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Lithuania
Vilnius
Lo
ca
tion
Total Area
- 65,300 km2
Population
- 2,988,381
HDI
-  0.810
Gini
- 37.6
Government -
Parliamentary republic
Official language-
Lithuanian

What are the flag color meanings of Lithuania
?
The yellow in the flag symbolizes the golden fields of Lithuania.

The green is for its green countrysides.

The red represents all the blood that has been shed for Lithuania.

Lithuanian coat of arms is one of the oldest national coats of arms in Europe.
Did you know?
Kaunas
Klaipeda
Trakai
Largest cities
Vilnius is our
ca
pi
tal
city
In 2009 Vilnius was declared the European Capital of Culture.
The Vilnius old town is one of the oldest and most beautiful in Europe, and it‘s also included in the UNESCO World Heritage List.
Vilnius is the major economic centre of Lithuania and one of the largest financial centre of the Baltic states.

Kaunas
The second largest city in Lithuania.
In the XX century – the temporary capital.
Important cultural and sports centre.
Kaunas is located at the confluence of the two largest Lithuanian rivers, the Nemunas and the Neris, and near the Kaunas Reservoir, the overall largest body of water in Lithuania.
Kaunas is often called the city of museums because of the abundance and variety of them.

Klaipėda is the third largest city in Lithuania.
Country’s commercial port and cruise terminal.
Northernmost ice-free port in the Baltic States.
Guests are welcome to visit Sea Museum and Dolphinarium.
Klaipėda
Coat

of

arms
Vytis (Lithuanian) or The Chaser.


Also you should visit

Trakai

The castles consists of a force work and a palace with a garden surrounded by a defensive wall.
During summer, the Castle garden is often used for spectacular concerts and performances.
The medieval capital of Lithuania built in the XIV century
Kernavė

Kernavė
A small town in the southeastern part of Lithuania.
The first ancient capital of our country.
It's included in the UNESCO World hritage List for it's historical value and archeological findings.
Offers a wide range of events, which introduce the old history and traditions.
The hill of crosses
The hill of crosses

Unforgettable site with thousands of crosses.
Started building in late XIX century.
Many times destroyed, many times rebuilt.
A symbol of Lithuanians nationalism and patriotism.
Palanga
Amber Museum
An exceptional collection of Lithuanian gold - amber.
It displays one of the largest amber pieces in the world - the "stone amber"
The museum's collection of amber comprises about 28.000 pieces of which about 15,000 contain inclusions of insects, spiders or plants.
Resorts
Palanga
The most famous resorts in Lithuania is always full of tourists.
Its symbol - 470 meters of long bridge- a perfect place to watch the sunset.
The main Basanavičius street filled with clubs and cafes in the most attractive place in Palanga.
Neringa
Neringa
Located in the Curosion spit, was included in the UNESCO World Heritage list for its spectacular and unique landscapes.
From one side it is being washed by the the Curosian Lagoon, from another- by the Baltic Sea.
Birštonas
Birštonas
A balneological resort and a spa town in Lithuania situated 30km south of Kaunas in the remarkable Nemunas meanders, surrounded by pine forests.
Offers a huge range of activities in fresh air such as canoeing, tennis, cycling or hot air ballooning.
Many people from Russia, Poland, and Lithuania cities visit sanatoriums for the area's mineral waterand to receive curative mud applications.
Druskininkai
Druskininkai
The oldest resort in Lithuania.
Noted for its high quality mineral waters, bath and mud therapy.
A perfect place to relax and refresh yourself.
Hotels and spas offer a huge range or beauty procedures.
The first water park in Lithuania was opened in Druskininkai.
The Snow Arena is one of the biggest indoor skiing slopes in Europe.

OR maybe you are thinking about studying in...
Na
tio
nal

sport

Basketball is called the second religion in Lithuania.
There are many high-quality inside and outside basketball courts all over Lithuania.
Lithuanian national basketball team has competed in six Olympic games and has won three bronze medals there.
Eurobasket 2011 was held in Lithuania.
Lithuanian coat of arms is one of the oldest national coats of arms in Europe.

Fact!
Near Vilnius is official europe centre.

Fact!!!
By the end of the 14th century Lithuania was the largest state in Europe.
Fact!
Fictional character "Hannibal Lecter" was Lithuanian.
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