or style..?"
"I don't know!"
"Are they like the Latvian Justin Bieber..? Or rather Justin Timberlake? Or Michael Jackson? Or Nirvana?"
"Nu.. maybe more like Justin Bieber..?"
*15 minutes later*
"This is ab-so-lute-ly nothing like Justin Bieber!!!!"
"It is nice though!"
I was quite surprised to find that almost every single ...
... said they could understand English the guide kept talking to them in Latvian and then explaining again in English to us- she seemed to say a lot more to them though. As we had been there before the tour started we were allowed to dress up in old military uniforms and take pictures! On the way out we also stopped to climb in the amphibious Soviet vehicle. We took the bus back into town and walked along the promenade, stopping to look at the navy ships. Rejoining ...
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