Postcard: Vilnius Angels
Eastern Europe

Postcard: Vilnius Angels

Did you know that Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania, is also known as ‘A City of Low Flying Angels’? Why? It’s because the city absolutely…

Postcard: Free Mineral Water in Birštonas
Eastern Europe

Postcard: Free Mineral Water in Birštonas

This little strange-looking shed in a Lithuanian resort town of Birstonas, isn’t really a shed. It’s called ‘biuvete’ from French word ‘buvez’. Basically, it’s a…

Postcard: the Streets of Jerez, Spain
Western Europe

Postcard: the Streets of Jerez, Spain

The streets of Jerez in Spain’s southern region of Andalusia are fascinating to roam about. Somewhat shabby, narrow and mysterious they will lead you to…

Postcard: the Bear of Telsiai, Lithuania
Eastern Europe

Postcard: the Bear of Telsiai, Lithuania

From Telsiai, Lithuania. As a symbol of the town, Telšiai bear can be found in many expected and unexpected places. This one, seemingly, dispenses drinking…

Medieval Corner of Vilnius and City Park
Eastern Europe

Medieval Corner of Vilnius and City Park

If you visit Vilnius, capital of Lithuania, most guides will take you to a small but really beautiful Medieval church of St Anne’s, which has…

Exeter for Foodies and History Buffs
Outside London

Exeter for Foodies and History Buffs

Arriving in Exeter, a southern England city, counting almost 2000 years of history, the first thing a curious visitor needs to do on a crisp winter’s morning is…