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World Trip 2006: Day 112 – Vilnius to Trakai to Riga, Latvia

Tuesday 18 July 2006 Highlights: Trakai Castle, The moving Hill of Crosses 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 … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 111 – Minsk to Vilnius, Lithuania

Monday 17 July 2006 Highlights: Gediminas Square, St Peter & St Paul Church 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 … Continue reading

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