Showing posts with label hills. Show all posts
Showing posts with label hills. Show all posts

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Gedimino pilies bokštas

Gedimino pilies bokštas (Gediminas' Castle Tower) is one of the most important sights in Lithuania since 1409.
A breathtaking city panorama can be observed from this topmost point of Vilnius.

Monday, May 21, 2012

Air Balloons

Air Balloons flying over you - is a very common thing in Vilnius. Every morning and every evening tens of balloons liftoff from different parts of city.
This picture was taken from Gediminas' Hill Tower, the highest natural spot in Vilnius.

Sunday, May 6, 2012

Three Crosses

Trys kryžiai (Three Crosses) is one of the most important sights in Vilnius, comparable to Jesus Christ statue in Rio. Crosses are located up in the Park hill since 17th century.

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Kalnų Parkas

Kalnų Parkas (Park of Hills) is located between Old Town, Neris river and Uzupis. Sights like Gediminas Tower and Three Crosses (in the centre of photo) are located here.

Friday, March 23, 2012

Ammo Bunkers

During the interwar period Vilnius was incorporated into Poland state. This site beneath National Stadium is the remaining of ammunition storage built by Polish army in 1920s.

Thursday, February 23, 2012

Laimio Kalnas

Laimio Kalnas is a winter ski area inside of Vilnius city. At the same time it is the highest point in town - 235m above sea level.

Thursday, July 7, 2011

Profsąjungų rūmai

Profsąjungų rūmai (Palace of Labour Unions) is an abandoned building located on Tauro hill.