It was a beautiful warm summery evening when, last year, I attended (as a spectator) an event organized to promote Lithuanian culture within foreigners living in Lithuania. Poetic Umbrella (Under Lithuanian Culture and Language Umbrella, to be correct) is an … Continue reading Hacking Lithuanian Through Songs [+ Lyrics Translated]
In March 2017 I couldn’t imagine what Lithuania would have meant to me. I opened a blog in English with the original scope of improving my writing skills. I blogged in Italian many years ago but this time it was … Continue reading Doing the Math: Baol Numbers And How to Make Them [+ Must Be Event ]
I was stuck (we all are, at a certain point). I had joined a level that allowed me to have a colloquial conversation about everyday life, in Lithuanian. At that point I mentally laid down on a couch, turned on … Continue reading Hacking Lithuanian Language Through Podcasts [+ Bonus]
Summer is coming. There are days when Lithuania is hotter than Italy and spring is rapidly exploding all around. In Italy I was mainly eating white bread and kept doing it for a longtime also here. In Lithuania they eat … Continue reading On Rye Bread, Gira and Lithuanian Summer
It’s Easter time! And in Lithuania we do it our way! I was wondering what was like to spend this period of the year in this beautiful country and finally found out the two Easter things that were new or … Continue reading Lithuanian Easter Things!
I always had a crush on weird animals. Blue-footed booby is a marine bird living in tropical islands in the Pacific Ocean. Feet pigmentation (they are blue) comes from their food and it is used as an indicator of the … Continue reading What if Your Feet Are Blue? On Finding Your True Self, Metrics and Sports
Some days ago I posted my article about awful edible things found in Lithuania into Foreigners in Vilnius, a very active Facebook community known practically to every foreigner in the town that has something like 13.334 members. When I opened … Continue reading 3 Very Best Lithuanian Dishes (so far)
The myth behind Vilnius foundation has something more interesting than average. If you look at the map the place where Lithuanian capital is located may look silly. In a blind test, you would probably point in the middle of the … Continue reading What is the Coat of Arms of Vilnius?
Everybody knows I have a crush on French culture. I praise them for their language, secretly hoping they will invade us all one day. If I should pick, like I had a gun on my head, the one and only … Continue reading Two Best Vilnius Bakeries I Always End up Going to 
Ok, I got it, you don’t have time for this. But do you have a couple of minutes? Ok, ok, ok. Just One will be enough! I decided to squeeze here 2 amazing ideas for you to make the most … Continue reading Two Little Things That Have Changed My Mind