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Private Grutas Park Tour: The Park of Soviet Sculptures from Vilnius
"Monumental sculptures and bas-reliefs displayed were erected in majority of Lithuanian cities and towns during the Soviet period.The collection of the museum consists of monumental sculptures and bas-reliefs of ""heroes"" of the Soviet period symboli reflects manipulation of the facts of history and shows the distorted memory of the history.""""Discover a remarkable collection of Soviet-era sculptures on a 6-hour private tour of Grutas Park. As the Lithuanian independence movement toppled Soviet statues across the country many were transported to this 50-acre (20-hectare) garden also known as ‘Stalin’s World.’ Walk between the park’s poignant ‘spheres’ whose themes include totalitarianism
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Private Grutas Park Tour: The Park of Soviet Sculptures
Monumental sculptures and bas-reliefs displayed were erected in majority of Lithuanian cities and towns during the Soviet period."""The collection of the museum consists of monumental sculptures and bas-reliefs of ""heroes"" of the Soviet period symbolizing brutality and absurdity of the Soviet system and occupation reflects manipulation of the facts of history and shows the distorted memory of the history."title=Private+Grutas+Park+Tour+-+The+Park+of+Soviet+Sculptures+Highlights&1=Private+tour+of+Grutas+Park&2=Discover+the+history+behind+Lithuania%27s+sculptures&3=Learn+about+Lithuania+during+the+Soviet+period&4=Explore+many+of+the+parks+Soviet+Sculptures"""Vilnius
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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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More Things to Do in Mazury

Sanctuary at Swieta Lipka

We had tried to visit Swieta Lipka (Holy Lipka) a few times while crossing the Mazury Lake District but had failed to find it until this year. The road layout is very complicated in the area and the...
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evaanna
Sep 30, 2012

Mazury - the beautiful place on the Earth

There are many lakes and rivers, offering splendid conditions for sailing, wind surfing, canoeing, water skiing., and fishing.And such a nice people are living here.Don't forget to visit Mazury in...
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Apr 04, 2011

The village of Krutyn (Cruttinen)

Krutyn is a village in the heart of Mazury situated along the Krutynia Kayak Trail. Here the river is shallow and quite wide and its banks high and pretty steep with many old trees giving welcome...
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Jul 31, 2009

Take a boat trip on the Krutynia

This is a most enjoyable thing to do while visiting Krutyn. The boats are waiting for passengers by the bridge. Their owners are local men who will also entertain you on the trip, telling you about...
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evaanna
Jul 31, 2009

The 'Wolf's Lair' at Gierloz

I cannot say I enjoyed our visit there but some people may find this site interesting. It was here at Wolfsschanze or the Wolf's Lair that Adolf Hitler spent over 850 days starting with 24 June 1941....
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Jul 31, 2009

Teutonic Castle in Ketrzyn

Ketrzyn, a town on the Guber River has a few tourist attractions, but the most interesting is the Gothic Castle of the Teutonic Order constructed in the years 1360-70 but with some later alterations....
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evaanna
Jul 14, 2009
 
 
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Look for the floating islands

Zakret (the bend) is one of three nature reserves around Krutyn. It's a beautiful area of forest and bog with three acidic lakes, at places so overgrown with peat moss and flowers that they form...
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evaanna
Jul 04, 2009

Water-lilies on the Krutynia

White or pink water-lilies can be found on the Krutynia where the water becomes shallow and in sunny, not too overshadowed, places. The yellow nuphars are more common and can be seen all along the...
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Jun 30, 2009

Birds, birds everywhere

While I wouldn't recommend Warsaw to birdwatchers, unless they are studying the behaviour of pigeons and sparrows, Mazury is the ideal area for bird lovers. The rushes and marshlands surrounding the...
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Jun 30, 2009

Graveyard at the Convent, Wojnowo

Don't miss the interesting graveyard of the Old Believers with its Orthodox crosses and decorations. It's a lovely shady place, very pleasant on a hot summer day. Sadly, on your visit to the Convent...
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Jun 30, 2009

The Russian Orthodox Church at Wojnowo

The village of Wojnowo was founded in the first half of the 19th century by Polish and Russian Old Believers. Here they built a wooden molenna - their house of prayer and a convent. The convent...
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Jun 30, 2009

Guzianka Lock

Guzianka Lock is situated a little north of Ruciane-Nida and links Lake Beldany with Lake Guzianka. If you are following the Krutynia kayak trail from Sorkwity to Ruciane, you will have to pass...
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evaanna
Jun 29, 2009

Mikolajki - the sailing capital of Poland

Mikolajki, a town named after St Nicholas, the patron of sailors, lies on the banks of two lakes: Mikolajskie and Talty and is said to be the sailing capital of Poland. It's a lively place with a...
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evaanna
Jun 27, 2009

Teutonic castle at Ryn

Ryn is a small town situated between lakes Rynskie and Olow. A tourist centre popular with sailors, it boasts a former Teutonic castle sitting on a hill overlooking the town. The castle was founded in...
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Jun 27, 2009
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