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Lithuanian City Turned International Hotbed of Interwar Architecture Art Lithuanian City Turned International Hotbed of Interwar Architecture Art
Cinematic Lithuania: Relive World-Famous Movies and Series Cinematic Lithuania: Relive World-Famous Movies and Series
Ghospitable Lithuania: Spooky Places Where Spirits Wander All Year Round Ghospitable Lithuania: Spooky Places Where Spirits Wander All Year Round

Lithuania introduces some of its spookiest stories of centuries-old manors and castles where a Halloween-like atmosphere is alive all year round.

While countries around the world are searching for ways to safely celebrate Halloween 2020, Lithuania has no such worries. In fact, some of the country's traditions and locally-told tales are already so ghospitable that despite the global pandemic scaring away the spookiest season, Lithuanians seem to enjoy the company of devils, witches and spirits all year round.

Updated procedure for foreign arrivals Updated procedure for foreign arrivals

In line with the recommendations approved by the European Council, the Government of the Republic of Lithuania decided on the criteria to be applied at the national level, based on which all the countries of the European Union would be divided into four groups according to the traffic light principle.

Estonian and Latvian tourist study: travel is motivated by desire to escape familiar environments Estonian and Latvian tourist study: travel is motivated by desire to escape familiar environments

National tourism development agency Lithuania Travel during July and August surveyed more than 700 tourists from Latvia and Estonia and highlighted the most important travel tendencies of this season.

Taste the authentic Lithuania flavours Taste the authentic Lithuania flavours

Gastronomic experiences have become a key component of any trip. An evening in Georgia is unimaginable without a glass of local wine. Italy is famous for its outstanding pizza, while the most emblematic dish in Spain is paella. And it would be simply unforgivable to visit Belgium without trying its chocolate, reputedly the best in the world. So, what enticing flavours can foreign guests expect to discover while visiting Lithuania?

BIZARRE TRAVEL THERAPIES IN LITHUANIA FROM DEER SPA TO AROMATIC HAMMOCKS AND DESTRUCTIVE THERAPY BIZARRE TRAVEL THERAPIES IN LITHUANIA FROM DEER SPA TO AROMATIC HAMMOCKS AND DESTRUCTIVE THERAPY

Regardless where you go, broadening one's horizons actively stimulates the production of serotonin - a happiness hormone. There are places, however, that can have an added benefit, offering a whole culture of wellbeing and natural therapies that can help recover from sudden change in life, stress and anxiety. From forest bathing to deer spa and destructive therapy - Lithuania present some of the most unusual therapeutic experiences in the country to strengthen one's body and soul.

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In the south-eastern part of Lithuania, between the forests and the wetlands, between the sandy hills and the lakes hidden in the woods, live the people of Dzūkija, who can boast of their old traditions, their remarkably preserved neighbourly customs, their love of the environment and all living things, and their mushrooms and berries. The authentic villages grouped together in the woods are an amazing opportunity to go back a century, feel the power of the forest, and immerse yourself in the tranquil, slow life of nature.
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