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Private Kaunas and Pazaislis Monastery Tour
"The M.K Ciurlionis Art Gallery and the Devil's Museum are nearby. Philosophical pictures by the Lithuanian artist and composer Mikalojus Konstantinas Ciurlionis (1875-1911) and some rather amusing devils will make your visit to Kaunas really unforgettabl culture and industry.Also you'll visit Pazaislis Monastery of the 18th century. In the last years it became the Center of Culture. Because of its perfect acoustics many concerts take place there in Summer.""""Kaunas is the second largest city in Lithuania and lies within 100 kilometers of Vilnius. It is situated at the confluence of the rivers Nemunas and Neris. Kaunas is charming not only for its historical buildings green parks but it is well known for its museums counted over twenty with all their branches."
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Private Open-Air Folk Life Museum of Rumsiskes Tour from Vilnius
"You can see all four areas of Lithuania as they looked 100 years ago. The museum displays about 80000 exhibits - some of the houses and implements were actually moved here from their original locations.In the summer months you may even see workers in the fields dressed in original costumes and children singing songs while weaving wreaths of flowers. F"""Experience Lithuania’s heritage on a private 6-hour tour of Rumsiskes’ open-air folk life museum and see history come to life in a historic village. Depart from your Vilnius hotel and travel in an air-conditioned minivan with your personal guide. Walk through the museum’s four ‘regions’ which include detailed reconstructions of traditional homes and workshops
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Private Open-Air Folk Life Museum of Rumsiskes Tour
"You can see all four areas of Lithuania as they looked 100 years ago. The museum displays about 80000 exhibits - some of the houses and implements were actually moved here from their original locations.In the summer months you may even see workers in the fields dressed in original costumes and children singing songs while weaving wreaths of flowers"""Situated 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the northwest of Vilnius and 12 miles (20 kilometers) from Kaunas is the Rumsiskes an Open-Air Museum of Lithuanian Folk life located on a 40-acre park."title=Private+Open-Air+Folk+Life+Museum+of+Rumsiskes+Tour+Highlights&1=Private+tour+of+the+Open-air+Museum+of+Lithuanian+Folk+Life&2=Museum+dispays+around+80%2C000+wonderful+exhibits&3=See+people+dressed+in+original+costumes&4=Attend+folk+concerts+and+hol
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More Local Customs in Kedainiai

Common sow-thistles

Excuse, it's rather more Lithuanian than Kedainiai local custom tip.Driving around Lithuania at the beginning of May I saw meadows covered by numerous bright yellow flowers - common sow-thistles...
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Apr 04, 2011

Pyramidal cakes

There was tradition of baking such pyramidal cakes ("sakotis" in Lithuanian, "sekacz" in Polish) as on my picture in Lithuania and north-eastern Poland (Suwalki district). In the past they were baked...
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matcrazy1
Apr 04, 2011

Lithuanian influences in Poland?

Looking at some older houses in Kedainiai I found them very similar to numerous houses in Poland. Just one example on my picture: a red brick house with inscription 1939 on the upper part of its...
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matcrazy1
Jun 24, 2004

Window patterns

There were a few patterns of painting windows and its shutters on old, wooden houses in Kedainai:1. Like on my picture: two contrasting colours of which one was the colour of the whole house,2. In one...
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matcrazy1
May 16, 2004

More and more renovated houses :-)

Walking around the old town I saw a lot of just renovated old houses. And there were next ones renovated. It seems that most (or even all) renovation works started when Lithuania and Kedainai regained...
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matcrazy1
May 16, 2004

A lot of satellite dishes

I noticed many satellite dishes fixed on roofs and by windows of houses in Kedainiai. They looked somewhat strange and out of place especially on old houses in the old town.It seems that they didn't...
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matcrazy1
May 16, 2004
 
 
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What a fishing place!

When I was crossing Nevezis River by a bridge exclusively for pedastrians I noticed fishermen trying to catch fish and sitting on its... cement, supporting piers. Hmm... the top level of the piers (a...
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matcrazy1
May 16, 2004

Mercedes in Kedainiai

I noticed that locals prefered old German cars (especially Mercedes) than old Japanese cars. Why? Well, maybe they were less expensive, maybe they were better for loong use. And as I know Germans used...
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matcrazy1
May 16, 2004

They really worked behind this window!

I turned from the main, renovated street of Kedainiai (Didzioji) to a secondary street and I found out this very neglected building on my picture.Look at this window with partly broken glass and...
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matcrazy1
May 16, 2004

Versandas/porches or sun-parlours?

This is typical apartment building in Kedainiai on my picture. The similar buildings housed a lot of usually very small and poor quality flats/apartments are common in over half of our globe where...
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matcrazy1
May 16, 2004

Soviet Union custom 2

Excuse, it's not at all Kedainai local custom but rather former Soviet Union custom.I found housing districts around the old town of Kedainai. They consisted of apartment buildings with numerous small...
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matcrazy1
May 16, 2004

Women in kerchiefs

I saw quite many local women in kerchiefs on their heads esp. in local churches. It seems that they dressed them when they went to a church, esp. to Russian Orthodox church like these two women -...
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matcrazy1
May 16, 2004

Milk for coffee

Whenever I ordered coffee with milk in Lithuania they gave me the milk in small plastic container (except one restaurant in Vilnius). Sometimes one and I had to ask for more. Luckily they didn't...
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matcrazy1
May 15, 2004

Lithuanian patties

They served thin chicken broth with three hot homemade Lithuanian patties (Sultinys su pyrageliu - 3.50 Lt) in Gildija restaurant in Kedainai. The Lithuanian minced meat patties were of disc shape and...
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matcrazy1
May 15, 2004

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Jonavos gatve 45, Kaunas, Lithuania
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Zemaiciu 31 / Savanoriu 66, Kaunas, 3001, Lithuania
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Donelaicio 27, (formerly Reval Hotel Neris), Kaunas, 3001, Lithuania
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S Daukanto str 21, Kaunas, 3000, Lithuania
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Things to Do Near Kedainiai

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Mykolas Zilinskas Art Museum

This art museum has a nice collection of Italian paintings from the Late Renaissance up to the 18th Century.At this art museum,I saw fine Italian paintings by Santo di Tito("Christ"),Jacopo Palma Il...
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Top 5 Kedainiai Writers

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matcrazy1

"Still undiscovered little pearl of Lithuania"
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Raimix

"Kedainiai - old city in the middle of Lithuania"
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Toshioohsako

"Beautiful design city!"
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