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]
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!
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 
Everything starts with need and curiosity. I needed to dive into a database, were given Microsoft Access and didn’t know how to figure it out. I needed a simple thing, I learned it and applied (thanks Google), but I still … Continue reading Four Steps To Learn a New Skill [SQL]
Here is a painful truth: there’s so much people blaming on Lithuanian food. It seems that Italians are within the most close minded regarding embracing cuisines that are any different from their own and that is sad but most of … Continue reading 3 Awful Things I Have Eaten in Lithuania
Last Tuesday my life was changed forever. The title may sound a little unsettling at this point, but the thing is that my daughter was born and that something funny happened right before her birth. Monday night seemed to be … Continue reading Five Best Places Where to Eat Pizza in Vilnius (2019)