BEST WESTERN Vilnius
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... interesting, with statues from all shapes and sizes displayed in a green forest environment. What was interesting was the photo of where it actually stood in the May Lenin Squares and an accompanying write up of atrocities performed, especially against Lithuania. Continued on to Vilnius and checked into our hotel and relaxed before heading into town. The cities are starting to blur together now as they all pretty much look the same. All have the old town locale, with town ...
... yet lost. Back in Vilnius we visited St Casimir's church where a sermon was being held during which a lady was singing a hymn beautifully. We set off for the High Castle on one of the two hills in Vilnius; Gediminas Hill. This was a short and gentle walk up the cobbled road and at the top we were rewarded with views across the city. The museum in the High Castle tower was small but at the top there is an observation level which was fantastic. We also ...
... what happened to the front desk lady and she told me that there were buses that ran from Vilnius to Riga throughout the day so I could easily find one so she went to a website and we figured everything out and we booked another bus ticket and left from the bus station and not from a bus stop and then she called a taxi for me and then I was off again. I was so thankful for all of her help! The exciting part was that in the taxi, I understood ...
... Zegna, while the cross streets house restaurants and upscale boutiques offering clothing, home decor, flowers and jewelry. Lots of window boxes, almost hidden courtyards and interesting entryways add yet another layer of charm.
We are no less entranced when, two hours later we walk the same way to Bistro 18, our choice for dinner. The restaurant, #3 on Trip Advisor, ...
... given at every turn, we stopped at the top of a hill giving us a most glorious panorama over the old city center, before dropping back down the hill on the other side to see the "Most ornate Baroque Cathedral in the world," somehow spared by the Soviets, despite the desecrations done to so much of the rest of this lovely, artistic and historically rich city.
Before the tour came to its end, we passed an area known for the artists who have taken over ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet