Friday, March 30, 2012

Europa Shopping Center


Prekybos centras Europa (Shopping Center) was opened in Autumn of 2004. This mall has one of the most unique interior designs in Vilnius and it is not legacy from Christmas period :)

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Church of Michael and Constantine

Orthodox Church of St. Michael and St. Constantine (aka Romanov's Church) is located on 27, Basanavičiaus gatvė.
The church was built in 1913 in order to commemorate the 300th anniversary of the Romanov Dynasty, the latest house ruling the Russian Empire

Monday, March 26, 2012

Roofs towards Downtown


Today nothing specials, just another panorama of Vilnius looking from Gostauto towards Downtown.

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, March 15, 2012

Maxima Cashiers


The most richest people in Lithuania are owners of Maxima Group, which owns around 500 retail shops in Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and Bulgaria.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Sigma


Sigma was one of the biggest electronics fabrics in USSR since 1956. Nowadays it is just a real estate with industrial history and nothing more.

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Vilnius sign


Vilnius welcome sign on E28 Road (official European route), which is located between Trakai and Vilnius.

Monday, March 5, 2012

Izba


Izba is one of most popular countryside dwellings in Eastern Europe villages and little towns, including Trakai. Part of my childhood was spent in a similar house in a little Belorussian town named Shklov.

Sunday, March 4, 2012

Konstitucijos prospektas


Konstitucijos prospektas is the widest street in Vilnius I know.

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Lvovo gatvė


Lvovo gatvė, preivosuly was named after Kiev's district Solomianka, hosting many companies and is part of Vilnius Downtown

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.

Monday, February 20, 2012

Tauro Hill in Winter

Spending more time in the same city it is a great opportunity to see the same places during different seasons. Check Tauro Hill in summer. P.S. I remind that all photos on this blog are taken from simple phone camera, so the quality is not always as good as I wish :)

Sunday, February 5, 2012

Friday, February 3, 2012

Stačiatikių cerkvė


Stačiatikių cerkvė (Orthodox Church) next to Zverynas Bridge was built in 1903. It resembles me Orthodox Cathedral in Riga.