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  • Lithuania

    Karaim culture in Trakai

    Less than 30 kms away from Vilnius a really lovely town, called Trakai, is located. It’s easily accesible from the capital and definitely makes a must (half) day trip from Vilnius.…

  • Estonia

    Random facts about Estonia

    My latest trip to Estonia made me realize how little I know about this country and how interesting yet not well known it is. Then, after reading your comments and messages,…

  • Finland

    Neons of Helsinki in pictures

    I must admit I’ve never really notticed neons. For most of my life they were such an obvious, normal part of the world around me that I didn’t even think they…

  • Finland

    Bohemian Helsinki – Kallio

    I remember very clearly my first night in Finland. I was about to spend 5 months in this totally strange country, it was cold and dark and I was slightly frightened.…

  • Estonia

    Alternative Tallinn

    Even if I loved the Old Town in Tallinn big time I kind of felt that there’s more in the Estonian capital than just the beautiful medieval houses and churches. And…

  • Poland

    PÅ‚ock, Poland in pictures

    This post was supposed to appear in here on Sunday, as a part of “Sunday with pictures” serie. But South Africa has the worst internet ever, it either doesn’t work or…

  • Estonia

    Tallinn Old Town in pictures

    Even if my plane landed in Tallinn I left the city right away to visit other cities in Estonia first. But after spending some quality time in Tartu and Parnu it…

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