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World Trip 2006: Day 112 – Trakai, Lithuania & Riga, Latvia

On the way to Latvia in the morning we visited Trakai (Lithuania).   This is the site of a stunning old castle.   The defences of this place are amazing; they had at least 4 different sections they could fall … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 111 – Vilnius, Lithuania

Lithuania is the first of the Baltic States and former republic of the USSR (Belarussia is not Baltic and wants to be a republic again).   The first thing you get from this place is just how much people are … Continue reading

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